The Wendigo is a cannibalistic beast from Native American folklore and legend. The word “Wendigo” (pronounced wehn-dee-go) comes from the Native American Algonquian language, meaning “evil spirit that devours mankind.”
Said to be a canibalistic disease of the heart/mind in which the affected person consumes the lives of other humans and things with no regard for the natural balance of things… equated to greed and a deep fear of lack.
Power to use the abilities of wendigo. Variation of Mythic Physiology. User with this ability either is or can transform into an Wendigo: a malevolent cannibalistic spirit strongly associated with the Winter, the North and coldness, as well as with famine and starvation. It was variously a malevolent cannibalistic spirit that could possess humans or a monster that humans could physically transform into, with those who indulged in cannibalism were at particular risk.
The Wendigo. A creature from the mythology of Native Americans that lived in the region of the northeastern United States and southeastern Canada. It's born from pure cannibalism, and its hunger is never satisfied.
For me, there are two kinds of Wendigo in Rick Yancey’s The Curse of the Wendigo, the “Old One” and the one turned. So I’ve decided to give my hand at trying to get my image onto paper. Just in time...
wendigo - is a supernatural creature that is part of the mythology of the indigenous people of North America Ojíbuas . According to mythology, the Wendigo is formed from a human either , now hungry for a hard winter, and to feed , ate his own companions . After perpetuate cannibalistic acts long, turns out to be this monster and gains many attributes to hunt and feed more like , for example , can imitate the human voice , climb trees ,