Imagine you had the ability to turn into a werewolf at the drop of a dime; you were walking along in your city one fateful night and were suddenly brutally attacked by this disgustingly beautiful creature and now, you attained their mystical power. Sit back for a minute and mentally compile a list of things…Continue readingWhat you could get away with if you were a Werewolf
In Russia, there are actually two different types of werewolves, and they are very different indeed. The first is known as the wawkalak. This type of werewolf has seriously angered the Devil and because of that, has been turned into a werewolf. However, wawkalaks were not considered to be evil, or even vicious. They would…Continue readingWerewolves in Russia
Dear faithful readers, I’m a World of Warcraft addict. Anyway, one particular night found me running around and getting my quest on in Grizzly Hills (…it has a lot of bears…and hills). While exploring I came across the seemingly normal village of Silverbrook. I ride in and see lots of log homes, people dressed like…Continue readingSilverbrook’s Curse
Canine transformation is at the forefront of shapeshifting folklore; it seems that there are werewolf legends in almost every country and culture, but for some reason, canine transformation is much more popular than its sister in folklore; feline transformation. For thousands of years, people have believed in the ‘werecat’, i.e., the ability of some sorcerers,…Continue readingWerecats: The Lions of Tsavo
Mexico is one of the few countries in the world that have kept their werewolf legends pretty much exactly the same as they were several hundred years ago. Even though the Spaniards started colonizing Mexico in the 1500s, the people in the area still held fast to their werewolf beliefs. That, and the fact that…Continue readingWerewolves in Mexico
Hey there werewolf enthusiasts! You guys want to show the world your love for our furry friends? Then check out some of these rad wolf items: Werewolf Shoes: Chances are you won’t find any werewolf shoes at you local Payless, but you can always get some custom ones like this pair here. Pretty kickass right?…Continue readingWerewolf Goodies for Werewolf Fans
With movies like The Wolfman and New Moon behind us, we’re all wondering when the next kick ass werewolf movie will be coming out. If you’re wondering what we have to look forward to, you’ll be happy to know – A LOT! There are tons of werewolf movies that are about to be released with…Continue readingWerewolf Movies to Watch Out For
For you gamers out there that are sick of the major lack of quality werewolf games out there, fear not, IGG is currently working on a big 3D MMORPG (massively multiplayer online role-playing game), titled Moonlight Online, that’s set in a world full of werewolves… and vampires. But good news, it’s werewolves vs. vampires. So…Continue readingMoonlight Online: The MMORPG
I have one question for the production staff of Jack & Diane: when the hell are you going to get off your asses and stop dicking around? Jack & Diane was supposed to be this controversial lesbian werewolf movie, full of blood and gore and young lesbian love. But after just a few months, Ellen…Continue readingJack and Diane: More Casting Bullshit is Killing the Movie
Werewolves can do many things, and undoubtedly, they have an incredible amount of powers. But it’s generally accepted that werewolves are not immortal and that, although it’s difficult, they can be killed. This got me thinking, sure they can die, but do they age? And how exactly does that happen? Why do some werewolves seem…Continue readingDo Werewolves Age?
In Bainbridge Island, WA, a man was, how shall we say… seriously freaking out, yes, –because he believed that amongst us were both werewolves and CHUDs to be hunted! While neither Hugh Jackman, nor Victoria Beckham were in the area, the man was adamant nonetheless. Police were called, and they found the man in a…Continue readingWerewolf News: Watch Out Werewolves, A Man With a Sword is Coming!
Yeah yeah, I know werewolf fans everywhere are usually aghast at the idea of werewolves in the Twilight Saga, but hey, –I’ve seen it, and I’m impressed, personally. Though, they aren’t really werewolves as we traditionally see them; they’re sort of shapeshifters. The werewolves in Twilight are a little similar to the whole shapeshifter culture…Continue readingThe Big Werewolf War in Eclipse: Sneak Peek!
Did you know that 8,000 years ago there were more than 20 million gray wolves roaming the northern hemisphere? But as time passed the wolves died out. In the middle ages wolves were considered evil creatures of Satan, which not only brought on loads of werewolf folktales, but the deaths of countless wolves. Nowadays, the…Continue readingWolf Count
Kind of backwards, isn’t it? The reviewers and bloggers are calling the film ’30 Days of Night with werewolves instead of vampires’; they don’t know how right they are. 30 Days of Night actually began as a comic book as well, after its unsuccessful film pitch. Unphased, writers instead went for a comic book angle.…Continue readingWild Game: New Werewolf Movie Based on Unreleased Comic
In this day and age, there’s constant news of what director is turning x-popular horror book series into a movie, whether or not someone is on team Edward (vampire) or team Jacob (werewolf), and what next big-name star signed-on for x-horror flick. That’s all fine and great but let’s gets back to basics, people. Let’s…Continue reading5 celebrities that should be werewolves
Because for some reason, the idea of a werewolf terrorizing a bunch of disgusting fat rednecks at a burger joint is utterly terrifying! No guys, I’m serious. Can you imagine, sitting there with a hamburger, when all of a sudden, this guy in a horrifying, surprisingly well-made werewolf costume attacks you? That is scary! And…Continue readingPoultrygeist + Werewolf = Werewolf Fever
There’s only one ‘black’ werewolf movie out there, –though, the werewolf isn’t even black! To be more specific, it’s the only blaxpoitation film with a werewolf in it; at least, that we’ve found. I’ve spent hours reading and referencing actual books, –not Google, –looking for more examples of werewolves in black cinema, but they just…Continue readingThe Only Black Werewolf Movie: The Beast Must Die!
Native Americans have a handful of stories about those with the ability to shapeshift. Usually this talent of transformation is used as a form of spiritual enlightenment, healing, personal awareness, and insight into tribal issues. With all of that considered, you can see why there are very few stories of Native American shapeshifters attacking and…Continue readingThe Ferocious Windigo
Scaring your children half to death in the middle of the night does has its effects. I recently unearthed a story that tickled me to death, and made me remember just how horrifying it is when you have to depend on a parent to ‘chase away the monsters under the bed,’ –and they don’t actually…Continue readingThe Cutest Werewolf Story Ever Told
The first thing you think when you see ‘SyFy movie’ in any review title is, ‘Here we go, more crappy effects in a hastily thrown together creature feature.’ Well, what the hell is wrong with that? Especially when you throw in an actress like Nina Dobrev who plays Elena in The Vampire Diaries; the other…Continue readingSyFy Movie ‘Never Cry Werewolf’ with Nina Dobrev of The Vampire Diaries
It’s New Moon weekend and because the newest DVD release in the Twilight saga largely focuses on the wolves’ part in the whole thing, we thought we’d bring you some extra cool stuff that lets you show your love of the wolf! Whether Jacob is your favorite wolf in New Moon (isn’t he everyone’s?), or…Continue readingAwesome Team Jacob Stuff!
Some may be curious as to the connection between werewolves and the full moon, and right there with you are the educated, superstitious, religious and scientific men throughout time, all coming up with their own theories about werewolves and their relation to the full moon. It was largely viewed in the 17th and 18th centuries…Continue readingThe Full Moon
We love our old, campy television shows; ever tried re-watching Buffy, or Angel these days? It’s pretty amazing to me sometimes, that my young brain was ever captivated by so much rubber, fake blood, and crackerjack fight scenes. Especially considering what it takes to impress the youth of today; if it isn’t 3D, or the…Continue readingShe-Wolf of London
In the new Comedy Central series, Ugly Americans, monsters are just as much a part our society, as say, a huge, glaringly obvious metaphor for illegal immigration, or social commentary themes in cable television shows, or you know, the minorities they represent. Still, social commentary and political probing aside, the new show promises to be…Continue reading‘Ugly Americans’ Premier Has an Interesting Werewolf Scene
According to local legends, outside of the village of Eggerstedt, Germany lived a mysterious figure known simply as “the Old Man.” This man would appear from the Brandsleber Forest and offer to perform tasks for the villagers, such as watching over their flocks of sheep. One day the Old Man herded sheep for a shepherd…Continue readingThe Tale of Werewolf Rock
If you really, really want to become a werewolf, this is something you might want to try. Usually I provide a general disclaimer here about how it may be dangerous, the chances of it working are low, proceed with caution, yada yada yada. But this one is actually pretty harmless so go ahead and give…Continue readingA Spell to Become a Werewolf!
Today we’re going to mix it up a bit and take a look at a different kind of shapeshifter. After one of our readers asked about werefoxes I figured, why the hell not? They may not be werewolves but they fall into the same shapeshifting furry family. So today we’ll take a tiny break from…Continue readingThe Werewolf’s Cousin: The Werefox
The time has come for werewolves to take over the supernatural entertainment world! Syfy is launching a new original movie called ‘Red,’ a new look at the classic tale of ‘Little Red Riding Hood.’ Unfortunately we have a while to go before this flick comes to our TV. Syfy’s recent press release says that ‘Red’…Continue readingFelicia Day in SyFy’s ‘Red’
Where would our favorite werewolf movies be today if they didn’t have groundbreaking movies to pave the way? And while the newer movies are filled with great special effects, Dolby surround sound, and makeup techniques and tools that truly transform man to beast, we simply wouldn’t be where we are today if it weren’t for…Continue readingTop Five Vintage Werewolf Movies
Gather ‘round boys and gals, I have a story for you. It was once believed that to become a werewolf you needed something known as a wolf-strap. Anyone that fastened this wolf-strap around their waist would instantly turn into a wolf. But if someone were to call out the name of the person that had…Continue readingThe Devil’s Promise
In memory of Corey Haim Werewolves.Com presents Stephen King’s Silver Bullet. When a drunken railway worker is found dead on the tracks after the night of a full moon no one in the small town of Tarker’s Mills has any idea that their long nightmare has begun. Before Corey Haim became a Lost Boy he…Continue readingStephen King’s Silver Bullet
In ancient times there were once wise shamans that wished not to physically transform into animals, but to instead to absorb the strength, agility, nobility and spiritual power of the animals they admired and respected. And so I bring you spiritual shapeshifting – not the power to change the form of your body, but the…Continue readingSpiritual Shapeshifting
Are all the werewolf books on your shelf tattered and torn from being read so many times? Do you want to add to your collection, or just try something completely new? If so, this is a great month to do it! Here are just a few of the awesome werewolf books that are coming out…Continue readingWerewolf Book Watch: New Releases This Month
The creator and producer of ‘True Blood,’ Alan Ball, plans on making the upcoming third season the best season yet and one way he’s doing this is by bringing in real-life wolves to the set so that the animal transformations on the show will be as real as possible. While past seasons were focused mostly…Continue readingReal-Life Wolves Used in ‘True Blood’ Season 3
I was finally able to see The Wolfman starring Benicio del Toro and Anthony Hopkins last night and I am afraid it did not quite live up to my expectations. The Wolfman, a remake of the classic 1941 film starring Lon Chaney Jr., tells the tale of Laurence Talbot (played by del Toro), who upon…Continue readingReview of The Wolfman
Tommy Dawkins’ life was almost perfect. He was the star of his high school football team, he was dating the most popular girl in school and oh yeah… Tommy Dawkins was a werewolf. Everything started the week before the beginning of senior year during a final summer camp out with some of his football buddies.…Continue readingBig Wolf on Campus
Diana Mooney returns home with her new husband Gerald after being away studying medicine in Scotland. There are some dark secrets she had kept from the new husband, that unfold dramatically. An odd relationship between the family members is immediately apparent, and an eccentric elderly patriarch is urgent to complete his experiments before passing. We…Continue readingThe Rats are Coming! The Werewolves are Here!
When talking about werewolves, we usually have the tendency to refer to them in the masculine sense. “He changed” or “the werewolf licked his wounds” are common phrases found in werewolf history. But what about all the women? Very little is said about female werewolves, especially in a historical sense, and even when they are…Continue readingDo Werewolves Need a Little More Girl Power?
Kerem Beyit! You have seen the man’s incredible werewolf artwork all over the net, even here on this site. Not too long ago I was asked by a reader if I knew who created these kickass werewolf pictures and so I thought why not share the love with all of our readers. Here’s the bio…Continue readingOur Favorite Werewolf Artist!
The Bloody Chamber is an award winning anthology of short stories by Angela Carter. All of the stories share a common theme of being closely based upon fairytales or folk tales, and some of the stories in the book feature some twisted werewolves. Lets take a peak at a few of the stories in The…Continue readingThe Bloody Chamber
Every country and every region around the world seems to have its own werewolf legends it seems. And Finland is no different. The fact that the Finnish people know their werewolves by the name of “Vironsusi” is odd, seeing as how this translates into “Estonian wolf.” But then again, Estonia does lie just to the…Continue readingVironsusi: The Werewolves of Finland