Saturday, February 13, 2016

Friday, February 12, 2016

Not Yeti Friday - Multi-armed Medley

Let's look at some new and old Multi-Armed favorites:

Creatures from Monster Hunt (China's most successful film of all time):





Ovion from original Battlestar Galactica:

Ralph McQuarrie concept art!




Arctic Bullymong from Borderlands 2:



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 Spidermonkey from Ben 10 Alien Force:


 






Kokogiak, from Inuit mythology, resembles a massive, ten-legged polar bear.





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Six-armed Spider-man: during the 1971 "Six Arms Saga", Spidey drinks a potion and gets four extra arms for a while.





Grimace Redux:




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Oddity of the Week

Thursday, February 11, 2016

[Destination: South America] Ucu's Cuz


Ucumar! The Apeman of the Amazon is the crypto-hominid star of the region (if you don't count mapinguary).  Of this, there can be no doubt!



But look around the continent, and you shall see his Himalayan Hermano hiding in plain sight....

BRAZIL:

At Snowland in the town of Gramado:

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At Mike's Bar in Mirabilandia amusement park between Recife and Olinda:



And during Carnaval, check out these celebratory floats:

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BOLIVIA:

At the Carnival de Oruro:



PERU:

At the Virgen de la Candelaria festival:


CHILE:

Selling Jeeps:

ARGENTINA:

Ice bar in El Calafate:

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