Werewolves are being blamed after herds of goats were slaughtered during full moons on a tiny island in the Philippines. According to reports, the goats show signs of having been killed by supernatural beings and villagers … To be fair, werewolves in other parts of the globe are an echo of folklore in culture with varying…Continue readingWerewolves Are Serious Business in the Philippines
Lie to survive and determine which of your friends is lying to kill you in this familiar twist on the popular role playing game, Mafia. Two different awesome decks, one set in the North Pole, the other set in a werewolf infested village, –the decks are awesome, the guys making them are super generous, and…Continue readingHelp Make a New Werewolf RPG Happen on Kickstarter
Practical effects vs CGI has us wondering what a real-life werewolf transformation would look like. Let’s do the science. I actually read this; the process of turning into a werewolf laid out here for all is pretty interesting. How would it actually look… or work, for us –regular people, to turn into werewolves? Is it…Continue readingIs It Scientifically Possible to Turn Into a Werewolf?
“It seems like we hear about a new diet every day. Paleo, Atkins, low-fat, low-sugar; the list goes on and on. You might think you’ve heard it all, but have you heard about the Werewolf Diet?” Eat like a werewolf and lose weight? Apparently… it’s really bad for you to eat this way, so if…Continue readingWhy You Shouldn’t Do the Werewolf Diet
“[A] story about a teenager who discovers that his nightmares are part of something unpredictable and wild… and he needs to discover the truth … before it forces him down an even darker road…” Apparently we’re just not having a good year for horror movies in the United States, but that’s okay, because a lot of…Continue readingNew Werewolf Movie “Wolves” Opens in Canada this Weekend
After her husband is killed and her son kidnapped, Selena vows revenge on the creatures responsible. Switch between human and wolf forms and hunt them down. I love Steam, I have so many goodies on there, and the best part is, most of them were presents from my friends. Now, there’s a new werewolf game…Continue readingBlood of the Werewolf – New Werewolf Game for Steam Addicts
Tucked away in Talbott County, Georgia is the grave of Emily Isabella Burt, a woman widely believed to have been a werewolf. Like all good stories, this one has gone on to be legend, though one that is all but forgotten these days. While I am usually pretty skeptical about this kind of thing, I…Continue readingEmily Isabella Burt: Real Werewolf?
Late Phases features an awesome lineup of genre familiars and some creepy special effects. This could be a lycanthropic homerun, and you’ll likely agree after checking out this awesome trailer. So excited! I’m right there with the guy who wrote this, –I’m close to losing my mind too. I love werewolf movies, and I gotta…Continue readingNew Werewolf Movie Coming! – Late Phases
A Bulgarian born farmer claims to have found a box, chained shut, containing a werewolf-like skull while ploughing a new section of field. Is this proof of the existence of werewolves… or is it proof that some weirdo decapitated a baboon at some point, and kept his head buried in a box? There is no…Continue readingWerewolf Skull Found Sealed in Box
When thing go bump in the night and the air is filled with howls, turn to plants to protect you from the worst of monsters: werewolves. Proof right here, that we are not the only weirdos on the Internet who take werewolves seriously. I mean, you have to be prepared for the forces of darkness……Continue readingPlants to ward off werewolves
A short comic inspired by Finnish werewolf folklore in which it is many times the wedding couple and/or the entire wedding party that is bewitched… This is short, but I love the bleak, black and white illustration. I read this about 8 million times, I wish I had it for my house, framed. It was…Continue readingI Am a Bride – Finnish Werewolf Folklore Comic
“Witcher 3 The Wild Hunt” is coming soon, and all the news about the game points to a really stunning final product. “The Witcher 3” release date will be February 24. Werewolves, witches, and really pale angry guys, –oh my! I saw the trailer for this a while back and loved it. Plus, unlike its…Continue readingNews from the Developers of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt — A Ton of Free DLC
‘Teen Wolf’ Season 4 is bringing back Kate Argent, and Jill Wagner tells all about her purple, drooling were-jaguar in this interview. Just when you think no one will return from the dead this season… in strolls dear ol’ Aunt Kate. With this turn of the tables, will Kate Argent become more human, or at…Continue reading‘Teen Wolf’s Aunt Kate’s New Look For Season 4
In honor ‘True Blood’ premiering its seventh and final season on June 22, and Season 4 of ‘Teen Wolf’ premiering on June 23, check out our gallery of the sexiest supernatural creatures and vote for… In a little over a day ‘Teen Wolf’ season 4 begins, new faces, new enemies, and unbelievable grief from our favorite…Continue reading‘Teen Wolf’ Man Candy Just For You!
Take the quiz to see which TMI Alliance you belong to – Shadowhunters, Warlocks, Werewolves or Vampires. In theaters August 21. (I’m a SHADOWHUNTER! Take the #TMImovie Alliance Quiz to see if you’re a Shadowhunter, Warlock, Werewolf or Vampire!t…Continue readingFind Out whether You Are A Shadowhunter, Warlock, Werewolf or Vampire?
Syfy Gets Bitten By New Werewolf Series
Syfy Gets Bitten By New Werewolf Series Werewolves are getting their due media-wise lately, with lots of hairy new projects sprouting up everywhere.
the night desk’s insight:
In 2014, Syfy will start to air a Canadian werewolf series called “Bitten.” The television series is based on a popular book series known as “Women of the Otherworld” by Kelly Armstong. The main character, Elena Micheals, will be played by beautiful Laura Vandervoort, previously know as Supergirl on Smallville. I am looking forward to seeing what kind of interesting storyllines and special effects they’ll have for the show. Who’s up for another werewolf series besides me?
David Hayter, Jason Momoa and Merritt Patterson at the Wolves panel during Comic-Con International. David Hayter has had success as both a Hollywood screenwriter (X-Men, X2, Watchmen), and as a voice actor (Solid …the night desk’s insight:A lit…Continue readingDavid Hayter and Jason Momoa Take Werewolves Into …
Happy September everyone! Here are some werewolf books coming out this Fall: The Wolves of Midwinter: The Wolf Gift Chronicles by Anne Rice This next book in the Wolf Gift Chronicles is the sequel to The Wolf Gift, and continues the story of Reuben Golding, a werewolf (or Man Wolf, one of the Morphenkinder,…Continue readingWerewolf Books Coming Out in 2013
First I revealed some Xbox One werewolf news and now I’ve got some PS4 werewolf news! The new IP The Order: 1886 from Ready at Dawn was announced at E3 and it brings steampunk style to the werewolf-filled streets and zeppelin-filled skies of Victorian London. If you like alternate history, steampunk weaponry and werewolves, then…Continue readingSteampunk and Werewolves in ‘The Order: 1886’ Coming to PS4
What is a werewolf? It seems like such a ridiculous question to ask, however, it’s been a topic of debate on this site for years. It seems that everyone has a different opinion when it comes to what a werewolf is. If you break it down to simple word examination werewolf translates to “man wolf”…Continue readingWhat is a Werewolf?
The clinically cleaned floors are surrounded by stark white walls. There are no windows to be found, just artificial light shining down on a cold metal slab. Walking in you see menacing medical instruments, each telling its own tale. Underneath the nauseating and overpowering reek of industrial cleaner is the smell of old blood. That…Continue readingIs the Government Keeping Werewolves a Secret?
THE WOLF MAN (1945) Contrary to popular belief, this was not the first werewolf movie. It wasn’t even Universal’s best, but it was a huge improvement over Werewolf of London. Written by Curt Siodmak, a German Jew who had fled Nazi Germany, the film is infused with the themes of alienation and the monster within…Continue readingMy Favorite Werewolf Movies!
As the title says, for $10 you can get yourself a fantastic Werewolf game set, and it’s all thanks to Cards Against Humanity creator Max Temkin’s Kickstarter project (which was funded in just a few short minutes). I’ve written about this classic game in the past, but if this is the first time you have…Continue readingGet Yourself the Classic Game ‘Werewolf’ for Only $10
One of my favorite shows, Face Off, is having a werewolf episode! For those of you new to the show, it’s a special effects competition, and it rocks. They transform people into the most amazing and realistic looking beasties. In Tuesday’s episode (February 28, 9/8C) they are doing a werewolf episode – with a twist.…Continue readingDon’t Miss Face Off’s ‘Howl at the Moon’
*Points to the title* Is it so? Have werewolves become boring? Beings who transform from human to wolf could never get old, right? Well, it kind of seems like they have. Before you send me hate mail, hear me out… Lately it seems that nearly every werewolf book, movie or show is the same. The…Continue readingHave Werewolves Become Boring?
In the many years working for this fabulous website I have learned that people LOVE pretending to be werewolves. Some do it for fun, others do it to mess with people. Due to the latter group I had to write up this list of rules (naughty naughty werewolf fans). However, I am learning more and…Continue readingA Playground For All the “Real” Werewolves
Well, if you haven’t, it’s a werewolf show that came out a few years ago – a very short-lived werewolf show. I hadn’t thought about Wolf Lake in a while, I actually forgot about it completely, until it came out up my Amazon recommendations. Turns out the show just came out on DVD a few…Continue readingHave You Ever Heard of Wolf Lake?
Ok, honestly, I don’t usually care much about what Tim Burton does because it’s all the same – same style, same actors, same vibe… blah blah the same. However, his latest film project, Frankenweenie, caught my eye after seeing a photo of the movie. Yeah, it’s the same old creepy cartoon style, BUT, there’s a…Continue readingTim Burton’s New Movie Has Werewolves
Heartbreaking songstress Fiona Apple recently came out with a new album with the ridiculously long title of The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than the Driver of the Screw and Whipping Cords Will Serve You More Than Ropes Will Ever Do. Why is this noteworthy? Because, on the album she has a song called Werewolf. Since…Continue readingFiona Apple’s ‘Werewolf’
If given the chance, would you become a werewolf? Now, before you rush to the comment section and write “YES!” over and over, there are some terms. You don’t get to choose which type of werewolf you get to be in this game – I do. Bwahaha! Almost every single day I read comments by…Continue readingWould You Willingly Become a Ferocious Werewolf?
While scanning my Kindle Fire (my precioussss) for a comic to amuse me, I came across Bad Dog, a werewolf comic that looked and sounded so damn good I wanted to jump right into it! Sadly, the first issue wasn’t even available, because comiXology is a filthy tease. But, in spite not reading and reviewing…Continue readingThe Misadventures of ‘Bad Dog’
There has been a lot, and I mean a LOT, of debate here on Werewolves.com over what movies and TV shows have the best looking werewolves. Many may love one particular style of wolf, but countless others may despise it. It’s a never ending battle on which werewolf looks more badass. Because I love myself…Continue readingDesign Your Own Werewolf: What Does Your Movie Wolf Look Like?
Coming soon is the comic Ursa Minor, the latest miniseries by Big Dog Ink and Tom Hutchison. I was lucky enough to get an early look at the first issue of this kickass comic and I’ve got my verdict below. Bababuuum! Check it out: “After a pack of werewolves assassinates the President during the televised…Continue readingReview of the Upcoming Comic Ursa Minor
Do you believe in werewolves? It seems like a simple enough question, right? But it really isn’t so easy to answer. I know that everyone that comes here loves werewolves, you love watching them on the screen and love reading about them in books. But have you ever thought for a moment about whether they’re…Continue readingDo You Believe in Werewolves?
A reader on our Facebook page asked me to write about the werewolf in the hit show Once Upon a Time and since the show is one of my favorites (obsessively so) I am happy to oblige. After seeing the first werewolf episode, titled “Red-Handed,” I wanted to share its awesomeness with all of you,…Continue readingThe Werewolf of ‘Once Upon a Time’
I wrote about this strange flick a few months back, and here we are again, with more news on the award-winning Monster Brawl. A crowd pleaser at this year’s film fest circuit, Monster Brawl features an all-star cast of classic monsters, beloved horror icons, and wrestling royalty in what is being called “the undisputed smack-down…Continue reading‘Monster Brawl’ Coming to DVD this Summer
Hello my wolftacular readers! I’ve got a tasty sneak peek at Big Dog Ink and Tom Hutchison’s upcoming comic book miniseries Ursa Minor. Coming this May is a new dark world of lycanthropes, vampires and more. More info below! From the Official Press Release: In May 2012, comic book publisher Big Dog Ink will take…Continue readingFirst Look at Big Dog Ink’s Ursa Minor
There is a question I often ask authors when I am doing interviews, a question that has nothing to do with their book, but one that’s fun to ask in spite of that (cliché interviews are SO boring). Every author has given me a different, yet fantastic, answer so far, and I love hearing every…Continue readingWhat Would Happen if Werewolves Were Discovered?
Out of all the classic comic book characters out there Blade is doing pretty damn well for himself, I mean, there are three successful Blade live-action movies, a short-lived live-action TV show and now a new Blade anime airing on G4. As much as I’m sure you werewolf fans love this vampire killer, you may…Continue readingWerewolves in Blade
It has been a long while since we heard anything on FDR: American Badass! and I was thinking that maybe it was just a big joke after all. I mean, would someone really make a werewolf movie about President Franklin Roosevelt shooting Nazis with his wheelchair of death? Yes, yes they would. The trailer for…Continue reading‘FDR: American Badass!’ Trailer Released
Bestselling Andrea Cremer’s Nightshade series has been a huge hit among the werewolf-lovin’ teens for quite a while now, and at long last, Bloodrose, the third and final book, has been released for your reading pleasure. Hurray! I had the joy of interviewing Andrea a long while back (read the interview here) so I am…Continue readingAndrea Cremer’s ‘Bloodrose’ Out Now
I have been hearing about this movie for over a year now, but it wasn’t until recently that I learned that the books this movie is to be based on have werewolves in them! Of course I had to give the upcoming film some love knowing that. So yes Dear Readers, The Mortal Instruments, the…Continue reading‘The Mortal Instruments’ is Coming to Theaters!
While reading Jim Butcher’s Fool Moon, the second book in The Dresden Files, I came across something I had never read in any other book before, something that made me all kinds of happy. This book, which follows a crime-solving wizard, contains multiple types of werewolves. Every other book I have read had one type…Continue readingWerewolves in The Dresden Files
I haven’t really heard much of anything on MTV’s cop mockumentary Death Valley since it first aired months ago, but apparently it’s now available on DVD. To those of you new to the show, it’s set in a world of werewolves, vampires and zombies and it follows a group of cops as they deal with…Continue readingMTV’s Death Valley Season 1 Now on DVD
What a glorious combination! Johnny Depp and werewolves! But what film would have two things so awesome in one place? The Lone Ranger… seriously. Walt Disney Pictures has finally greenlighted The Lone Ranger, a reboot of the classic show. The film took off on a rocky start due to some serious budget issues at, at…Continue readingJohnny Depp and Werewolves in Upcoming Film!?
There’s a new indie werewolf flick that is swooping in and dominating the competition at virtually every film festival it shows at, a film titled The Big Bad. Plot description from The Big Bad website: “A loner named Frankie enters a bar in a nowhere town, looking for a man no one seems to know……Continue reading‘The Big Bad’ Impresses Audiences Nationwide
I admit it, I am a colossal Anne Rice fangirl. I absolutely love her books, particularly The Vampire Chronicles, which continue to be the greatest vampire books ever written. So, when I learned that Anne Rice wrote a werewolf book I was ecstatic! This legendary author has penned a werewolf novel titled The Wolf Gift…Continue readingAnne Rice’s ‘The Wolf Gift’ Gets Cover and Release Date!
– Points to the title – it seems like such a simple question, right? Why do you love werewolves? But once you stop to actually think about it, it’s a bit more difficult to answer. What is it about these shapeshifting beings that you love so much? This is a post for all of you…Continue readingWhy Do You Love Werewolves?
Hiya werewolf-lovin’ readers! I’ve got another new book to share with you today. I was recently contacted by Horrific Tales Publishing, a new publisher in the UK, who informed me that the very first book released under their name is a werewolf book. Clearly they have good taste. Since I love me some werewolf books…Continue readingHigh Moor by Graeme Reynolds
Ever since Kickstarter (a funding site for artists, filmmakers, writers…etc.) and sites like it were created I have been getting loads of emails from directors and authors asking for money to get their projects off the ground. Well, I ignore the majority of these requests because either their project sounds awful or they are asking…Continue readingAre You Willing to Pay for Something ‘Bigger & Badder?’