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Investigating Local Folklore

Fantasy author Patrick Rothfuss investigates local stories and folklore.

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Patrick Rothfuss

Patrick Rothfuss is an internationally known fantasy writer and master of all things mythic. The first two books of his epic trilogy The Kingkiller Chronicle were bestsellers, and millions of fans are clamoring for the release of the third.

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About the Show

Acclaimed author Patrick Rothfuss brings monsters and legends to life as he examines the world's most enduring myths. He dives into the past and consults with present-day eyewitnesses to expose the truth behind stories long believed to be sheer fantasy.

Season 1, Episode 1

Mothman

Armed with new evidence of a modern-day sighting, acclaimed fantasy author Patrick Rothfuss investigates the local legend of an 8-foot-tall man-bird hybrid that has haunted a small West Virginia town for over 50 years.

Saturday
Dec 16
10pm | 9c
Season 1, Episode 1

Mothman

Armed with new evidence of a modern-day sighting, acclaimed fantasy author Patrick Rothfuss investigates the local legend of an 8-foot-tall man-bird hybrid that has haunted a small West Virginia town for over 50 years.

Sunday
Dec 17
1am | 12c
Season 1, Episode 1

Mothman

Armed with new evidence of a modern-day sighting, acclaimed fantasy author Patrick Rothfuss investigates the local legend of an 8-foot-tall man-bird hybrid that has haunted a small West Virginia town for over 50 years.

Friday
Dec 29
10pm | 9c
Season 1, Episode 1

Mothman

Armed with new evidence of a modern-day sighting, acclaimed fantasy author Patrick Rothfuss investigates the local legend of an 8-foot-tall man-bird hybrid that has haunted a small West Virginia town for over 50 years.

Saturday
Dec 30
1am | 12c