Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files revolutionizes paranormal programming by investigating the evidence witnesses post on the Internet every day. Have you ever seen a photo or video online and wondered, "Is this real?" This is the show that will answer that question. Heading up the Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files team is Ben Hansen, a former FBI agent with a life-long fascination with the paranormal.
In the season premiere episode, the team investigates the mysterious case that many people believe marked the very beginning of UFO government cover-ups -- the historic Battle of LA. Only a couple of months after Pearl Harbor, enemy aircraft was reported over Los Angeles, and the city erupted into a fiery battle that lasted for several hours. But almost seventy years later, no one knows what the military was actually shooting at, and the Fact or Faked team is determined to figure out if it was of extraterrestrial origin.
Bill, Chi-Lan and Austin head to Jacksonville to investigate a video of a ghost sitting in the balcony of the haunted Florida Theater. When a shocking heat signature registers on their thermal cam during the night investigation, the team goes on a wild ghost chase! Meanwhile, when a mysterious triangular formation of lights appears in the skies over both New York and Texas within a few days of each other, Ben, Jael and Devin head to El Paso to see what they can uncover.
On this episode of Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files, the team takes on an unusual UFO case with video captured in flight by a police helicopter's night vision camera. Ben, Jael and Austin attempt to recreate a spherical ball of what appears to be liquid fire expelling white-hot droplets over the Long Beach Harbor. With a little science and some creative thinking, the team may be able to solve what authorities could not!
On this episode of Fact or Faked, Austin, Bill and Jael fly to South America to investigate a mysterious case that has attracted worldwide attention and stumped both scientists and structural engineers. In the small town of Firmat, Argentina a purportedly haunted swing set has been swinging on its own since 2007 and the investigators must determine if what they're seeing with their own eyes originates in the paranormal. Meanwhile, Ben, Chi-Lan and Devin explore a bizarre alien abduction case in Milton, Florida.
On this episode of Fact or Faked, Ben, Chi-Lan and Devin travel to DeWitt County, Texas to investigate sightings of the mythical bloodsucker known as the Chupacabra. They interview a local sheriff who captured footage of an unidentified creature and even take DNA samples from what one local rancher thinks is the actual carcass of a Chupacabra! Austin, Bill and Jael are busy in Santa Cruz, Argentina where an alien has turned up in the news.
On this episode of Fact or Faked, Austin, Bill and Chi-Lan examine a series of mysterious photographs capturing ghostly images in one of the most haunted houses in America -- the historic Whaley House of San Diego, California. The investigation yields an eerie recording of electronic voice phenomena and some unexplainable bumps in the night! Meanwhile, Ben, Devin and Jael dive into a case that has baffled locals along the inter-coastal waterways of South Florida.
In this episode, Ben, Jael and Devin venture deep into the deserts of New Mexico to investigate explosive footage of what many claim is a UFO crashing and disintegrating at the top secret White Sands missile testing facility. Armed with their ingenuity and a series of pyrotechnic experiments, they aim to put this mystery to rest once and for all. Meanwhile, in Tonopah Cemetery, Nevada, Bill, Austin and new member of the team Lanisha investigate a strange video shot on a full spectrum camera that claims to show a ghostly apparition walking between the gravestones.
Bill, Lanisha and Devin journey to the Historic supposedly haunted Myrtles Plantation in Louisiana to investigate a video of what the witness described as an evil mist like entity. Using a combination of clever experiments, the team tries to find an answer to the mystery. Ben, Austin and Jael fulfill a boyhood dream of Ben's when they head to on of the most secret places on earth -- Area 51.
Ben, Lanisha and Devin head to Santa Ana, California to investigate a classic flying saucer case that has divided the UFO community for years. Using a vintage camera and a giant pyrotechnic loaded blimp, they see if they can blow the case apart. Meanwhile, Bill, Jael and Austin head to Joplin Missouri to tackle the controversial topic of so called 'flying rods'.
In this episode of Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files, Bill, Devin and Jael head south of the border to Guadalajara, Mexico to investigate the origins of a video that supposedly shows a fleet of traveling UFO'S; one of the largest UFO sightings ever captured. Embarking on some epic scale experiments they put the merits of the case to the test with eye opening results.
In this episode of Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files, Ben, Lanisha and Devin saddle up and head to Tombstone, Arizona to tackle a mysterious piece of footage from the historic Bird Cage Theater. After a series of experiments, they think they have their answer, until a sweep of the site yields some truly unexplainable findings. Meanwhile, Bill, Jael and Austin descend on Los Angeles to investigate a UFO sighting over one of the city's busiest freeways.
In this episode of Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files, Bill, Lanisha and Devin pay a visit to a local watering hole in Humble, Texas where surveillance video of an exploding ashtray purports to validate the baros long-rumored history of poltergeist activity. After attempting to explain the video with scientific experiments, they embark on a night investigation with hair-raising results.
Bill, Devin and Lanisha visit Atlanta to investigate the case of a woman who was terrorized by an unseen force during the night. Ben, Jael and Austin hit the deep freeze and welcome the world famous "Ice Man" to Los Angeles.
Ben, Austin and Jael investigate a mysterious hovering light over the waters of Bodega Bay, California. Bill, Lanisha and Devin travel to the Jersey Shore's Paramount Theater where amateur ghost hunters caught a humanoid apparition.
In this week's episode of Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files, Ben, Jael and Devin head to Droitwich, England to investigate a piece of footage purportedly documenting an alien abduction. The team attempts to determine how one woman vanished in the night on camera through a series of experiments before diving into a full nighttime investigation, which yields some out-of-this-world results.
In this week's episode of Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files, Bill, Austin, and Devin travel to what many consider to be the most haunted city in America: Jefferson, TX, to investigate a piece of truly haunting photographic evidence captured at the historic Pride House. The team utilizes groundbreaking technology in an attempt to find some answers before delving into a full nighttime investigation, which reveals some startling results.
In this week's episode of Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files, Ben, Jael, and Devin head to the historic WWII battleship USS North Carolina to investigate photos and video of a strange apparition rumored to be the ghost of a dead sailor. After blowing part of the case wide open, the night investigation yields some stunning results.
Ben, Jael, and Austin journey to the swamps of Bishopville, South Carolina on the hunt for the terrifying Lizard Man. Locals claim to be plagued with disturbing sightings and damage to their property.
Ben, Jael, and Devin head all the way to the United Kingdom to investigate a video of what looks like a hideous gargoyle with glowing eyes leaping through the darkness. And for this case, they enlist the help of Destination Truth's Josh Gates to hunt for the answers. Meanwhile, Bill, Lanisha, and Austin travel to Kentucky to investigate the strange case of what appears to be a spectral cat dashing across the floor of the haunted Old Talbot Inn.
In this week's episode of Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files, Bill, Lanisha, and Devin journey to the swamps of Florida to investigate video of a golden shimmering UFO traveling silently through the air. With off-road vehicles and military flares, they go on a quest to explain the phenomenon, but when they do a sky watch to capture video evidence of UFO activity, they get more than they ever expected.
In this episode of Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files, Ben Jael, and Devin venture to Logtown, Mississippi on the trail of a mysterious glowing entity photographed by a paranormal investigator in the allegedly haunted Point Cemetery. The team cranks up the voltage on a series of experiments designed to replicate what looks like an otherworldly bolt of energy directed at a gravestone.
In this episode of Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files, Ben, Jael, and Austin head to the Pacific Northwest to investigate the Oregon Vortex, a famed mystery spot said to contain visual and perceptual paranormal phenomena. People's physical heights appear to change while within or near the Vortex, brooms and other household objects stand on end, objects roll uphill, and people seem to stand at mind-altering angles.
On this episode of Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files, Bill, Austin, and Jael venture across the pond to investigate a mysterious piece of surveillance video shot outside the historic Belgrave Hall in northern England. The team explores a few different theories to determine whether the alleged apparition caught on tape was something environmental or truly paranormal.
In this episode of Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files, Ben, Jael, and Devin are joined on the road by Destination Truth's Josh Gates as they head to Iceland to investigate video appearing to show a large aquatic snake gliding through the icy waters of a volcanic river. With centuries of sightings in the region, the team has to employ some creative methods to explain this mysterious monster.