The Ohio River and its many tributaries are a hotbed of odd (and occasionally dangerous) cryptozoological activity, but one of the weirdest creatures ever to have emerged from their murky depths has got to be this hulking, gray-skinned, quasi-cephalopod, which at least five terrified eyewitness claimed to have seen in during the winter of 1959. […]
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Internationally renowned zoologist, John MacKinnon, found himself on the verge of terror when he discovered the distinct tracks of this unknown, primate-like animal.
These enormous, bird-like beasts were said to have a wingspan so incredible it could even blot out the sun and have been associated with the notorious Biblical fiends the Behemoth and Leviathan.
According to Ancient Middle Eastern texts these gargantuan birds were able to carry off prey as large as elephants in their razor-sharp talons.
These uncharacteristically kind creatures have been known to shelter human children who have been left to their own devices in the harsh, jungle terrain of the Philippine Islands
These strange soaring enigmas will sometimes take the form of bat winged females while they pursue their favorite delicacy… human flesh!
These vicious, soaring simians are notorious for kidnapping children during their nocturnal raids on native villages.
Considered by many cryptozoologists to be a large, heretofore unidentified species of bat, there are some investigators who feel that these creatures may represent the world’s only winged primate.
In 2009, a Viet Nam veteran and son, living in North Port, Florida, have been virtually trapped in their home following a series of terrifying encounters with red eyed, cloven hoofed, flying beings, tall grey men, dragons and lizard-like creatures that they believe have come from another world… or possibly hell itself!
On September 12, 1952, residents of Flatwoods, West Virginia, watched in terror as a gigantic fireball descended into the forest on the outskirts of town… it was only then, when a huge quasi-robotic monstrosity emerged, that the real terror began.
This gigantic, orange eyed monstrosity was said to have once lived beneath a Cleveland cemetery, but after a cadre of highway workers were contracted to destroy this beast’s home the creature was unleashed… a creature which has terrified residents of Mill Lake for decades.
These incredible remains were made famous in a November 26, 1930, New York Times headline which exclaimed: “ICE BARES STRANGE ANIMAL… ALASKANS SUGGEST PREHISTORIC ORIGIN.”
This unique, ancient whale-like carcass washed up on the Gambian sea shore in 1983, and has fueled years of speculation regarding its unusual origins… and the fate of its carcass.
Known as the “Eater of Dreams” the Japanese Baku is reputed to combine features found on such disparate animals as felines, equines, bovines and pachyderms. (more…)
Described by eyewitnesses as being a cross between a walrus and a giant squid, this unusual carcass has left even DNA experts baffled.
These fascinating remains were discovered on Louisiana’s Highway 12 in 1996, and have been at the center of a raging controversy ever since.