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An old commissioned illustration done at the middle of the year 2009. What I can say, I'm not too much into underworld kind of conflict or that kind of "beauty" modern vampire, for me vampires and werewolf are monsters and enemy's of the Belmont clan, XD So, long life to castlevania :D

Richter Belmont : "die monster!"

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K, lets wikiattack:

Vampire
The Oxford English Dictionary dates the first appearance of the word vampire in English from 1734, in a travelogue titled Travels of Three English Gentlemen published in the Harleian Miscellany in 1745.Vampires had already been discussed in German literature. After Austria gained control of northern Serbia and Oltenia in 1718, officials noted the local practice of exhuming bodies and "killing vampires". The English term was derived (possibly via French vampyre) from the German Vampir, in turn thought to be derived in the early 18th century from the Serbian вампир/vampir. The Serbian form has parallels in virtually all Slavic languages: Bulgarian вампир (vampir), Czech and Slovak upír, Polish wąpierz, and (perhaps East Slavic-influenced) upiór, Russian упырь (upyr'), Belarusian упыр (upyr), Ukrainian упирь (upir'), from Old Russian упирь (upir')

The notion of vampirism has existed for millennia; cultures such as the Mesopotamians, Hebrews, Ancient Greeks, and Romans had tales of demons and spirits which are considered precursors to modern vampires. However, despite the occurrence of vampire-like creatures in these ancient civilizations, the folklore for the entity we know today as the vampire originates almost exclusively from early 18th century South-eastern Europe, when verbal traditions of many ethnic groups of the region were recorded and published. In most cases, vampires are revenants of evil beings, suicide victims, or witches, but they can also be created by a malevolent spirit possessing a corpse or by being bitten by a vampire. Belief in such legends became so pervasive that in some areas it caused mass hysteria and even public executions of people believed to be vampires.


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Werewolf
A werewolf or werwolf, also known as a lycanthrope (from the Greek λυκάνθρωπος: λύκος, lukos, "wolf", and άνθρωπος, anthrōpos, man), is a mythological or folkloric human with the ability to shapeshift into a wolf or an anthropomorphic wolf-like creature, either purposely, by being bitten or scratched by another werewolf, or after being placed under a curse. This transformation is often associated with the appearance of the full moon, as popularly noted by the medieval chronicler Gervase of Tilbury, and perhaps in earlier times among the ancient Greeks through the writings of Petronius.

Werewolves are often attributed super-human strength and senses, far beyond those of both wolves or men. The werewolf is generally held as a European character, although its lore spread through the world in later times. Shape-shifters, similar to werewolves, are common in tales from all over the world, most notably amongst the Native Americans, though most of them involve animal forms other than wolves.

Werewolves are a frequent subject of modern fictional books, although fictional werewolves have been attributed traits distinct from those of original folklore, most notably vulnerability to silver bullets. Werewolves continue to endure in modern culture and fiction, with books, films and television shows cementing the werewolf's stance as a dominant figure in horror.


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:iconnicholasfries:
NICHOLASFRIES Featured By Owner Jul 27, 2015  New Deviant Hobbyist General Artist
a werewolf would definitely win. vampires cant stand a SINGLE round werewolf wins always  
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Maustin71 Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2015
Hi,I'm in need of three custom prints. Love your style. Can you please email me at bacardimamba@aol.com? Thank you. 
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Godgifu Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2015
Is this in the creative commons? Someone on Flickr has it listed as such. I can't tell if its your own account or not.

www.flickr.com/photos/vtda/425…
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:icongreasy-lucarioyun:
Greasy-LucarioYun Featured By Owner May 19, 2015  Student General Artist
Mitos y Leyendas: Hombres Lobos vs Vampiros.

La edición que nunca fue ):
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:iconnalakaulitz:
NalaKaulitz Featured By Owner May 10, 2015  Student Artist
Gooooo werewolf!!!
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:iconapocalipsis666:
apocalipsis666 Featured By Owner Feb 7, 2015
nice work, it reminds me Underworld, the battle btween Lycans and Humans
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:iconshannonxnaruto:
shannonxnaruto Featured By Owner Jan 7, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Werewolf for the win! :iconfoxyayzplz:
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:icontsukasa57:
Tsukasa57 Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2014
super nice
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:iconryujinorientalis666:
RyujinOrientalis666 Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2014
Just awesome
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:iconkeiiion:
KeIIion Featured By Owner Jun 29, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
wow would be so wonderful when you draw more of this werewolves fight against someone.

You draw werewolves so fantastic ,so excellent details ,so awsome anatomie.



Would be only an bit better when they have 4-5 toes on the feet
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Darinas Featured By Owner Jun 25, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
Magnificent^^ Love the design for the vampires.
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:icon392caitlinr:
392caitlinr Featured By Owner Jun 22, 2014
WEREWOLF 
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:iconmythicaladventurer:
MythicalAdventurer Featured By Owner May 27, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Werewolf! Werewolf! Werewolf!
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:iconsamuraishinai:
SamuraiShinai Featured By Owner May 13, 2014
GET HIM Gabriel :D
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:iconbooglybear:
booglybear Featured By Owner May 12, 2014   Traditional Artist
awesome!
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:icondeadwea5el:
DEADWEA5EL Featured By Owner Mar 18, 2014
Do you mind if i use this pic in one of my books

Regards, DEADWEA5EL
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:iconwerewolfwill:
werewolfwill Featured By Owner Feb 14, 2014
Awesome job!
: D
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:iconvranca:
vranca Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2014  Student General Artist
NICE !! o*-*o
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:iconjtcreepyface8743:
JTCreepyface8743 Featured By Owner Jan 19, 2014
Great piece!!!
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:iconzombiehunter2:
zombiehunter2 Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
I know you take only commissions butcan you keep thus in mind? Can you mske another pic of a powerful zombie made from both magic, infection , and mutation zombie fight against a vampire?
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Animellarex Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2013
This is amazing! o.O
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:iconcywolfe:
Cywolfe Featured By Owner Nov 13, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Hey hey. :) I was just searching for some awesome Vampire vs. Werewolves pictures and wouldn't you know it, you came up again. Can I use this image for my next blog post? I'd appreciate it. I always leave a link back to this image and give credit. And I'd love to be able to leave a link to the blog from here. Thanks. ;)
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:iconlordofthememes:
Lordofthememes Featured By Owner Nov 8, 2013
kickass
go werewolves
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:iconkaoskid1:
Kaoskid1 Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2013

Vampire: You want some, Mutt

 

Werewolf: Come get some, Leech

 

(note: Leech and mutt are slurs)

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:iconislav:
Islav Featured By Owner Aug 13, 2013
I can't help but see this as the battle between Cornell "Blue Crescent Moon" and Dracula in Castlevania Legacy of Darkness...
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:iconlinkinpark9449:
LinkinPark9449 Featured By Owner Aug 13, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
werewolf will own that bloodsucker....
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:iconhakuisthebest:
Hakuisthebest Featured By Owner Jul 31, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Go werewolf! :iconcheerplz:
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:iconsnapcentino:
SnapCentino Featured By Owner Jul 17, 2013  Professional Writer
How have I not faved this yet? SHAME ON ME!
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NINJAWERETIGER Featured By Owner Jun 16, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
That is awesome!
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HoneyBatty16 Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Now that's what I call "badass!" :D
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soundandscar Featured By Owner May 4, 2013  Hobbyist Filmographer
wow this is amazing :3 i love the chains and the moon
this is what should have happened in twilight :3
i love the pure strength shown in this and how epic it would be :3
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JorujiFraga Featured By Owner Apr 21, 2013
^^
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:iconnothinger:
Nothinger Featured By Owner Apr 9, 2013
I can't help but think that these two are Jon Talbain and Demitri Maximoff dishing it out in an epic battle.
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:iconglambert99ash:
glambert99ash Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
i respect you imensly
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:iconhuntrag94:
HuntraG94 Featured By Owner Mar 13, 2013
now this is a bad ass looking picture.
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:icondcblackstar:
dcblackstar Featured By Owner Mar 3, 2013
i like how your vampire looks armor plated
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:iconn3v3rw1nt3rw0lf3:
n3v3rw1nt3rw0lf3 Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist
Makes me think a lot about John Talbain. this piece is VERY epic btw.
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:iconthedndking:
TheDnDking Featured By Owner Feb 23, 2013
And instant fav. Kick ass work.
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:iconavdsouza:
avdsouza Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2012
Amazing
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:icondeath-dealer18:
Death-Dealer18 Featured By Owner Dec 25, 2012
simply but rock!!
it's the most rock battle between lycans and vampires!!!!!
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:iconramman05:
Ramman05 Featured By Owner Dec 17, 2012
Awesome pic, followed by detailed information, a great combination, thanks for putting this all up! :)
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MagnusX7 Featured By Owner Dec 15, 2012
...dat protean...Ha ha every time I see this I remember one of the best table tops I ever played, what a gm I had. We only fought the garu once but this picture makes me feel like I'm seeing that fight as it truly was. Anyway thanks for the picture.
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:iconrevan005:
Revan005 Featured By Owner Dec 1, 2012
Cool battle.
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:icongshepherd17:
GShepherd17 Featured By Owner Nov 23, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Holly he** OO'

Now THIS beats twilight any day! xD
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Raining-Blood8 Featured By Owner Nov 21, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
OMG THIS IS AWESOME!! LOVE IT!!!
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:iconvladsommer3195:
vladsommer3195 Featured By Owner Nov 17, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Love it
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:iconxeroes:
xeroes Featured By Owner Nov 17, 2012
Awesome work man!
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:iconxb21:
XB21 Featured By Owner Nov 9, 2012  Hobbyist Interface Designer
Werewollf for win!
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:icongobbistar:
Gobbistar Featured By Owner Oct 22, 2012  Student Photographer
The war between them two never seems to end.Dibs on the werewolves winning
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xXMgMXx Featured By Owner Oct 16, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
classic showdown.
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