beings from various cultures. all including famous monsters to others you never heard of.
Papa-Figo - Originally the ghosts of severely ill people who developed a strange belief that consuming the blood and livers of other humans could cure them, these Brazilian boogeymen resemble tall men who carry large sacks. They can sense the presence of lying children, and will track them down and kill them, placing their entrails in their bags. Some reports say that they can shapeshift into birds of prey.
Jikininki | Jikininki are ghouls which feast on the bodies of the dead. They appear as ordinary humans for the most part, except their features are more monstrous. They have sharp, pointed teeth which they use to peel the flesh off of the recently deceased. BEHAVIOR: Jikininki are found near villages, usually in abandoned temples or old ruins. They avoid excessive contact with humans, but remain close to human settlements, as humans are their main source of food.
Persian Ghoul (غول ghūl) are shape-shifting cannibalistic and blood-drinking creatures that feed on the flesh of human beings, especially travelers, children or corpses taking the form of the person most recently eaten.. They're nocturnal and usually inhabit graveyards.The most feared type is the Ghula which has the ability to appear as a normal, mortal woman and marries an unsuspecting man who becomes her prey.