History Main / ChupaCabra

10th Sep '17 10:35:32 AM nombretomado
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* A featured monster on AnimalPlanet's ''Series/LostTapes''. This version differed from the image above in that it was more of a canine-like ground-dwelling bat monster.

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* A featured monster on AnimalPlanet's Creator/AnimalPlanet's ''Series/LostTapes''. This version differed from the image above in that it was more of a canine-like ground-dwelling bat monster.
8th Sep '17 11:16:12 AM BeerBaron
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* In ''Franchise/TheElderScrolls'', a chupacabra like monster called a "Hunger" appears as regular enemy in Morrowind and in the Shivering Isles expansion pack for VideoGame/TheElderScrollsIVOblivion. More so resembling their counterpart considering they posses strong "Drain Health" spell and attack with their tongue.

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* In ''Franchise/TheElderScrolls'', ''Franchise/TheElderScrolls'' series, Hungers are a chupacabra like monster called a "Hunger" appears as regular enemy form of [[OurDemonsAreDifferent lesser Daedra]] that are very similar in Morrowind appearance to the "alien-style" Chupacabra, complete with claws, spikes, and in a "sucker" mouth. Hungers are capable of [[VampiricDraining draining the Shivering Isles expansion pack for VideoGame/TheElderScrollsIVOblivion. More so resembling Fatigue]] of their counterpart considering they posses strong "Drain Health" spell prey and attack with their tongue.have have extremely long, weaponized tongues.
25th Aug '17 6:31:21 AM CosmicFerret
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* In ''ComicBook/YoungJustice'', [[TheFlash Impulse]] raced over to Puerto Rico to look for one after reading a cryptozoology book - [[http://img269.imageshack.us/img269/2817/impulsechupacabra.png lifting rocks and animals while calling out for it]].

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* In ''ComicBook/YoungJustice'', [[TheFlash [[Franchise/TheFlash Impulse]] raced over to Puerto Rico to look for one after reading a cryptozoology book - [[http://img269.imageshack.us/img269/2817/impulsechupacabra.png lifting rocks and animals while calling out for it]].
24th Aug '17 8:33:08 PM FuzzyBoots
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* ''Film/{{Indigenous}}'' features them as the monsters, who stalks a group of tourists through the jungle.
24th Jul '17 5:26:58 PM Orome
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* In an episode of ''Series/{{Supernatural}}'', another hunter brushes off Sam and Dean by telling them he's heard there's one "two states over". The implication is that chasing after chupacabras would be a waste of the Winchesters' talents.
28th Jun '17 6:33:23 PM MagnusForce
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* A ''WesternAnimation/TreehouseOfHorror'' issue of ''ComicBook/SimpsonsComics'' featured one as a failed experiment by Professor Frink after killing everyone at Moe's he meets his end when he is unable to handle the amount of blood in [[TheAlcoholic Barney's]] blood.

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* A ''WesternAnimation/TreehouseOfHorror'' issue of ''ComicBook/SimpsonsComics'' ''Main/SimpsonsComics'' featured one as a failed experiment by Professor Frink after Frink. After killing everyone at Moe's Moe's, he meets his end when he is unable to handle the amount of blood in [[TheAlcoholic Barney's]] blood.



* In ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'', the Planet Express crew ventured into the sewers where the inhabitants lived in fear of a vicious monster they called El Chupanibre.
* The ''WesternAnimation/JackieChanAdventures'' episode "The Curse of the Chupacabra" features Jackie and El Toro fighting one of these while in Mexico and El Toro being scratched by it causing him to become one himself, until the curse is broken.
* It appeared in one episode of ''WesternAnimation/TheGrimAdventuresOfBillyAndMandy'': It comes out of the TV screen while Billy is watching a magical videotape. It latches onto his nose. Grim presumes that it's trying to eat his brains, and Mandy thinks it'll starve. Of course, Billy being [[TheDitz what he is]], doesn't know what it is and can't even pronounce its name ("Chupa-ma-flablah").

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* In ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'', the Planet Express crew ventured into the sewers where the inhabitants local mutants lived in fear of a vicious monster they called El Chupanibre.
** The Bone Vampire from the {{Uncancelled}} episode "Fry am the Egg Man" is also inspired by the Chupacabra.
* The ''WesternAnimation/JackieChanAdventures'' episode "The Curse of the Chupacabra" features Jackie and El Toro fighting one of these while in Mexico and El Toro being scratched by it causing him to become one himself, until the curse is broken.
broken. Like the ''Scooby Doo'' example above, the creature is mistakenly said to be from Aztec legend.
* It appeared in one episode of ''WesternAnimation/TheGrimAdventuresOfBillyAndMandy'': It comes out of the TV screen while Billy is watching a magical videotape.videotape in a parody of ''Film/TheRing''. It latches onto his nose. Grim presumes that it's trying to eat his brains, and Mandy thinks it'll starve. Of course, Billy being [[TheDitz what he is]], doesn't know what it is and can't even pronounce its name ("Chupa-ma-flablah").


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* In one episode of ''WesternAnimation/ElTigreTheAdventuresOfMannyRivera'', Manny adopts a baby chupacabra as a pet.


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* Native tribes in Central America have a legend about an entity they call "Mosquito Man", whose description has led some folklorists to suggest the chupacabra is OlderThanTheyThink.
5th Apr '17 8:31:04 AM VVK
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* In ''Webcomic/SluggyFreelance'', while avoiding Bun-bun, Aylee goes to pick up a tray of drinks for the group. The waitress is terrified and stammers "Do not eat me, chupacabra!" to which Aylee cheerfully responds "Do not eat ''me'', senorita!", thinking it's a normal human greeting. She later resolves to use one of Bun-bun's greetings, "your money or your life!"

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* In ''Webcomic/SluggyFreelance'', while avoiding Bun-bun, Aylee (Torg's alien secretary) goes to pick up a tray of drinks for the group. The waitress is terrified and stammers "Do not eat me, chupacabra!" to which Aylee cheerfully responds "Do not eat ''me'', senorita!", thinking it's a normal human greeting. She later resolves to use one of Bun-bun's greetings, "your money or your life!"
12th Feb '17 12:19:49 AM Juicehead_Baby
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[[caption-width-right:274: Aliens will breed with anything]]

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[[caption-width-right:274: Aliens will breed with anything]]
[[VideoGame/SonicTheHedgehog anything]]]]
9th Feb '17 7:51:26 PM KrspaceT
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* Appears in ''WesternAnimation/GeneratorRex'', and it turns ''not'' to be an [[DifferentlyPoweredIndividual EVO]] like most of the monsters in the series.

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* Appears in ''WesternAnimation/GeneratorRex'', and it turns ''not'' to be an [[DifferentlyPoweredIndividual EVO]] like most of the monsters in the series. It's also poisonous.
9th Feb '17 7:42:41 PM Theriocephalus
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* A ''ComicBook/FantasticFour'' miniseries, "Isla de la Muerte" (Island of Death) had the superheroes coming to Puerto Rico to deal with the Chupacabra.

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* A ''ComicBook/FantasticFour'' miniseries, "Isla de la Muerte" (Island of Death) Death), had the superheroes coming to Puerto Rico to deal with the Chupacabra.



* In his New 52 mini-series ''{{Bizarro}}'' is keeping a Chupacabra named Collin as a pet [[spoiler: as it turns out he is an alien who lost his translator and he used to be a ''Franchise/GreenLantern'']]
* {{Deadpool}} fought a bunch of chupacapras who kidnapped a goat named [[{{Twilight}} Bella]].

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* In his New 52 mini-series ''{{Bizarro}}'' ''SelfDemonstrating/{{Bizarro}}'' is keeping a Chupacabra named Collin as a pet [[spoiler: as it turns out he is an alien who lost his translator and he used to be a ''Franchise/GreenLantern'']]
* {{Deadpool}} SelfDemonstrating/{{Deadpool}} fought a bunch of chupacapras who kidnapped a goat named [[{{Twilight}} Bella]].



* A ''WesternAnimation/TreeHouseOfHorror'' issue of ''ComicBook/SimpsonsComics'' featured one as a failed experiment by Professor Frink after killing everyone at Moe's he meets his end when he is unable to handle the amount of blood in [[TheAlcoholic Barney's]] blood.

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* A ''WesternAnimation/TreeHouseOfHorror'' ''WesternAnimation/TreehouseOfHorror'' issue of ''ComicBook/SimpsonsComics'' featured one as a failed experiment by Professor Frink after killing everyone at Moe's he meets his end when he is unable to handle the amount of blood in [[TheAlcoholic Barney's]] blood.



* Numerous chupacabras appear in the Literature/InCryptid series as therianthropic cryptids: James (Verity's competitive dance partner) in ''DiscountArmageddon'' and ''Midnight Blue-Light Special,'' Princess Leya-you-out, one of Antimony's fellow [[UsefulNotes/RollerDerby jammers]] in "Bad Dream Girl" and "Jammed," and Malena, one of Verity's fellow dancers in ''Chaos Choreography.'' Their beast form is the typical scabrous reptile-wolf creature, their human form is indistinguishable from a Latin@ person of their age and build.

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* Numerous chupacabras appear in the Literature/InCryptid ''Literature/InCryptid'' series as therianthropic cryptids: James (Verity's competitive dance partner) in ''DiscountArmageddon'' and ''Midnight Blue-Light Special,'' Princess Leya-you-out, one of Antimony's fellow [[UsefulNotes/RollerDerby jammers]] in "Bad Dream Girl" and "Jammed," and Malena, one of Verity's fellow dancers in ''Chaos Choreography.'' Their beast form is the typical scabrous reptile-wolf creature, their human form is indistinguishable from a Latin@ person of their age and build.



** Episode "El Mundo Gira" reveals that the Chupacabras are actually illegal immigrants who have been infected by an alien fungus.

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** Episode The episode "El Mundo Gira" reveals that the Chupacabras are actually illegal immigrants who have been infected by an alien fungus.



* {{Grimm}} had a Chupacabra episode.

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* {{Grimm}} ''Series/{{Grimm}}'' had a Chupacabra episode.



* One of the ''VampireTheMasquerade'' Gangrel clanbooks has a Chupacabra character template, with a backstory of being Embraced while in wilderness, driven half-crazy by the [[EnemyWithin Beast]] and feeding on animals due to lack of human prey in the area.

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* One of the ''VampireTheMasquerade'' ''TabletopGame/VampireTheMasquerade'' Gangrel clanbooks has a Chupacabra character template, with a backstory of being Embraced while in wilderness, driven half-crazy by the [[EnemyWithin Beast]] and feeding on animals due to lack of human prey in the area.



* ''{{VideoGame/Diablo}}'' has a Scavenger-type boss monster named El Chupacabras. ''VideoGame/DiabloIII'' has a monster known as Chupa Khazra as well.

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* ''{{VideoGame/Diablo}}'' has a Scavenger-type boss monster named El el Chupacabras. ''VideoGame/DiabloIII'' has a monster known as Chupa Khazra as well.



* You can summon Chupacabras in ''{{Scribblenauts}}'' - they attack goats on sight. Amusingly, they can wear hats and can hold items.
* In Franchise/TheElderScrolls series of games, a chupacabra like monster called a "Hunger" appears as regular enemy in Morrowind and in the Shivering Isles expansion pack for VideoGame/TheElderScrollsIVOblivion. More so resembling their counterpart considering they posses strong "Drain Health" spell and attack with their tongue.
* In ''[[VideoGame/ShadowHearts Shadow Hearts 3]]'' one of the hunting quests is for the Chupacabra. In [[spoiler:Chichen Itza]] of all places.

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* You can summon Chupacabras in ''{{Scribblenauts}}'' - ''VideoGame/{{Scribblenauts}}'' -- they attack goats on sight. Amusingly, they can wear hats and can hold items.
* In Franchise/TheElderScrolls series of games, ''Franchise/TheElderScrolls'', a chupacabra like monster called a "Hunger" appears as regular enemy in Morrowind and in the Shivering Isles expansion pack for VideoGame/TheElderScrollsIVOblivion. More so resembling their counterpart considering they posses strong "Drain Health" spell and attack with their tongue.
* In ''[[VideoGame/ShadowHearts Shadow Hearts 3]]'' ''VideoGame/ShadowHearts 3'' one of the hunting quests is for the Chupacabra. In [[spoiler:Chichen Itza]] of all places.



* Greasels from VideoGame/DeusEx.

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* %%* Greasels from VideoGame/DeusEx.''VideoGame/DeusEx''.



* They're an tough enemy in VideoGame/LetsGoFindElDorado, that can kill off one of your party members on contact with your wagon.

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* They're an tough enemy in VideoGame/LetsGoFindElDorado, ''VideoGame/LetsGoFindElDorado'' that can kill off one of your party members on contact with your wagon.






* In ''TheImpossibleMan'', the chupacabra is actually a [[CoolPet pet]] owned by teenager Angela Salinas. It's appearance in the story resembles the cartoon rendition of chupacabra, where it is a green furball with fangs, as featured on some Puerto Rican T-Shirts.

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* In ''TheImpossibleMan'', ''Literature/TheImpossibleMan'', the chupacabra is actually a [[CoolPet pet]] owned by teenager Angela Salinas. It's appearance in the story resembles the cartoon rendition of chupacabra, where it is a green furball with fangs, as featured on some Puerto Rican T-Shirts.



* ''{{Sealab 2021}}'' had an episode titled "Isla de Chupacabras."
* The monster also appears in an episode, "Dia de Los Dangerous!" of ''WesternAnimation/TheVentureBrothers'', inexplicably leaping from Brock's car to attack Dr. Venture. Apparently, Mexico is full of them. Amusingly, Dr. Venture had earlier declared them to be nonsense.

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* ''{{Sealab 2021}}'' ''WesternAnimation/Sealab2021'' had an episode titled "Isla de Chupacabras."
* The monster also appears in an episode, "Dia de Los Dangerous!" Dangerous!", of ''WesternAnimation/TheVentureBrothers'', inexplicably leaping from Brock's car to attack Dr. Venture. Apparently, Mexico is full of them. Amusingly, Dr. Venture had earlier declared them to be nonsense.



* The ChristmasEpisode of ''MuchaLucha'' had chupacabra as [[BadSanta Rudo Claus']] reindeer.

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* The ChristmasEpisode of ''MuchaLucha'' ''WesternAnimation/MuchaLucha'' had chupacabra as [[BadSanta Rudo Claus']] reindeer.



* In [[{{WesternAnimation/Archer}} Archer]], Pam refers to herself as "...like some kind of Chupacabra. But for dicks"

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* In [[{{WesternAnimation/Archer}} Archer]], ''WesternAnimation/{{Archer}}'', Pam refers to herself as "..."... like some kind of Chupacabra. But for dicks"
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