Vlad III, Prince of Wallachia also known by his patronymic name Dracula (son of the Dragon, after his father Vlad II Dracul), and posthumously dubbed Vlad Țepeș (Vlad the Impaler). The 'Dragons' being hunted by the Order of the Dragons?
Vlad Tepes (Dracula, Vlad the Impaler, Romanian Prince and forefather of so many vampire legends). Original art for a horror trading card set. (Mixed media, 6 x 8 inches on paper). By Bohemian Weasel aka Soni Alcorn-Hender. #BohemianWeasel
Vlad Tepes,the impaler,is said to have impaled between 40,000 to 100,000 people. He created a forest of the impaled that frightened and sickened Sultan Mehmed II so much he retreated all the way back to Constantinople.
In 1462 when the invading Muslim Sultan Mehmed II reached Tirgoviste, he saw a terrifying scene, remembered in history as “the Forest of the Impaled”, there, outside the city, were 20,000 Muslim prisoners, all impaled