MTV's Fear was an MTV reality show in 2000, that placed a group of 5 or more contestants in an allegedly haunted location and led them on a series of dares over two nights to determine whether or not the place was haunted. The show was created by Martin Kunert and Eric Manes. Each contestant is given the option to abort. However, doing so will them to forfeit their share of the winnings, and they will be required to leave the group. After two nights, any contestants remaining in the game will be directed to the location of their monetary prize, and each would collect $5,000.