7 episodes

"The Creature Files" is the official podcast of the Department of Mythical Wildlife. Join author Todd Calgi Gallicano, Christopher McClary at the sightings desk, and resident skeptic Vic Afsahi, as they report on the latest sightings of mythical creatures and talk with experts and eyewitnesses.

The Creature File‪s‬ U.S. Department of Mythical Wildlife

    • Kids & Family
    • 4.8 • 12 Ratings

"The Creature Files" is the official podcast of the Department of Mythical Wildlife. Join author Todd Calgi Gallicano, Christopher McClary at the sightings desk, and resident skeptic Vic Afsahi, as they report on the latest sightings of mythical creatures and talk with experts and eyewitnesses.

    "The Skunk Ape"

    "The Skunk Ape"

    Author Todd Calgi Gallicano and his cohosts discuss a recent sonar contact of the Loch Ness Monster. Then, in the Creature Feature, we cover the Skunk Ape, a bigfoot-like cryptid in the South Eastern United States. They are joined by filmmaker Stacy Brown Jr. who talks about his new film "Skunk Ape Lives," and the stunning evidence and sightings of this elusive creature. 

    • 57 min
    "The Chupacabra"

    "The Chupacabra"

    Author Todd Calgi Gallicano and his cohosts discuss the recent sighting of the legendary sea serpent in North Carolina known as Normie. Then in the “Creature Feature” the spotlight is on the chupacabra, a nefarious mythical creature spotted in Texas, Puerto Rico, Mexico and South America that drains its victims of blood.

    They are joined by cryptid researcher Chris Edge who helps separate chupacabra fact from fiction and tells us what we need to know to avoid this terrifying monster.

    • 35 min
    "The Kraken"

    "The Kraken"

    Author Todd Calgi Gallicano and his cohosts cover the recent footage of the cryptid known as the Grassman of Ohio's Salt Fork State Park. Then, in the "Creature Feature," they explore the tales of the terrifying Kraken from Scandinavian folklore. The crew is joined by history professor Dr. Vicki Szabo, who discusses the mythology behind the legendary sea monster and its connection to the real-life giant squid.

    • 35 min
    Cynocephalus aka Dogman

    Cynocephalus aka Dogman

    Author Todd Calgi Gallicano and his cohosts discuss the recent sighting of a monster in China's Yangste river. Then, in the "Creature Feature" they explore the folklore surrounding the cynocephaly, mythical dogmen from antiquity that have been sighted in more recent times. The crew is joined by cryptid enthusiast Christian MacLeod (The Cryptid Guy), who discusses modern dogman lore, as well as his own terrifying eyewitness accounts of the creature.

    • 40 min
    The Lizard Man

    The Lizard Man

    Author Todd Calgi Gallicano and cohosts Christopher McClary and Vic Afsahi discuss the recent sighting of the Catawba River Monster. Then, in the "Creature Feature," they report on the infamous Lizard Man of Scape Ore Swamp. The crew is joined by cryptid researcher and author Dr. John Stamey to discuss this terrifying reptilian creature of South Carolina folklore. Dr. Stamey shares the history of the monster and some of the most intriguing (and frightening!) sightings.

    • 31 min
    Ogopogo and the Mermaid

    Ogopogo and the Mermaid

    Author Todd Calgi Gallicano and cohosts Christopher McClary and Vic Afsahi discuss a sighting of the cryptid Ogopogo of Canada. Then, in the "Creature Feature," they cover the half-fish/half-human mermaid of mythology. The crew is joined by mermaid Abby to discuss these mysterious creatures. Abby shares her experiences swimming as a mermaid, stories of recent mermaid sightings, and mermaid history.

    • 45 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
12 Ratings

12 Ratings

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Amazing

I have recommended this podcast to all my family and friends. Keep up the great work.

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