Video game news, reviews, articles and more. Dead Space, Left 4 Dead, Resident Evil, Castlevania and more!
Horror and monster toy news, reviews, articles and more. Action figures, bobble heads, model kits, statues and more!
Horror movies news, reviews, articles and more.
  • CT HorrorFest
  • Grey Matter Press Horror Books
  • Worldwide Odd
  • MegaCon 2015
  • Ecclesiastes Mistress of Souls


Night of the Living Dead comic

Grey Matter Press Horror Books

MegaCon 2014

The Haunted Graveyard

Halloween Man

The Childrens Vampire Hunting Brigade

Epilepsy Foundation of CT


Horror t-shirts


Top Monsters


Werewolf by Night

Posted by TheBigBadWolf on July/23/2007 (Last Modified : April/17/2011 )

Werewolf by Night

Jack Russell and his sister Lissa grew up in Los Angeles where their parents settled after having emigrated from Eastern Europe. When Jack turned 18 he began to transform into a Hollywood-style werewolf on the nights of the full moon. This was due to a blood curse that affected all of the males in his family once they reached adulthood, the result of one of his ancestors, a Baron Russoff, having read a portion of the Darkhold. His parents had hoped that moving to the U.S. would prevent Jack from falling under the curse but it wasn't to be.

Later, a troika of mystical and extradimensional beings called "The Three who are All" granted Jack the ability to change into a werewolf at will, no matter what portion of the month it was, and allowed him to keep his human intellect while doing so. However, on the nights of a full moon, his mind would still regress to that of a savage beast.

In hopes of being able to retain control of himself during the nights of a full moon, Jack sought out Dr. Karl Malus. Unknown to Jack, Malus was a criminal almost to the point of insanity and hoped to use Jack's Werewolf form as a tool to further his criminal ends. Malus connected Jack to a machine which was supposed to subvert his will and allow Malus to control him when the werewolf manifested itself. However, Jack escaped with the help of the original Spider-Woman, someone who he had met during an earlier escapade.

However, now when the full moon arose, Jack found out the hard way that the Doctor's "treatments" had a strange side-effect. As usual, he lost control of the change but the creature he transformed into was an even more wolf-like beast. This more savage werewolf creature was larger than his normal werewolf by at least half again as much, it also had a longer wolf-or fox-like snout and ears, and a curved spine, canine double-jointed legs and a small tail.

After this, Jack joined the Night-Shift, a gang of criminally-bent individuals who were being manipulated by the Shroud into performing heroic acts in and around the Los Angeles area.


Essential Werewolf by NightVol. 1-2
MorbiusVol. 1, #12-15, 27-30
Marvel Comics PresentsVol. 1, #54-59, 87, 98, 107-113, 143-144
Dead of Night featuring Werewolf by NightVol. 1, #1-4
Legion of Monsters: Werewolf by NightVol. 1, #1
Monsters UnleashedVol. 1, #6-7
Strange TalesVol. 5, #1-2
Giant-Size WerewolfVol. 1, #2-5
Giant-Size CreaturesVol. 1, #1
Werewolf by NightVol. 2, #1-6
Werewolf by NightVol. 1, #1-43
Marvel SpotlightVol. 1, #4
Marvel SpotlightVol. 1, #3
Marvel SpotlightVol. 1, #2

Add comic books in which this monster has appeared in.

Additional Information/Facts

Demon Knights #17 preview
How can things get worse for Jason Blood, the man bonded for eternity to the Demon Etrigan? Let's start with decades of brutal torture... Vandal Savage is on the scene to rescue Blood, which may...
Criminal Macabre/The 30 Days of Night Crossover #2 preview
Cal has always wanted the Feds to focus on vampires, and now they are, one in particular—Eben Olemaun, now on a quest to bring mankind to its knees. But the FBI is up to more than tracking down...
Demon Knights #16 preview
It's been thirty years since the Demon Knights last rode together - and they're less than happy to see each other! What has happened during this time? Who lives? Who's dead? Who's...
Demon Knights #15 preview
A long dead memory from Slade's past resurfaces, looking for revenge! Will the legendary assassin known as Deathstroke finally be pushed past his breaking point? Check out the Demon...
30 Days of Night #12 preview
Niles concludes the 30 Days of Night series! The war between vampires reaches a fever pitch as Eben Olemaun's movement collides head-on with the old guard, with Agent Alice Blood directly in the...

  • LarryDwyer
    Kind of dark and dreary today. Perfect day for #Videodrome. #LongLiveTheNewFlesh #horror…
    find articles by Larry Dwyer
  • Christine_HNN
    RT @HorrorNews: #Krampus: Shadow of Saint Nicholas OGN Preview #horrorcomics @Legendary @Mike_Dougherty https://t.c…
    find articles by Christine Caprilozzi
  • Makasupa
    Vote for my baby’s pic in the Gerber Baby 2015 Photo Search contest.
    find articles by Sean McLaughlin
  • UndeadStephanie
    RT @hiwearespiders: Then Warren ran across this funny on the Web. He likes it because he says the Spider looks a little like Him! ::) http…
    find articles by Stephanie Shamblin
  • BloodEBastard
    RT @HorrorNews: New #Horror From 'The Dark Corners Anthology' Series @DarkCornersFlix @Sarah_Nicklin…
    find articles by Blood E. Bastard
  • CTbrthrhd
    DVD and Blu-ray Releases: May 12, 2015 via @dreadcentral #horror
    find articles by Sean Brickley