Study Guide

Cerberus Sightings

Sightings

Dec 20, 2019 - Dec 20, 2019

Theogony by Hesiod

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

Dec 20, 2019 - Dec 20, 2019

The Aeneid by Virgil

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

 

Dec 20, 2019 - Dec 20, 2019

Inferno by Dante Alighieri

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

Dec 20, 1966

Marvel Comics

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

Dec 20, 1999

One Piece

Cerberus dukes it out anime style. Check it.

Dec 20, 2019

The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan

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

 

Dec 20, 2019 - Dec 20, 2019

God of War Series

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

Dec 20, 2019

Gods Behaving Badly

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