Skip To Content
BuzzFeed News Home Reporting To You

This Man Built His Own Dementor And It's As Horrifying As You Imagine

No, no, keep it away, no.

Posted on October 19, 2016, at 6:49 a.m. ET

Michael Irvine is a 50-year-old from Peshtigo, Wisconsin.

Michael Irvine

Irvine told BuzzFeed News that his daughters are huge fans of Harry Potter, but have always been scared of Dementors. Knowing this, he decided to have some fun with a recently purchased drone.

Facebook: video.php

Yep. He built a goddamn Dementor.

Michael Irvine

Irvine's nephew Zac Crueger found out about his uncle's hilarious prank and posted some photos of the drone to Twitter. Since he shared it on Monday, the tweet has been retweeted over 150,000 times. my uncle got a drone now he's fucking with peopleπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚

People really like it.

Irvine said the horrifying creation was made by combining a drone, some fishing line, and an old Halloween prop.

Michael Irvine

And with the spooky holiday coming up, Irvine said that he fully intends to fly it again over Halloween, weather permitting.

Michael Irvine.

You've been warned.

Michael Irvine