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Universal Orlando announces first Haunted House for Halloween Horror Nights 33 - Slaughter Sinema 2

Universal Orlando has announced the first haunted house for Halloween Horror Nights 33, and its a B-Movie Horror Marathon....

Halloween Horror Nights 33 set to kick off in AUGUST at Universal Studios Florida!

This year's Halloween Horror Nights 33 at Universal Studios Florida will run from August 30 through November 3, 2024, and now we know the first of ten haunted house coming to HHN 33, and it's Slaughter Sinema 2.

Slaughter Sinema 2 is the squel house to Slaughter Sinema, and if you’re dying for a b-movie horror marathon, head to the Carey Drive-in...

You will scream through eight scares, featuring scenes from creature features, grindhouse gore, spaghetti westerns and more.

The original Slaughter Sinema was an original house back in 2018 at HHN Orlando, and like the original, Slaughter Sinema 2 will be set in Carey, Ohio, a fictional setting that HHN has used for several original houses over the years, and has featurd many fan-favorite characters including The Director, The Usher, Legendary Truth, Cindy Caine, and H.R. Bloodengutz.

So will we see any of these characters return this year as partt of the new house, lets hope so!

All we know so far is that a new heavy metal skeleton character will feature in one of the b-movies in the haunted house called Heavy Metal Hell 3-D.

Halloween Horror Nights Panel at Spooky Empire Orlando

The news was revealed at a Halloween Horror Nights Panel at this weekend's Spooky Empire, the horror themed convention taking place at Wyndham Orlando Resort on International Drive.

At the panel, the new character Heavy Metal Hell 3-D was revealed to the audience.

The HHN Panel consisted of several talented creatives from HHN:

Dan Shaw (Assistant Director of Entertainment Production)

Nicolette Zynger (Producer, Entertainment Production – HHN)

Kelsey Ambrose (Production Manager, Entertainment Production – HHN)

Ramón Paradoa (Show Director – Creative Development)

Melissa Kilpatrick (Scenic Field Producer)

Nick Collins (Sr. Scenic Designer)

Wendy Fenech (Lighting Designer)

Pattie Braswell (Sr. Manager, Technical Entertainment – Projects and Lighting/Show Control)

This year, the horror begins earlier than ever before as Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights returns on select nights from August 30 through November 3 – unleashing a new slate of frights and nightmare-inducing terror at every corner of Universal Studios Florida.

Every fall, guests from all around the globe brave their worst nightmares coming to life at Halloween Horror Nights – consistently named the world’s premier Halloween event.

This year, a chilling new collection of horrifying experiences await guests, including 10 all-new movie-quality haunted houses inspired by cinematic greats and eerie original stories created by the twisted minds of Universal’s Entertainment team, and five scare zones filled with hundreds of menacing creatures who will reign the streets of Universal Studios Florida.

And in between the screams, guests can enjoy an energetic live show, fuel up for the next round of scares with sinfully delicious food and beverage inspired by the event’s haunts, shop the latest merchandise at the highly-themed Halloween Horror Nights Tribute Store, and enjoy some of Universal Studios Florida’s most exciting attractions.

For more information and to purchase tickets visit

Halloween Horror Nights

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