Tolkien Monster Encyclopedia
by Calle Mattsson
This page is devoted to
the monsters and races belonging to darkness.
Here you will find Orcs, Goblins, Balrogs
and many more fearsome creatures.
Werewolves (Gaurhoth) are spirits in
that served Sauron when he was the master of Tol-in-Gaurhoth, the
the lord and sire of the werewolves of Angband, old in evil, a dread
whose powers were great. He was sent by Sauron to battle Huan, the
of Valinor, but that proved to hard. Draugluin died at his
feet with the words "Huan is there!". That was the end of the
known as Wolf, the Red Maw, Anfauglir, the Jaws of Thirst) was fed by
own hand and great were the powers put upon him by the dark lord. When
Beren took one of the silmarils from the crown of Morgoth Carcharoth
the first to attack. He bit off Beren´s hand and swallowed it.
by doing so he also swallowed the silmaril which Beren had been
The great jewel burned him from the inside and the pain drove
insane. He ran through the lands killing everyone he met until he was