Caliban is a monster in Silent Hill: Origins and serves as a boss in Artaud Theater. Sometimes a particularly fearsome creature would stay in one area and terrorise it, in which case the ruler of the community would declare a quest against the monster, and knights from all around the world would come to attempt to kill the beast. 1 Appearance 2 Character 3 Symbolism 4 Trivia 5 Gallery 5.1 Concept 5.2 Silent Hill: Origins The Caliban is a mutilated and contorted human figure. Interestingly, the name has a phonological connection with the word cannibal, bringing up sinister satanic connotations. Thus, Caliban is a monster of evil and brute nature; ugly, deformed and stinking. He has a grotesque figure along with evil tendencies. The project was, however, uncovered by Chrisjen Avasarala and was dissolved after the Io Campaign. It is unclear whether he is a man or a monster and as such this character has been performed in many different ways over time. Caliban is half human, half monster. He cannot be reasoned with and is in a state of perpetual rebellion. Caliban’s monster-status is rather established as a legal category because of a physical deformity, which further hints at a moral and ethical deformity, evident in Calilban’s attempted rape and contemplation of a number of rapes of Miranda, and the brutal contemplated murder of Prospero. No, monster, not I. Caliban. Even in twentieth-century performances of The Tempest, Caliban’s grotesque physical features were often toned down, but in most cases it was still a black actor (or one adorned with black face paint) chosen to perform the role of the monster. After his island becomes occupied by Prospero and his daughter Miranda, Caliban is forced into slavery. Caliban is a creature - described by most as a monster - born in an uncharted island. Still, even though Caliban is a monster, physiognomy isn't enough to capture the complexities of this character. While he is referred to as a calvaluna or mooncalf, a freckled monster, he is the only human inhabitant of the island that is otherwise "not honour'd with a human shape" (Prospero, I.2.283). Caliban can frequently be seen roaming the streets of Silent Hill after its boss fight andalso appears as an enemyin Riverside Motel and Nowhere. Be not afeard; the isle is full of noises, Sounds and sweet airs, that give delight and hurt not. Caliban: His Physical Appearance Caliban is usually seen as a monster and portrayed on the stage as something less than human. He is dangerous and untrustworthy. Project Caliban was an attempt by Mao-Kwikowski Mercantile owned company Protogen along with elements of the United Nations and Martian Congressional Republic governments to study and weaponize the new discovered Protomolecule by infecting humans with it to create supersoldiers. 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