Archive for the “Winged Weirdies”
Posted by: Nick Redfern on November 13th, 2013
“If there is one thing that can be said with a high degree of accuracy when it comes to the matter of Cryptozoology, it’s that certain types of unknown creature are seen time and again, regardless of location…”
Read: A Monstrous Reboot… »
Posted by: Monster Island News on November 11th, 2013
It is surprising how certain events from your childhood stick with you over the years and make subtle changes in who you are as a person.
One such series of events that I remember vividly to this day, were a series of reports of ‘flying monsters’ that came out of Texas in our nation’s Bicentennial year (1976).
Read: Mass Flying Creature Sightings In Texas Circa 1976 »
Posted by: mystery_man on November 2nd, 2013
The creature then came toward us, flying at least 25-30 feet off the ground. The younger couple who had noticed the creature first were now screaming and cowering, the man shielding the woman while shielding his head with a jacket.
My friend and I looked in awe as this creature flew over us.
That’s when I noticed the two large red eyes; they seemed to glow from within and with a blood red hue. They were unblinking in the 3-4 seconds we saw them, we knew they were looking straight at us, we knew this creature knew we could see it and it made no attempt to disguise itself.
Read: Mothman in Japan? »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on October 26th, 2013
What do the Jersey Devil, Champ and the Chupacabra all have in common? These legends have lived within the public eye for ages, gaining cult-like status across the globe. They exist as the world’s most notorious monsters, with fascinating new stories popping up every year and adding to the lore. But what’s the real story behind these modern day cryptic icons?
Tonight on Nat Geo Wild! The Jersey Devil episode airs at 8 & 11 PM ET
Read: The Monster Project: Jersey Devil »
Posted by: Nick Redfern on October 23rd, 2013
How did the Whole Mothman Mystery Begin? –What is the True Origin of Mothman? –Just What is the Mothman? –What is the Mothman Curse? –Is the Mothman Dangerous?
The author brings all the information together and interprets the most likely conclusions that can be drawn from all the available data.
Read: Mysteries of Mothman »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on October 21st, 2013
In the night the world reveals its second nature and weird things stir and start to wander. Strange shapes hide in architectural and unlit dead zones. As has been done for centuries, darkness reawakens terrible presences in those places. Whether a hedge, fence or row of abandoned buildings, whether a narrow winding path in a distant past or the alienating cityscape of today, it is the territory of the scare. Such a fright is Spring-heeled Jack. He was born out of similar surroundings almost two centuries ago, and this article chronicles its presence in America.
Read: Spring-Heeled Jack In America »
Posted by: Ken Gerhard on October 20th, 2013
For centuries, mythologies all over the world have portrayed flying humanoid creatures, greatly feared because their appearance seems to spell out death and destruction for those who are unfortunate enough to cross their path. Surprisingly though, encounters with these unnatural entities continue into modern times. Here, then, is my top ten list of the winged creatures that have most captured the public’s imagination in recent years.
Read: Ken Gerhard’s Top 10 Flying Humanoids »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on October 13th, 2013
On 29 September around 21:00 hours near Bustamante Park in the downtown area, a strange flying creature was seen flying from one tree to another. Its size was estimated at around 2 meters tall and shaped like a manta ray.
Read: Chilean Mothman? »
Posted by: Lyle Blackburn on October 13th, 2013
Lyle counts down his top 10 cryptids based on popularity.
Read: Lyle Blackburn’s Top 10 Cryptids »
Posted by: Karl Shuker on October 7th, 2013
Could these cryptozoological creatures possibly be surviving pterosaurs? Read their histories here, and judge for yourself.
Read: I Thought I Saw A Terror Saur! Do Prehistoric Flying Reptiles Still Exist? »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on October 4th, 2013
Fantom Fest in San Antonio is this weekend. Horror, cryptozoology, paranormal, etc. I’ll be there with David Weatherly, Ken Gerhard, and many more.
Read: Reminder: Fantom Fest 2013 This Weekend »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on September 20th, 2013
Last night at about 9 PM, Lyle Blackburn and I set out from DFW for Point Pleasant, WV.
Lyle is a scheduled speaker for the Mothman Festival, and we both will have vendor tables.
If you are planning to attend, be sure to come by and say hi and hang out!
Read: Mothman Festival Bound! »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on September 18th, 2013
I filmed this strange entity slowly moving west, behind the Cavehill in Belfast..ETNWO
Read: Flying Humanoid Caught on Video Over Belfast? »
Posted by: Ken Gerhard on September 17th, 2013
Tomorrow night I MAY be appearing in a new episode of the Unexplained Files for Science Channel (airing @ 9pm EST). This one deals with the Mothman mystery. I was interviewed for this episode, but I’m not sure if I made the final cut. However, some of the flying humanoid witnesses that I interviewed for my new book may be featured…
Read: The Unexplained Files: Mothman »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on September 17th, 2013
A flying humanoid or a guy on a zip line?Steve Alcorn
Watch the video here on Cryptomundo!
Read: Flying Humanoid Captured on Video? »