Norse

Loki, the Norse god

Loki is the son of Farbauti and Laufey, and the brother of Helbindi. He was orphaned by Odin at a young age, and is often accompanying Thor in many of their exploits. Loki is known to go on peculiar adventures. […]

Norse

Thor, the Norse god

Thor is the red bearded Norse god of thunder. Wielder of the powerful hammer, Mjölnir, the staff Gríðarvölr and wears the belt Megingjörð, which doubles his strength, and the iron gloves Járngreipr. He is the offspring of Odin and Jörð, the […]

Romanian

Vlad the Impaler

Romanian folklore is home to a variety of blood-chilling creatures. For example, the moroi were supposed to be the spirits of unbaptized children, who wandered the countryside drinking the blood of cattle. However, some of the most gruesome figures are […]

Norse

Odin, the Norse god

Odin, also called Woden, Wuotan, Wotan and Wodan or Wodanaz (master of ecstasy), is the leader of the Aesir (the old Norse and Germanic deities). He is the Patron of wanderers, outcasts, poets, warriors and rulers. Associated with knowledge, battle, […]