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In hindsight, Halloween is a terrible night for a reunion...

An Acquired Taste

It's Halloween! As Neopians scurry around Haunted Woods going door-to-door asking for treats, let us take a closer look at ten spooky foods that leave us wondering: "What is even in this!?" It is a known fact that Haunted Woods is famous for many things including (but not limited to!) the Brain Tree, the Esophagor, and the Spooky Food Shop. On any given day, the Spooky Food Shop has its shelves filled to the brim with a variety of pretty spooky treats. But even "spooky" has different levels. Take the mildly...

Last Minute Style

Happy Halloween! The night of fright is finally upon us. By the time this edition of the Neopian Times finds its way into the majority of paws it's likely most Neopets will be dressed for their Halloween festivities. These Neopets may have spent weeks searching out and saving up for the perfect outfit. They've waited anxiously for this night for a long time and well prepared. This article is not for those Neopets; this article is for Neopians who want to engage in Halloween activities but haven't had the time...

Having A Spooky Halloween without Trick-or-Treating

We all want to take a break from the usual sometimes. Maybe you feel like you're too old for trick or treating (pah! As if!), or perhaps you're just tired of the sometimes stale tradition. That's alright - sometimes taking a break is all you need to reinvigorate your love for the spooky season! To help you get in touch with your inner ghoul in a way that doesn't involve...

Other Stories
"Little Red With a Rhubarb Pie" by the_lady_j and dark_angel_ds
There was a sweet little Usul named Gilly who always wore her favorite cape of red velvet. She was much liked by everybody -- or, perhaps, it was more accurate to say that she liked everyone, no matter what dubious background or dangerous appearance they might possess. But nobody quite knew what to make of her...

"The Way Out" by liouchan
The Xweetok shrank inside her little nook, her fluffy tail wrapped around her quivering body. The scraping moved around the doors as if searching for a way in, slamming against the wood every now and then. Sophia could only stare at the tiny crevice between the two panels, hoping not to see anything through it. "Soph?" The voice was right outside the door, too. "Are you in there?"

"Halloween's Moon: Toshu's Dark Secret" by star_mama_408
Suyun had managed to get into the costume. She turned to face her reflection in the mirror. Twisting and turning, she examined herself from head to toe making sure there were no loose ends. Suyun began posing, flashing her cutest looks at herself and sighing with each pose. "Ah, yes, perfect," she said, smiling. "I'll certainly get tons of sweet candy..."

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Tales From Elysian Fields: The Plot Hole
"She's always with him — the Strange Techo Doctor. I don't like him, Uncle Grosvenor. I don't like him one bit."

by bug0704


Costume Wars: Part Two
"Where'd they go?" Hannah sighed in defeat as the three came to rest in front of three poorly dressed and poorly posed mannequins. "They couldn't have gone very far!"

by melina322


Miss Elizabeth
"And I've never shopped there since. Prigpants & Swolthy have messed up hems not once, but twice! An absolute crime!"

by crazy_4_sushi


Children of the Lonely Stars: Part Nine
"Heave-and-ho and turn the wheel,

Hull of iron and sails of steel,

Shining bright in the frozen night,

On to find the morning!"

by saphira_27


Janet and Jane: The Case of the Missing - Part Four
"How about we go down this way?" the alien Aisha asked.

Jane and I looked down the stairwell. We were unsure if we should go down there. It seemed pretty dark.

by chasing_stars44

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