Move over Ouija boards and “Bloody Mary.” There’s a new creepy game in town, and it involves a sombrero-wearing demon named Charlie.
Teens everywhere are convinced they’ve been able to summon a Mexican demon named Charlie through a new Ouija board-inspired game called the Charlie Charlie Challenge.
According to TIME, this is how the game, a supposed “ancient tradition” — the BBC debunked the challenge’s rumoured history here, while the Washington Post linked the game to a generations-old schoolyard game in Spain — is played:
“The game is simple: draw a grid on a piece of paper with ‘yes’ and ‘no’ in the boxes, balance one pencil on top of another in the shape of a cross, and ask something along the lines of ‘Charlie, Charlie are you here?’ or ‘Charlie, Charlie can we play?’ Then watch as the pencil moves and proceed to scream, etc. For viral fun, film yourself doing this and share the result.”
“Hundreds of people have reported moving furniture and spooky sounds after summoning theRead More »from Teens terrorizing themselves with #CharlieCharlieChallenge and filming the results