Monthly Archive: January 2010

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Wolfman Lawrence Talbot Action Figure

We recently got a hold of a Wolfman action figure. The Wolfman action figure is very detailed (actually, surprisingly so!) and a great addition to any horror action figure collection. It depicts Lawrence Talbot in werewolf form. The 12″ werewolf action figure...

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Wolf Moon

Tonight is going to be a busy night for werewolves – not only is it the first full moon of the new year, it’s also supposed to be one of the best full moons of 2010…assuming you can see it through the...

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How Werewolves Move

Despite their weight, and size, werewolves are not the clumsy awkward creatures that humans might expect, but are surprisingly graceful. They are swift, steady, and sure in how they move, and often act with extreme speed. How werewolves move – unlike any...

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Werewolf Sightings

One of the most notorious places for werewolf sightings is said to be in Cannock Chase which is an area in Central England near Staffordshire.  The area is a wooded country setting with lots of wildlife and hiking and mountain biking paths...

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Dhampir

I’ve talked before about the half werewolf, and would like to talk about another half creature called the Dhampir, which is a half vampire.  The Dhampir is the resulting child from the union of a vampire  and a human.  Traditionally the vampire...

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Werewolves on Wheels

While there are a number of fairly good werewolf movies out, there are also some lesser-known oddities. One that I just ran across is a mix between a biker movie and a horror movie. The result is the 1971 B Horror movie...

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Being Misunderstood

One of the most frustrating parts of being a werewolf is constantly being misunderstood. Typically, with humans, one of the most common causes of being misunderstood is due to some type of communication problem. The general remedy that is prescribed is clearer...

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Varulv

In Denmark, Sweden, and Norway, the name / word that werewolves are called is Varulv. The Swedish description of the werewolf / varulv is similar to the traditional description of the werewolf. The method and means of transformation for the werewolf /...

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Kraken

Yesterday I mentioned the Canadian stamps that Canada created honoring the werewolf, ogopogo, bigfoot, and kraken. What is the kraken and does the kraken really exist? The kraken is a legendary sea creature said to be controlled by Poseidon, the Greek god...

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Werewolf Loup Garou Stamp

In 1990 Canada issued a set of commemorative stamps honoring legendary creatures in the folklore of their country. Of the four special stamps that were created, one of them was of a werewolf stamp (le loup garou). The belief in the Canadian...