Oct 24, 2023 - Energy & Environment

Axios Halloween bracket: The mythical creature Elite 8

Graphic: Sara Wise/Axios; Illustrations: Allie Carl, Brendan Lynch, Lindsey Bailey, Maura Losch and Sarah Grillo/Axios
Graphic: Sara Wise/Axios; Illustrations: Allie Carl, Brendan Lynch, Lindsey Bailey, Maura Losch and Sarah Grillo/Axios

More than 4,000 of you voted in the first round, setting up some heated monster matchups.

  • The closest matchup: Snallygaster beat Champ by fewer than 50 votes.
  • Most lopsided: Chupacabra overwhelmed Skunk Ape, 83%-17%.

What we're watching: The showdown between D.C.'s Snallygaster and West Virginia's Mothman.

Voting for Round 2 closes at 3pm ET on Oct. 25. Make sure your favorite reaches the final four.

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