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This year has been weird and sometimes scary. People all over the world were stuck at home with lots of extra free time and we’ve all dealt with it as best we can.

For 138 hours over the course of 12 days in April 2020, John LaFlamboy, Owner and Producer of Zombie Army Productions and HellsGate Haunted House, sank DEEP into a LEGO shaped hole. Washing and sorting tens of thousands of pieces by hand, LEGOs entirely from his pre-existing personal collection! He re-created, completely from memory (seriously he didn’t even have to call Kyle for specs or nothin’!) a scale replica of HellsGate Haunted House, where 1’ = 1 block.

The results are remarkable, even though the process was… inconvenient for others stuck in quarantine with him and his madness.


Days of the Living Dead | Season 2019 Episode 2 | Mystery Soup: “Building” HellsGate

  • Posted by Chad Savage in Season 2019 on September 21st, 2019

The pressure is on right out of the gate in 2019 as HellsGate Haunted House prepares to be the headliner of the Midwest Haunters Convention 2019 Haunted House Tour… in June! With only a few months to execute the seasonal build so it’s ready for the tour, and with a MASSIVE number of props on hand thanks to a prop company’s Going Out of Business Sale, John changes up his approach. Instead of conceiving rooms and buying the props to bring them to life, it becomes like a cooking show – take all these ingredients and turn them into something amazing! Top it all off with finishing touches from TransWorld’s Halloween & Attractions Show and HellsGate’s dressed to impress at MHC and during the upcoming Halloween Season! #MysterySoup2019

 
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Days of the Living Dead, a reality web series that takes you backstage at one of Chicago’s top haunted houses. From Yokai Films, sponsored by Froggy’s Fog and featuring Zombie Army Productions.

WASTED at Legacy Adventure Park

  • Posted by Chad Savage in Season 2019 on June 25th, 2019

The Zombie Army opened Legacy Adventure Park to rousing success in 2018; now, in the spring of 2019, they’ve challenged themselves to build WASTELAND, a post apocalyptic paintball field like nothing the sport has ever seen. Up against a winter that overstayed its welcome, can the crew (with the help of Kenny’s sweet dance moves) get the new field ready in time for opening day? Watch to find out!


Adding Atmospheric Magic with Tater and Froggy’s Fog | #DOTLD 2019E0A Days of the Living Dead

  • Posted by Chad Savage in Season 2019 on March 11th, 2019

Tater from Days of the Living Dead’s sponsor Froggy’s Fog drops by to help John add some atmospheric magic & general awesomeness to the Dragon Caves at HellsGate Haunted House. #LazyPod


Days of the Living Dead 2018 Episode 7: Opening Night!

  • Posted by Chad Savage in Season 2018 on October 24th, 2018

It’s opening night at Statesville Haunted Prison & HellsGate Haunted House. The cast is excited and spirits are high despite continuing technical problems at Statesville and a surprising number of actor no-shows. The show must go on, though – watch Kyle and John rally the Zombie Army troops at each attraction for the first night of the 2018 season! FEED THE BEAST!

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Days of the Living Dead, a reality web series that takes you backstage at two of Chicago’s top haunted houses: HellsGate Haunted House & Statesville Haunted Prison. From Yokai Films, sponsored by Froggy’s Fog and featuring Zombie Army Productions.


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