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WENDIGO Demonic creature from the legends of the Algonquian peoples. Malevolent, cannibalistic, strongly associated with winter, the North, coldness, famine, starvation. Gaunt, emaciated, with the ash grey complexion of a corpse. Symbols of gluttony, greed, excess. Never satisfied after killing and consuming one person, they were constantly searching for new victims. The most frequent cause of transformation into a wendigo was resorting to cannibalism.

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Wendigo Physiology

Power to use the abilities of wendigo. Variation of Mythic Physiology. User with this ability either is or can transform into an Wendigo: a malevolent cannibalistic spirit strongly associated with the Winter, the North and coldness, as well as with famine and starvation. It was variously a malevolent cannibalistic spirit that could possess humans or a monster that humans could physically transform into, with those who indulged in cannibalism were at particular risk.


wendigo - is a supernatural creature that is part of the mythology of the indigenous people of North America Ojíbuas . According to mythology, the Wendigo is formed from a human either , now hungry for a hard winter, and to feed , ate his own companions . After perpetuate cannibalistic acts long, turns out to be this monster and gains many attributes to hunt and feed more like , for example , can imitate the human voice , climb trees ,

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The Wendigo

The Wendigo. A creature from the mythology of Native Americans that lived in the region of the northeastern United States and southeastern Canada. It's born from pure cannibalism, and its hunger is never satisfied.

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The Wendigo's eyes glowed in the dark and it was always hungry for human flesh. These huge monsters could be heard howling in the forest on winter nights and were said to have powerful dark magic, but wild wendigo spirits outside in the wind were only half the story. If a person broke the ultimate Algonquian taboo, and decided to prefer cannibalism to starvation, he or she would begin to turn into a Wendigo. After eating human flesh, a person’s humanity would disappear and their heart…

"How did you find me?" "Well, the trail of blood you left for the past few hundred feet gave you away pretty spectacularly, I'd say." She winced at that, more than a little sheepish, but he just laughed. "that and had a good idea where you were headed. That helped, too." (by silver leonhart)


Said to be a canibalistic disease of the heart/mind in which the affected person consumes the lives of other humans and things with no regard for the natural balance of things… equated to greed and a deep fear of lack.


The Wendigo in "Hannibal" - Fullerverse