The Wendigo is a giant/headless-type enemy from Final Fantasy XII. It can be found in the Sochen Cave Palace. It is also fought in the International Zodiac Job System Trial mode on Stage 28, along with three Strikers.
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In ancient times, certain tribes would sever the heads of the fallen, and commit the body to a watery burial. By eating the heads of lost family, it was believed that one could bind their souls as protective spirits. Such practices have long been abandoned, but its legacy may be seen in the sodden corpses since risen to gouge the earth in search of buried kin.
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wendigo is a cannibalistic spirit that would possess humans and force them to consume human flesh. In alternate legends, the wendigo would possess its victim during their first cannibalistic experience. Wendigos are strongly associated with winter, where starvation was common.In Algonquian mythology, a