The Crypt Keeper (also known as The Cryptkeeper) was the second Event Icon to be featured at Halloween Horror Nights He is the from the show Tales From The Crypt, where he served as the host and based on the EC Comics anthology show of the same name.
The Crypt Keeper is quite an ugly and deformed looking old creature. He has white hair just like The Old Witch and The Vault-Keeper. He also wears a robe like his fiendish friends, yet he keeps the hood down and his is blue. He wears a skull ring on the ring finger of his right hand.
Born out of freaks at a carnival, he is an orphaned storyteller. He resides in his gothics mansion where he would tell scary stories to guests. Adaru chose him to helm one of the Horror Nights under his command.
Halloween Horror Nights Appearances
During Halloween Horror Nights V he was the icon and got his own house called Cryptkeeper's Dungeon of Terror. In 1996 he had his own house called The Crypt Keeper's Studio Tour of Terror and his own parade called The Crypt Keeper's Festival of the Dead Parade. He did not return until 2010 in the HHN: 20 Years of Fear scarezone and the ICONS: HHN scarezone during Halloween Horror Nights 25.
- Interestingly, The Cryptkeeper (or someone who looks like him) was used in an ad for Fright Nights.