Do you believe?
Fireworks were first invented in China during the 10th century and were used to scare away evil spirits and the Kraken. Unfortunately, nothing scares away the Kraken.
The most successful and feared Confederate commerce raider of the war, the CSS Alabama, sinks after a spectacular battle off the coast of France with the USS Kearsarge. Or so they say…
The earliest known maps were created by Babylonians. Dated between 2300 and 2500 B.C., bodies of water on the maps are labeled only as “Kraken Territory”.
In 1872, the British-American merchant ship, the Mary Celeste, was discovered unmanned and apparently abandoned at sea. The ship and the cargo were in tact, yet the crew was never heard from again.
Genghis Khan conquered and ruled over nine million square miles during his time. He was able to create such an expansive empire by adopting the ideology of the Kraken - Rule with an Iron Tentacle.
Ancient Rome was known for many architectural accomplishments. The aqueducts, used to transport rum through the cities, still stand today.