If you find yourself lurking in a swamp or backwoods on a dark and stormy night, you should be afraid ... very afraid. There’s probably a human-like beast hiding out there in the shadows. And it's ready to rip you limb from limb.
You may have heard of Bigfoot. But have you heard of his Brazilian counterpart, the Mapinguari? Or the vampire-hybrid, Aswang? People have spotted strange ape-like monsters stalking remote forests and mountains around the world.
Here’s a guide to some of those big, hairy, ugly, stinky, nasty cousins of our most well-known monsters. Beware—wherever you are!