Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Halloween Monstermania - A Glossary of Monsters


Day 5 of Halloween Monsters

Manticore – a man-eater monster with a face, which resembles a human, the body of a lion, the tail of a dragon or scorpion, which has poisonous spines that shoot poisonous spines to either paralyze or kill its victims. It may be horned, winged, or both. Its melodious call mesmerizes its victims.

Gargoyles – Extremely agile nocturnal creatures that can leap far distances. Most are comfortable at extreme heights. Believed to have originated from the typical dragon with batlike wings, a long neck, and the ability to breathe fire from its mouth.

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