Electrokinesis in Fiction and Folklore

Electrokinesis (also Fulgurkinesis) is the ability to manipulate electricity and electric fields. Users can create/generate/increase, absorb, conduct, shape, and manipulate electricity of various intensities: In Television: Top 10 Lightning Users in Anime Thanks for checking out the post and in the comment section below let us know what your thoughts are.

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Robots in Fiction and Folklore

Robots are machines, especially those programmable by computers, capable of carrying out a complex series of actions automatically. Robots also consist of androids/synthetics (humanoid robots that are designed to look and act like a human), cyborgs (cybernetic organism is a being with both organic and biomechatronic body parts. ), and AI (self-aware machines that have human-level intelligence). This post will focus on different examples including those in literature, film, television, comics, animation, and video games. List of Robot Powers and Abilities in Fiction In Film: Top 10 Robots in Film Another Top 10 Robots in Film…

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Demons in Fiction and Folklore

A demon is a malevolent being considered to be an unclean spirit, a fallen angel, or a spirit of unknown type which may cause possession.  Demons are usually depicted as malevolent beings summoned from Hell or the Void to wreak havoc in one form or another. This post will focus on different examples including those in literature, film, television, comics, animation, and video games. List of Demon Powers and Abilities in Fiction In Graphic Novels: Top 10 Demons/Devils in Comics Thanks for checking out the post and in the comment section…

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Ghosts in Fiction and Folklore

Ghost/spirits/souls are apparitions of a dead person that is believed to appear or become manifest to the living.  Most ghosts in fiction are depicted as disembodied spirits who wonder the Earth with a seemingly unfullfilled person that keeps them from moving on. This post will focus on different examples including those in literature, film, television, comics, animation, and video games. List of Ghost Powers and Abilities in Fiction In Film: Top 20 Scariest Ghosts in Film Thanks for checking out the post and in the comment section below let us know…

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Werewolves in Fiction and Folklore

What are werewolves (lycanthrope) and why are they so important? Werewolves, or lycanthrope, are mythological humans with the ability to shapeshift into wolf or hybrid wolf-like creatures either purposely or under a curse.  Men and women able to transform into a wolf or man/wolf hybrid usually resulting in a merciless killing machine. Born from folklore, werewolves are the result of disease, curse, or magic.  This post will focus on different examples including those in literature, film, television, comics, animation, and video games. List of Werewolf Powers and Abilities in Fiction In…

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Witches in Fiction and Folklore

Witches are beings who practice witchcraft and spellcraft.  There are a lot of different witches in fiction who derive their power from different sources. They range from those who sell their souls to the devil to magic being passed through the bloodline to having extensive knowledge of herbs and ingredients to perform some pretty impressive feats.  This post will focus on different examples including those in literature, film, television, comics, animation, and video games. List of Witch Powers and Abilities in Fiction In Film: Top 20 Witches in Film Thanks for…

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Vampires in Fiction and Folklore

Vampires are beings from folklore who survive by feeding on the life essence of the living, usually blood.  Vampires can be categorized by four main categories: demonic, undead, bestial, and living. There are many types of vampires or vampire-like creatures found in fiction, not all of them originating in folklore or mythology. This post will focus on different examples including those in literature, film, television, comics, animation, and video games. — List of Vampire Powers and Abilities in Fiction — In Film: Top 25 Favorite Vampires in Film Another Top 25 Favorite…

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Kevin Bacon is Robert Englund’s Choice as New Freddy Krueger

With the massive success of 2017’s It, horror movies have definitely got to step their game up.  Having said that, wouldn’t it be awesome to see a great franchise such as the Elm Street franchise made in the same format.  A Nightmare on Elm Street star Robert Englund has expressed interest in seeing Kevin Bacon take on the mantel as the nightmarish slasher in the next reboot. While a lot of longtime fans of the franchise wish to see Englund has made it clear that he’s done with the character. …

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