I can't believe how many they put in this game. So far I've found:
Jackalope Basilisk Roc Griffins Angel Centaur Dwarf Elf unicorn dragon Pegasus wraith magic lamp (guess what's inside) flying monkey gremlin gargoyle devil god (ha ha, mythical creature) minotaur centaur chimera giant troll halfling naga skeleton zombie vampire ghoul ghost goblin orc troglodyte harpy manticore cyclops gnoll kobold basilisk hydra cerberus sprite elemental (only one so far) phoenix mummy troll ra anubis leprechaun hercules mermain merman (doesn't look like I thought it would. think it might be some other creature) numerous dinosaurs (although not mythical creatures, i figured they were worth mentioning) cthulu shoggoth necronomicon (use on a person)
Amazing. Anyone have anything that's not on the list?
Then there's oni, and tengu, and kappa, oh my! I'm trying to find other tidbits of Japanese folklore that made it into the game, but no such luck so far.
Red Caps are also there, as well as Giants/Ogres (which spawns a sort of generic looking Jack-and-the-Beanstalk giant) and Ymir, which summons the malevolent frost giant of Norse myth. He looks pretty badass.
Typing in Chinese Dragon gets you the dragon's longer, more mystical cousin, and typing in sea serpent nets you one of the aquatic variety. Death is there too, in the guise of a cartoony-looking Grim Reaper. Wisp summons a will-o-the-wisp, who just kinda hangs out.
And man, do they love the Greek stuff. You can also summon Medusa, Dryads/Nymphs, Satyrs, Pegasus, and even Scylla from the Odyssey.
And from the reading I've been doing around, it sounds like they included a lot of obscure urban myths. Chupacabra, Spring Heeled Jack, Flatwoods Monster, Jenny Greenteeth, Nuckelavee...and that's just a few of them. I had to look up most of those on Wikipedia just to know what they were.
Elf is sort of a cutesy Christmas elf, but typing in Wood Elf conjures a more Tolkienesque specimen. And then there's also Gnomes.
Sorry if you already posted one of these under a synonym!
"You can't let somebody write your own destiny, boy. You gotta get out there and write your own." ---Zexis