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The student-run magazine of San Francisco State University

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The student-run magazine of San Francisco State University

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Tommy Netzband talks in front of the former home of cult leader Jim Jones
during his Haunted Haight Walking Tour in San Francisco, Calif. on Oct. 7, 2023. (Neal Wong/Xpress Magazine)

For The Thrill of It

Sydney Williams, Social Media Editor
October 30, 2023

Standing in the middle of Buena Vista Park, a small crowd listens to static transmitting from the small electromagnetic field transmitter. They wait, hoping for something to try and contact them from the...

Ten Things Not to Do on Halloween

Alec Fernandes
October 31, 2014

San Francisco has lots of frightful fun happening all over the city this Halloween. But even though there are many events to choose from, here is a list of ten things to avoid doing tonight: 1....

Talking Dead with the Walking Dead

Michael Leri
October 30, 2014

It had been years since the outbreak. I had not seen an episode of It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia since the start of the apocalypse. Mac had just lost his "mass" and Frank did not want to do the...

Top Ten Scariest Video Games

Michael Leri
October 29, 2014

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BQbYuxblI1E I am not too much of a horror movie buff. Jason Vorhees is merely a retired hockey goalie that hates horny teenagers, from what I have heard and Freddy Krueger,...

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly: Halloween Candy Edition

Tami Benedict
October 28, 2014

Halloween is only a few days away, and soon we are going to stuff our faces with our favorite Halloween candy. But what are the best and worst candies to sink your teeth into? Well, I am here to help...

Beats n’ Stuff #4: 47 sounds from a haunted house

Caty McCarthy
October 28, 2014

Boo! It is almost the spookiest day of the year (Halloween!!!), and if you are still pining over whatever you are going to dress up as to your PBR-stocked parties, then I have created the perfect...

Do you like to be scared?

Janelle Moncada
October 27, 2014

At this time of year, the level of fear among thrillseekers is heightened as horror movies and haunted houses begin to appear. As Halloween approaches, creatures of the supernatural - like ghosts and...

Seven things to do for Halloween in the Bay Area

Catherine Uy
October 27, 2014

  ’Tis the season for horror movies, costume parties, and pumpkin patches. With just four days until Halloween, here is a round up of the best events the Bay Area has to offer, from ghost...

Chris Sanchez poses as a sugar skull for his Halloween costume on a budget. Used on Sanchez was white and black cream makeup, blue and gold pigments, a painters palette, and brushes. All together this Halloween look costs around $10 - $15 while looking at different prices and bargins among Target, Walgrees, and Spirit Halloween. Photo by Virginia Tieman / Xpress

Halloween Round-up: 4 Makeup Costumes That Won’t Hurt Your Bank

Agnes Mogstad
October 28, 2013

Written by Mariana Barrera Photos by Virginia Tieman Still trying to decide what to be on Halloween? Halloween is just around the corner, and sometimes coming up with a costume idea at the last...

Halloween Costumes For a Broke College Student

Xpress Mag Staff
October 28, 2013

Written by Macy Williams & Sarah Todd Photos by John Ornelas Had midterms last week? If so, we know for a fact that you haven’t even thought about a Halloween costume. The festivities are just...

Steven Benitez (right) carry a box to complete a mission during the Humans vs. Zombies season 3 opener, Return to Night, Oct. 23, 2013. Photo by Tony Santos / Xpress

SFSU Humans vs. Zombies Celebrates its Season Three opening

Agnes Mogstad
October 28, 2013

Written by Justice Boles Photos by Tony Santos Zombies. Walking corpses that feed on the flesh of the living. These undead monsters have been used to symbolize basic primal fears like death and...

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