If you are at all familiar with horror movies you'll be sure to know about the best in class villains of slasher films. They in some cases may hold a special part of your psyche where you are haunted by their memories and their stories. Here is some information about each of them.
Freddy Krueger: The bastard son of 100 maniacs, Frederick Charles Krueger was born to Amanda Krueger in 1938 as a result of rape. After a horrible upbringing, Freddy eventually became a child killer and was wanted for a string of killings in Springwood. Due to a technicality, all charges were dropped and he was set free. Some parents living on Elm Street took the law into their own hands and burned him to death. Since this incident, Freddy takes out his revenge by terrorizing their children in their dreams.
Weapon of choice: Bladed Glove
Signature item: Red & Green Sweater
Weaknesses: Fire, Not fearing him
Jason Voorhees: Jason was born to Pamela Voorhees on Friday the 13th. Born mentally challenged and with physical deformities, Jason is the main villain in the Friday The 13th Franchise. He allegedly drowned at a young age while at Camp Crystal Lake and nobody tried to save him. Pamela who worked at the camp as a cook avenged his drowning by killing anyone staying at the camp until she was later killed. Having witnessed his mother's death, Jason took over his mother's legacy and became a killing machine.
Weapon of choice: Machete
Signature item: Hockey Mask
Weaknesses: The Memory of his Mother
Weapon of choice: Hooked Chains
Signature item: Pins in Head
Weaknesses: Memory of Human Existence
Weapon of choice: Kitchen Knife
Signature item: William Shatner's Mask
Weaknesses: Bullets & Fire
Weapon of choice: Chainsaw
Signature item: Human face mask
Weaknesses: Opposite Sex
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