It tells of a fictional film school friend named Alex Kralie, who had stumbled upon something troubling while shooting his first feature-length project, Marble Hornets.The video series, published in found footage style on You Tube, forms an alternate reality game describing the filmers' fictional experiences with the Slender Man.Going so far as to turn the phone over or off just makes a woman think her date has some other woman who might be texting. Going out of his way, to flag down the waitress and have her cancel the transaction you just put on your card while he was in the bathroom, or rushing up to the counter to pay for the pack of gum you’re buying yourself, when he was all the way across the store. Maybe feeding you one bite off of his dish so you can try it is okay.
According to Tolbert, the Slender Man does the opposite by creating a set of folklore-like narratives where none existed before.It’s nice that the guy doesn’t want you to be attacked by a robber—or worse—but you spend the whole walk wondering if he is a robber—or worse.And then all you can think is; “Now he knows where I live” or “Maybe he just wrote down my license plate number.” Men: if it’s the first time you’re meeting a woman, don’t walk her to her car or home, just the two of you. Is he trying to make sure nobody on the outside gets in, or that nobody on the inside gets out??One of the earliest additions was added by a forum user named "Thoreau Up", who created a folklore story set in 16th-century Germany involving a character called Der Grossman, which was implied to be an early reference to the Slender Man.The first video series involving the Slender Man evolved from a post on the Something Awful thread by user "ce gars".
Notable for being taken the day which fourteen children vanished and for what is referred to as “The Slender Man”. Like fairies, Slender Man is otherworldly, with motives that are often difficult to grasp; like fairies, his appearance is vague and often shifts to reflect what the viewer wants or fears to see, and, like fairies, the Slender Man calls the woods and wild places his home and kidnaps children.