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Cerberus Sightings

  • Theogony by Hesiod 802BC - 702BC

    This ancient writer claims that Cerberus had 50 heads. Was he counting the snakes or something?

  • The Aeneid by Virgil 29BC - 19BC

    In this epic poem, Aeneas manages to tip toe right past Cerberus after the Sibyl puts the hound to sleep with tranquilizer-laced cake.

  • Inferno by Dante Alighieri 1300 - 1400

    The most hellish hound of all spends his days punishing the gluttonous in Dante's vision of Hell.

  • Marvel Comics 1966

    In the Marvel Universe, Cerberus can transform into a big muscled man who blasts fire from his helmet - which is awesome.

  • One Piece 1999

    Cerberus dukes it out anime style. Check it.

  • The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan 2005

    Cerberus tries to take a bite out of Percy Jackson in this YA novel. Bad, Cerberus.

  • God of War Series 2005 - 2010

    Kratos dukes it out with Cerberus and lots of three-headed look-a-likes in this violent video game.

  • Gods Behaving Badly 2012

    Cerberus makes a poochy appearance in this movie about gods living in modern day NYC.

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