Type: eldritch, beast,
Origin: when a person resorts to cannibalism, often in forested, snowy arias there is a chance that they are possessed by a spirit in the vicinity and are altered heavily by said spirt.
Discription: standing over 8 feet tall and thinner than any starved man. This cannibalistic beast can be a terrifying prospect. It's head is often twisted to Mach that of a dear skull or warped into one more suited for its eating purposes. Always sporting a large set of antlers that are shed once a year. It's hands and legs are also elongated, it's clawed hands stay just short of brushing the ground when it's relaxed, there often a blackish brown with dark green patches or dark brown with black spots. These are used to blend in with surroundings.
Behavior: wendigos are night hunters by nature, causing famine and in ease among whatever it's hunting. And at a certain point the beast will attack whatever isolated target its chosen and kill most if not all inhabitants.