Category: mythical beasts

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Wolves Becoming Human

Werewolves as we all know are humans that transform. But what if you had the reverse situation? A wolf that transformed into a human? What would such a creature be called? Would that type of creature be able to survive in the...

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Greek Mythology

Ancient Greek Mythology Damarchus, an Arcadian Olympian Boxer was said to be transformed into a wolf after making a sacrifice to a God on Mount Lycaeus. The Greek God Zeus’ sanctuary during the Lycaea festival and throughout the year was located on...

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Aswang Philippines Werewolf?

In the Philippines, a legendary creature similar to the werewolf is said to inhabit the country. The creature, called the “Aswang“, is not so much a werewolf, as a vampire-werewolf crossbreed. Some of the commonalities it has with the werewolf, include it’s...

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Falkland Island Wolf

Whenever you talk about werewolves, the subject of wolves inevitably comes up. So it’s useful to be knowledgeable about the creature, as I’ve found that one of the first questions humans throw at you is about the wolf. The differences, similarities, history,...

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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...

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Werwolf Der Wehrwolf

There are a few modern day comics and movies which hint at werewolves during World War II.  Most of these werwolf references do not refer to real werewolves, rather they refer to an actual real human troop which was established in Germany...

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Famous physicist saw Loch Ness Monster

Werewolves are not alone.  And neither are humans.  There are some humans that know this.  For example, Robert H Rines. Robert H Rines was a famous physicist who recently died at the age of 87.  Rines was a lawyer, composer, inventor, and...

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What is a zombie?

A zombie is a dead body that has been reanimated to give the semblance of life. Typically, zombies are depicted as having some kind of evil purpose – most commonly the purpose is to devour the flesh of live humans. Traditionally they...

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Chupacabra, Baby Werewolf, or Hoax?

Is this a chupacabra? A hoax? A normal deformed animal? Or a baby werewolf as some seem to think? I think it is definitely not a baby werewolf due to the horns. The general concensus is that it is a mummified chupacabra,...