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The Qupqugiak is a creature with origins in Inuit/Eskimo mythology, legend and folklore.
While it is easily recognizable as a relative to the polar bear breed, the Qupqugiak is readily distinguished from its ursine cousin, in that it has five pairs of legs, instead of the the typical two.
Furthermore, not only is the Qupqugiak larger than the typical polar bear in size. Its size, weight and bulk rivals of a full grown bull Blue Ox.
It is carnivorous and is known to terrorize Inuit villages, far worse than the force of any single normal polar bear could ever muster.
Its giant size and extra pairs of legs make it faster and more dangerous than an ordinary polar bear.