November 14, 2014 at 12:00 PM EST

As Freddy Krueger turns 30, take a stroll back down Elm Street and revisit some of the dream weaver’s most memorable kills.

From death-by-TV to death-by-chalkboard to death-by-waterbed, Freddy’s committed dream murder in just about every wacky, weird, and horrifying way imaginable. To celebrate the 30th anniversary of Nightmare on Elm StreetEW is looking back on the best of them.

For more on the history of Freddy, read EW‘s retrospective on the series.

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