Archive for the “Mothman”
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on August 4th, 2013
His name is John Tice, but people call him Trapper. He’s a backwoods West Virginian who prefers hill people or mountain people over that other term people sometimes use. With his closest friends, Tice travels around the Appalachian region looking for evidence of mysterious, mythical creatures that have lived in the public’s consciousness for generations. His group, called the Appalachian Investigators of Mysterious Sightings (AIMS), is the subject of Mountain Monsters, the new reality series on Destination America.
Read: Mountain Monsters: Trapper Interviewed »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on July 20th, 2013
For decades Mason County, West Virginia has been terrorized by a flying Mothman and it appears he is back again. Now a group of expert hunters and trappers are using their backwoods knowledge to catch the Mothman once and for all.
Read: Mountain Monsters: Mothman of Mason County »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on July 19th, 2013
Saturday July 20th @ 12:45 PM
Cryptozoological Creatures Excursion
Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad
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Posted by: Ken Gerhard on May 7th, 2013
Weird or What? with host William Shatner. The ‘Monsters’ episode will feature yours truly, in addition to cryptozoologists Loren Coleman and Scott Marlowe.
Read: New Cryptozoology Special on Syfy Network Tonight! »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on March 30th, 2013
Pledge to this Kickstarter campaign and win an exclusive prize only for Cryptomundians!
Read: Legendary Monsters Again! »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on March 21st, 2013
The dark hallows and dense forests of Appalachia harbor strange mysteries. Local residents will recount their encounters with the terrifying Sheepsquatch, the dark winged-creature, Mothman, and aliens from space.
Read: Monsters and Mysteries in America Premieres Sunday, March 24 »
Posted by: Nick Redfern on March 16th, 2013
Gargoyles, Mothman, Owlman, the Houston Batman and more…
Read: Flying Humanoids and Ken Gerhard »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on March 13th, 2013
Something is amiss in the small town of Lockwood, Washington. Something terrifying has been emerging from the surrounding woods in the dead of night: unspeakable creatures with glowing eyes and razor-sharp talons, swooping down upon unsuspecting citizens on silent black wings.
Read: Mothman Emerged: A Cryptozoological Thriller »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on March 5th, 2013
From all across the country emerge tales of close encounters with legendary creatures, from horrific monsters and ancient spirits to alien sightings and unexplained paranormal phenomena. Thirty percent of Americans believe that a beast such as Bigfoot is living in our forests*; in a quaint Montana town, reports of an elusive lake serpent have persisted every year since 1889…
Featuring first-person accounts with everyday people who believe they have come face to face with real-life folktale fiends, MONSTERS AND MYSTERIES IN AMERICA travels our country’s untamed wilderness to tell of its storied past.
Read: Crypto Creatures Lurk in Monsters and Mysteries in America »
Posted by: Nick Redfern on March 4th, 2013
A newly-published fictional look at Mothman in Africa…
Read: Mothman of Africa »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on March 2nd, 2013
Cryptozoologist Ken Gerhard has traveled the world collecting evidence on the Mothman, the Owlman, the Van Meter Creature, the Valkyrie of Voltana, the Houston Batman, and other strange “bird people” that have been sighted throughout history. Packed with famous historical cases and dozens of chilling first-person accounts, this is the first book to focus exclusively on flying humanoids—a wide array of airborne entities that seem to “feed off our fear like psychic vampires.”
Read: Flying Humanoids Are Go! »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on February 14th, 2013
Pledge to this Kickstarter campaign and win special prizes only for Cryptomundians!
Read: Never Say Nevermore… Again! »
Posted by: Nick Redfern on January 30th, 2013
This past weekend I was lecturing down at the Austin, Texas-based Museum of the Weird, along with good friends and authors Ken Gerhard (Big Bird! and Monsters of Texas) and Lyle Blackburn (The Beast of Boggy Creek).
Read: The Weirdest Museum of All »
Posted by: Nick Redfern on January 20th, 2013
There are a couple of new posts from me at Mysterious Universe.
Read: Primitive Men and an Ill-Fated Bridge »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on January 16th, 2013
Loren posted about the Legendary Monsters Kickstarter campaign on Sunday.
I too have been interested/involved with these cool action figures for over a decade.
Read: Never Say Nevermore »