Out of the sleeping darkness, at eight minutes after one each morning, the terror begins. YouTube Vloggers Vince and Deanna Rocca have been inseparable since tenth grade. But thirty years together haven’t prepared them for the nightmare they unleash when a simple home renovation leads to the discovery of an innocent-looking puzzle box. A box that frees a power that will drag the couple into a horror they may not survive, forcing them to question everything they thought they believed about God and the evil that lingers after death.
Highland Elementary has a dark and disturbing past—so disturbing that locals ultimately burned the school to the ground. Years later, Pinewood Elementary is the future, and for new teacher Ryan Herb, a chance at a fresh start. But the townspeople don’t believe that rebuilding the school and changing its name is enough. They believe that whatever evil inhabited the halls of Highland still dwells in Pinewood.