- Eastern European (culture)
- Humanoid (attribute)
- Domestic (attribute)
- Friendly and Dangerous (behaviour)
A Werewolf from the myths of Belorussia and Russia. He was born from a princess who had been defiled by a serpent during an eclipse. Vseslav grew up to train and become a mighty warrior who used his magical powers of transforming into a wolf at night to achieve his aims. He features in the Lay of Igor’s Campaign, a 12th century book as the 11th century Prince of Polotsk. He was born from a snake who raped his mother.
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