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- 2017 Making a new recording of the whole haunt including the completed "Angry Ghost" section. Many background enhancments. Click to see a preview.
- 2016 - Angry Ghost segment mostly done. Will be included on full new recording of the haunt next year.
- 2015 - Added another new song called "Angry Ghost". But it is not done. However Chainsaw Rhapsody did get mostly finished.
- 2014 - Added a new traditional light show section synced to a new dance remix for the jaws of the house called "Chainsaw Rhapsody". It was not quite good enough yet so it will be in next year's video
- 2013 - Mostly just cleaned up the music and hopped up some of it.
- 2012 - Added a big new production number (an arrangement of Grim Grinning Ghosts) for our 10th anniversary
- A Fairly Comprehensive and Somewhat Boring History of Bates Haunt
- 2011 - Enhancements and new skeleton army dance to the song "Heartless Bones"
- 2009,2010 - Switch to HD and new projector.
- 2008 - Two new songs for the pumpkins.
- 2007 - Didn't have a lot of time for new stuff, but cleaned up 2006 haunt, added a spider and some glimmers. Featured on fear.net.
- 2006 - Won national haunting awards for 2005 show. Added a new song for the pumpkins, lightning strike, and recreated the skeleton
- 2005 - Forgot to backup stuff from 2004, so started with 2003 version. Added an original song and singing pumpkins.
- 2004 - Couldn't ever find the video. Did the projection again, adding a skeleton and some other stuff.
- 2003 - Revenge of the disembodied head, and using a video projector on my house, but snowed out...
- Automated Lightning - Without a video projector
- 2002 - Using a video projector on my house
- 1998 - My largest Halloween night production with a spiders theme. Including the spider chamber, and the disembodied head
- Before That - Many many haunts since I was 7 including a few years with the Haunted Old Mill and the short lived Merrit's Gallery of Terror