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All 2009 Visitor Reviews Submitted by chainlink

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19 out of 33 people thought this review was helpful.
Event Reviewed: Eleventh Hour Haunted Houses (Elk Grove Village, Illinois)
Reviewed by: chainlink   (Event Visited: 10/03/09 @ 8:30 pm)
Review Posted: 10/06/09
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Scare Factor: High | Atmosphere: Very Good
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Visibility/Location: same location in previouse years bertholds garden center off of devon ave. visibility is really good me sigs and right off devon

Wait Entertainment: there where a few actors entertaining the line whem there was a line this was there opening weekend so not t many actors

Length of Event: 30 min depending how fast your grup walks

Actor Performance: actor performance was awsome. like i said this was there opening weekend and there actor from 11th hour to intensity were very in your face and ethusiastic,

Patron Flow Inside Attraction: patron flow was awsome till we got to the the last huse its a dark maze threrw the whole house s we expected to run into a group get lost easily

Appropriate Ages: 13+

Props / Special FX: there where alot of new props and sfx this year excpeically in there new attraction catacombs very realistic the walls the smeel very awsme

Costumes / Make-up: eleventh hour always does god in this catagory. there makeup and costumes fit there scenes. te make up i really liek was a actor wearing white torn up shirt and jeans great makup scary looking and the guy in the first room very great makup

Summary: overall i think eleventh hour stepped it up this year been going to this house past 4 years and every year this house gets better and better. this year they added a additional attraction catacombs and this attraction is realistic and vortex back i saw but shrt thing was not enoough actors in catacombs but great sfx.in eleventh hour the scene that made me jump was the girl in the bedrom very creepy awsome job. and intensity one of my fav house only thing was not enough actr in there but what actors where in there where amazing and very ethusiastic. u have to crwl this year but tha actors in there popping out with flashlights but very in your face interaction very awsome but only other thing was it seem like the same actor poping out it was a actor with a white bloody torn shirt it seemed he was all over place poping outat the right time scared the crap out of some girl in my group but all the actors and crew of eleventh hour i giv eu two thumbsup deff a top 5 haunt this year good luck rest of year

26 out of 70 people thought this review was helpful.
Event Reviewed: X-treme Hauntings Haunted House (Fox Lake, Illinois)
Reviewed by: chainlink   (Event Visited: Before Oct. 1st @ 11:30 pm)
Review Posted: 09/28/09
Overall Score:
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Scare Factor: High | Atmosphere: Very Good
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Visibility/Location: hard to find if u didnt know the area very well

Wait Entertainment: no wait entertainment cause we got there right when it closed exceptable but the entrance to it looked like a house or cabin an du walking threw like a rain shower was awsoem

Length of Event: 25 -30 min

Actor Performance: actor performance was OMG awsome and excellent. actors where awsome ethusiastic and all in your face interactin very very creepy

Patron Flow Inside Attraction: when we went it was dead they sent a group of two in at a time s the whoel group can face the scare not jus tone r tw the whle grou which is awsome

Appropriate Ages: 13+

Props / Special FX: props and special efect where awsome the propls and roms and and everythign was looking real even when u get int a rom with a dead body r rtten food it smelled liek rtten food veyr realistic awsome

Costumes / Make-up: costume and make up of charecters very excellent they all fit in well with there sense and theme f the house

Summary: overall excellent excellent house i never have been threw this house befr s i gt a grup of 10 of my friend to g there and what i an say is i dnt et scared easily buit i jumped and got startled alot verall amazing huse actors awsem and what they do roms awsoem design. i like the room with the pitch black actr make nised very creep the girl i was with freaked, and the clown room when they send u to a door when it was dark then lights came on the clwn in yur face that scare dme overall great house i recmnd this hus ebe in top three haunt this year keep up the good wrk guys have a rest or a great year

5 out of 17 people thought this review was helpful.
Event Reviewed: Statesville Haunted Prison (Crest Hill, Illinois)
Reviewed by: chainlink   (Event Visited: 10/25/09 @ 7:45 pm)
Review Posted: 10/27/09
Overall Score:
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Scare Factor: Very Low | Atmosphere: Very Good
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Visibility/Location: visibility and location good same lcatin for many year they hav a huge pumpking and a lighted sign that says statesville haunted prison open tnight located right of weber road

Wait Entertainment: wait entertainment was pretty awsome the atmosphere like a prison the actors dressed up as dead swat and cops made the scence and atmosphere a prison liek feel awsome and a few pepel in straight jacket ourside awsome feeling but two much swearing excpecially for the little kids who went in my group swearing to peple in frnt of them i think very rude

Length of Event: statesville-10 min 
city of the dead- 5 to 6 min

Actor Performance: statesville- the actor performance were amazing so into there roles and very prison like acting awsome 
 
City of the Dead- the actors here were okay alot of them broke characters with huest in the room kind of dissapointing  
 

Patron Flow Inside Attraction: the patron flow was kind of bad they sent to many people in at a tiem at to fast half of my group didnt even keep scared caus ethey sent to many people in at a time to quick in both attractions need to work on thei category big time

Appropriate Ages: 10+

Props / Special FX: props and special effect kick a@@ (censored) did sa great job in thei category very life like props and the cells very awsome

Costumes / Make-up: costumes and make up also very god detailed with there rooms and scences very awsoem but ne rom very wierd smeeled like chocolatol where a guy was suppose to be eatign blod but it was chocolate lol

Summary: overall statesville this year wasnt what i expected i didnt go to this hautne dlast year but two years ago it was alot better then then now and 30 dollars alot of money thenly good things was the atmosphere was awsoem and soem actors actign where awsome. but they need to cut dwn on the swearign on rudeness in my group alot of yung kids and them still swearign very bad but overal okay haunt

4 out of 24 people thought this review was helpful.
Event Reviewed: Dungeon of Doom Haunted House (Zion, Illinois)
Reviewed by: chainlink   (Event Visited: Before Oct. 1st @ 8:15 pm)
Review Posted: 09/28/09
Overall Score:
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Scare Factor: Medium | Atmosphere: Very Good
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Visibility/Location: its was hard to find only when u got clser there were sigsn but if u dont knwo where you are goign poss will get lost

Wait Entertainment: wait entertainment was cool there where a few actors utside entertaining the crowd gettign them ready for the haunt, in the waitjng room awsome effects and design actrs nt very interactive but great makeup

Length of Event: 20-25 min depend how your group goes

Actor Performance: actor performance was very energetic some of the actors where hyper and scary i dont get scared easily but they only times i jumped was in the barrel room that actr was very in your face and active awsome all the other ones were average,

Patron Flow Inside Attraction: very god never ran into a nothign group

Appropriate Ages: 12+

Props / Special FX: special effect where cool and sm realistic

Costumes / Make-up: costume and make up are always gd at thsi house very blody and col

Summary: averall dugeon of doom haunted house out of five stars i give 2 stars awsome location two floors but i liked it better in lake county scarier thats the orignal house. but i have been ging to this haunt past 3 years. this year could of been bette rit might be better since this was nly opening weekend.but the cooliest thign was mercy general hospital great design

 

 

 

 

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