Suffix attached to any word to create a spooftacular
, overwrought, and often horror-based, movie-esque title. May be reduced to "-ning" to accommodate words ending in vowels. Not to be confused with the gerund creating suffix "-ing".
Prominent examples of usage include parody horror movie "The Bloodening" (from "The Simpsons" episode "Wild Barts Can't Be Broken") and 2010 Indie Games award-winning game "The Revengening".