Werewolf

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"Werewolf"
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Type(s)
Humanoid
Source
various folkore
Scale
Medium
Other names
Lycanthrope, man-wolf


The werewolf is a human with the, at times involuntary, ability to shapeshift into either the form of a wolf, or a hybrid between man and wolf. While not exclusively, A full moon is is often the trigger for the transformation.

Source[edit | edit source]

Although the name varies from culture to culture, the oldest mentions of lycanthropy, dates back to 440 BC. with Herodotus' work Histories.

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Werewolves appear in the following media:

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