Cryptozoology Archive

  • When most people think of fairies, dwarves, leprechauns, or elves they think of myths and lore from children’s stories. Well the truth is that most of these creatures have very developed characteristics and origins. There are large groups of people who even believe these creatures really exist on our earth. […]

    Leprechauns, Fairies, Dwarves and Elves – An Overview!

    When most people think of fairies, dwarves, leprechauns, or elves they think of myths and lore from children’s stories. Well the truth is that most of these creatures have very developed characteristics and origins. There are large groups of people who even believe these creatures really exist on our earth. […]

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  • Slender Man very well may have been “invented” by the internet, but he’s been a part of our subconscious forever! Like cultures across the globe, the internet has developed its own stories and characters. Generated by the collective web, Slender Man is our nightmares manifested in digital form. Why do […]

    Slenderman & Modern Folklore!

    Slender Man very well may have been “invented” by the internet, but he’s been a part of our subconscious forever! Like cultures across the globe, the internet has developed its own stories and characters. Generated by the collective web, Slender Man is our nightmares manifested in digital form. Why do […]

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  • The Scandinavian Folklore consists of a huge variety of creatures, good or evil, which have frightened people for centuries. They were often meant to scare children, but even today they are essential and important to the modern northern society. In the 1890s, something changed in the way common Scandinavians saw […]

    10 Creatures From Scandinavian Folklore!

    The Scandinavian Folklore consists of a huge variety of creatures, good or evil, which have frightened people for centuries. They were often meant to scare children, but even today they are essential and important to the modern northern society. In the 1890s, something changed in the way common Scandinavians saw […]

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  • Why So Many Icelanders Still Believe in Invisible Elves: How the country’s history and geography created the perfect setting for magical creatures, whose perceived existence sparks environmental protests to this day. Written by: Ryan Jacobs At the edge of the ancient Gálgahraun lava field, about a 10-minute drive outside Iceland’s […]

    Icelandic Elves & Those Who Believe In Them!

    Why So Many Icelanders Still Believe in Invisible Elves: How the country’s history and geography created the perfect setting for magical creatures, whose perceived existence sparks environmental protests to this day. Written by: Ryan Jacobs At the edge of the ancient Gálgahraun lava field, about a 10-minute drive outside Iceland’s […]

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  • Admit it, you still get a chill when you think back to the urban legends of your youth. Every child hears the stories: masked maniacs, ghosts, alien abductions. And they all must be true, because they totally happened to a friend of a friend’s cousin’s girlfriend. Why would you need […]

    10 Creepy Urban Legends From Around The USA!

    Admit it, you still get a chill when you think back to the urban legends of your youth. Every child hears the stories: masked maniacs, ghosts, alien abductions. And they all must be true, because they totally happened to a friend of a friend’s cousin’s girlfriend. Why would you need […]

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  • The spirit of the Scottish people originates from a proud and turbulent heritage. Living and fighting their way through the centuries, with tales and folklores that have become the core of their beliefs and the backbone of communities. It is therefore important to understand and to respect the folklore, in […]

    The Fairies Of Scotland!

    The spirit of the Scottish people originates from a proud and turbulent heritage. Living and fighting their way through the centuries, with tales and folklores that have become the core of their beliefs and the backbone of communities. It is therefore important to understand and to respect the folklore, in […]

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  • ASK ANYONE interested in the subject to name a crypto creature – an animal reported to be seen but unknown to science – and he or she will probably come up with Sasquatch, the Loch Ness Monster or perhaps even El Chupacabras. They have been sighted, allegedly, on numerous occasions. […]

    Creatures From The Dark Shadows Of Reality!

    ASK ANYONE interested in the subject to name a crypto creature – an animal reported to be seen but unknown to science – and he or she will probably come up with Sasquatch, the Loch Ness Monster or perhaps even El Chupacabras. They have been sighted, allegedly, on numerous occasions. […]

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  • Aswang (Philippine Ghoul) Aswang An Aswang (or Asuwang) is a ghoul in Filipino folklore. The myth of the aswang is popular in the Western Visayan regions such as Capiz, Iloilo and Antique. The trademark or major feature of aswangs which distinguish them from other Filipino mythological creatures is their propensity […]

    The Aswang Ghoul Of The Philippines!

    Aswang (Philippine Ghoul) Aswang An Aswang (or Asuwang) is a ghoul in Filipino folklore. The myth of the aswang is popular in the Western Visayan regions such as Capiz, Iloilo and Antique. The trademark or major feature of aswangs which distinguish them from other Filipino mythological creatures is their propensity […]

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  • Nearly everyone has heard of Big Foot and the Loch Ness Monster. But what about giant worms that electrocute their prey? Or modern-day triceratops deep in the Congo River Basin? Though A-list beasts like Nessie get all the attention, they’re far from Earth’s only mysterious creatures. Here 8 are the […]

    Lesser Known Cryptids Of The World!

    Nearly everyone has heard of Big Foot and the Loch Ness Monster. But what about giant worms that electrocute their prey? Or modern-day triceratops deep in the Congo River Basin? Though A-list beasts like Nessie get all the attention, they’re far from Earth’s only mysterious creatures. Here 8 are the […]

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  • Londoner Martin Trent discusses seeing The Highgate Vampire at David Farrant Talk London Haunts and Horrors hosted an evening with Highgate Vampire expert David Farrant in London to a packed room at The Green in Clerkenwell. David described first seeing the paranormal enttity, now known as The Highgate Vampire, in […]

    A Witness To The Highgate Vampire!

    Londoner Martin Trent discusses seeing The Highgate Vampire at David Farrant Talk London Haunts and Horrors hosted an evening with Highgate Vampire expert David Farrant in London to a packed room at The Green in Clerkenwell. David described first seeing the paranormal enttity, now known as The Highgate Vampire, in […]

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