The Uktena In Cherokee Mythology

The Uktena In Cherokee Mythology

The Uktena is a giant horned rattlesnake prominent in Cherokee mythology and the game storyline is loosely based on southeastern Native traditions and combines warfare, political intrigue, magic, and the supernatural world.

The Uktena As Depicted In Myths Of The Cherokee, By James Mooney:

The Uktena And The Ulunsuti

Aganunitsi's Search For The Uktena

The Red Man And The Uktena

The Uktena In Contemporary Cherokee Art:

Recently a group of Cherokee artists submitted designs to be displayed on Epiphone guitars at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Many of the designs feature the Uktena. Read the article at

Cherokees Create Artwork Using Guitars