Strix is a creature from Ancient Roman mythology that is often described as a nocturnal bird, such as an owl. The creature fed on human flesh and blood. The term ‘Strix, is actually Latin for “screecher,” and in Roman it is means “owl.” The Strix, is sometimes referred to as striges or striga. They are […]
Strigoi is a popular vampire in Romanian vampire. Most Strigoi are the troubled souls of the dead who have rose from the grave, generally including witches and evil spirits, but there are some Strigoi that are living people who have magical properties, which may include the ability to transform into an animal. Some living people […]
The Veshtitza is said to an old woman who is possessed by an evil spirit. The soul leaves her body at night and wanders around until it enters the body of a hen or a black moth. When in the body of the animal, the Veshtitza flies around until she finds a home where there […]
The Jararaca vampire of Brazil. This vampire typically appears as a snake. It drinks the milk and blood of sleeping women.
The Hanh Saburo is a vampire from India. The vampire dwells in the forest, deep in the woods, surrounded by thick vegetation. They had the ability to control dogs and wolves. The Hanh Saburo is a vampire that lures travelers into the forest to attack. Often the vampire was invisible, but sometimes it was seen […]
The Civatateo is a Mexican vampire witch who once attended Sabbaths at crossroads. The creature was bound to Tezcatlipoca and Tlazolteotl, Aztec Gods. They were believed to attack young children, mate with human men, and give birth to children born as vampires. The belief is that the Civatateo was a noblewoman who died during childbirth. […]
The intentional psychic vampire is one that should be feared the most. This vampire cannot be destroyed by any physical means and they tend to attack on out of every five people. Luckily, the attacks are rarely fatal; the victim is drained of energy on purpose by the vampire. Once the vampire is able to […]
An unintentional psychic vampire is one that generally remains hidden. They are vampires who unconsciously feed on the psychic energies of others. These vampires feed because they need extra energy to survive an illness. Unintentional psychic vampires are often much older than their victims, as illnesses generally effect older people. But, that doesn’t meant that […]
The Zmeu is from Moldavia. It is a vampire that can take the form of a flame and enter the room of a young woman or widow. Once it enters the room of the sleeping woman, the flame becomes a man and seduces them. The Zmeu can have legs, arms, and appear completely normal. It’s […]
The Vrykolatios is a vampire fiend from the Island of Santorini, which is an island off the coast of Greece. Ths Island of Santorini is said to be one of the most vampire-infested islands. This vampire is described as a fiend that feast off the living.