Three residents of a Seattle apartment building peer into a seemingly bottomless hole in the floor of the building's basement.

Season 1 episode 1

The Hole

Unknown 9: Out of Sight podcast lead characters Blake Elrich and Layla "Lazari" Zarzecki

Unknown 9: Out of Sight

Scripted podcast

Blake Elrich is an investigative paranormal podcaster cursed with knowing things he wishes he didn’t. Along with his enigmatic producer Lazari, he travels the country seeking out regular people with uncanny stories—those with knowledge of the Unknown.

As you’ll soon discover, the strange cases, eerie locations, and peculiar characters Blake and Lazari encounter all have essential ties to the larger universe, including the Unknown 9 video game, Awakening.

Think you can spot the connections? Listen to the Out of Sight podcast for free and delve deeper into the inexplicable occurrences that some believe continuously unfold around us.

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About the creators

Jessica Kincaid


Jessica Kincaid got her start writing horror stories on Reddit while she was still in college, including the award-winning Infected Town series. After receiving her bachelor of science, she continued to write while working in the medical field. She soon teamed up with Reflector Entertainment to create the Out of Sight podcast, and has since consulted on a number of projects in the Unknown 9 universe. Jessica lives with her family in Washington State.

Unknown 9: Out of Sight writer, Jessica Kincaid

Yuichiro "sixtwo" Oku


Born in Japan, Yuichiro began his love affair with music at the age of six. In 2000, he moved to Los Angeles to study audio recording and mixing before kicking off a career as a composer. Major Hollywood films, including Transformers: Age of Extinction, The Hobbit, The Bourne Legacy, and Gone Girl, have featured his music in their campaigns. His work has also appeared in trailers for Call of Duty, Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag, Destiny, and Far Cry. An avid surfer, Yuichiro lives in California.

Unknown 9: Torment composer, Yuichiro "Sixtwo" Oku

Gideon Media

Season 1 production house

Gideon Media proudly builds on the acclaimed theatrical tradition of Gideon Productions in creating complex, riveting genre entertainment, centered on pulse-pounding tales of science fiction and horror. The team meticulously crafts immersive new audio worlds and emotionally resonant characters for a listening experience that is both intimate and transporting.

Unknown 9: Out of Sight Season 1 production company, Gideon Media