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~ The Jangly Man to Ramon
The Jangly Man is coming...
~ Ramon

The Jangly Man  is the main antagonist of the short story from Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark, what do you come for?. In 2019 The Jangly Man made an appearance in 2019 movie of the same name. Also he is played by Troy James and voiced by Andrew Jackson who'd also voiced Rubanoid, Plitheon, Sabator, Phosphos, Dylan, Wolfurio, Zenthon, Zenthon Titan, Slycerak, Spatterix and Ballista from Bakugan Battle Brawlers, and voiced both Doji and Rago from Beyblade Metal Fusion.

Physical Appearance

In 1981, not much of him was shown, except for his feet, which were shown poking out from the fireplace. In 2019, he's shown, as a monster, with a decapitated head and body parts.


There lived a old woman who lived by herself, one night she felt very lonely and she said "I wish i had some company." no sooner had she said that down came two feet dangling from the chimney. Then a body and some arms and some legs, and a head. They all came together into a great gangling man, who then jumps down from the chimney and started to dance around the room faster and faster he went then he stopped and looked into the old woman's eyes, "What do you come for?" the old woman asked in a voice that shivered and shook, "What do i come for?....i come....FOR YOU!".

Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark Film 

The jangly man makes his appearance with his head coming down the chimney and says "Me tie dough-ty walker" which is a reference to another story from the book series, the jangly man comes together and forms into a humanoid and snaps a cops neck and kills him, the jangly man proceeds to try and kill Ramon and chases him, however the jangly man failed trying to kill Ramon and instead gets destroyed by Sarah after she realises her wrongdoings.




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