mythical - something that has not yet been deemed as true by western scientists but despite this a significantly large group of people currently or in the past have believed this being to have actually existed.*
creature - 1. any living being of the animal kingdom (or with traits similar to animals). This includes, mammals (except humans), fish, birds, reptiles, amphibians, molluscs and insects.
2. 'spirits' which are beings who do not possess a body or an ethereal (ghost-like) body.
3. any human beings that are part animal or have the ability to transform into an animal.*
*The above is a definition for mythical creatures used only within this website and may differ from other definitions
All mythical creatures are described as per reports and each one is respected in their own right. Whether the being truly exists or whether it is a figment of one's imagination is for visitors to decide.
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Each mythical creature has been neatly categorised in terms of their culture, various attributes and behaviour as well as special labeling of common types of mythical creatures such as Fairies, Dragons, Werewolves and Vampires.
Open the tome for the index of all categories and symbols
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