Hi Gamepedia users and contributors! Please complete this survey to help us learn how to better meet your needs in the future. We have one for editors and readers. This should only take about 7 minutes!

Ogre

From The Bestiary Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
"Ogre"
No image yet
Details
Type(s)
Humanoid
Source
English folklore
Scale
Large
Similar creature(s)
Giant, Jötunn, Troll, Oni, Cyclops


The ogre is a large manlike creature infamous for eating the flesh of humans, especially children. They are generally strong, often have disproportionately large heads and are nigh insatiable.

Source[edit | edit source]

Ogres are featured, in various forms, in the folklore of many countries in Europe, dating as far back as to around 1,000 AD, with the tale of Beowulf.

Media[edit | edit source]

The ogre appears in the following media:

Novels[edit | edit source]

  • Berserk
  • Goblin Slayer
  • The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe
  • The Marvellous Land of Snergs
  • The Spiderwick Chronicles

Games[edit | edit source]

Movies[edit | edit source]

  • Prince Caspian
  • Shrek
  • Shrek 2
  • Shrek the Third
  • Shrek Forever After
  • The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe