7 Among the Ojibwe, Eastern Cree, Westmain Swampy Cree, Naskapi, and Innu lore, wendigos are often described as giants, many times larger than human beings (a characteristic absent from the myth in the other Algonquian cultures). Alternative spellings: Wiindigoo (the source of the English word, from the Ojibwe language 1 Wendi). Login or Register Not a member yet? Sign Up! It's free! Login: Email: Password: Invite or voucher code: not required for Facebook users Account. Login/Register Password recovery Plugins and features VLC and KMPL ayer. 007 GoldenEye - Official Strategy Guide Alone in The Dark - Official Game Guide Alone in the Dark The New Nightmare - Official Game Guide Assassin s Creed Brotherhood. It will pollute the Athabaska River, fill the air with toxins, and farmlands will be wasted. Large boreal forests will be clear-cut. They want rare cancers and other diseases to kill us and breakdown our society to get rid of us. One of the more famous cases of Wendigo psychosis reported involved a Plains Cree trapper from Alberta, named Swift Runner. 17 18 During the winter of 1878, Swift Runner and his family were starving, and his eldest son died. 25 Creatures based upon wendigos appear in the films Wendigo and Ravenous, 26 and in episodes of the television series Supernatural, 27 Blood Ties, and 28 Hannibal. 29 Characters bearing the name appear in a number of computer and video games, including The Legend of.