Achilles Myths

16 Achilles Myths and Stories

The Greek hero Achilles, son of Thetis and Peleus, was the Greek’s greatest warrior and a hero of the Trojan War. He’s known the killer of Hector, and the bearer of the famous heel which was his one weakness, as the friend and probable lover of Patroclus. His story is …

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Hercules vs Achilles

Hercules vs Achilles: What is the difference?

There are many great heroes in Greek mythology, but few could compare to greatness of either Hercules or Achilles. In their time they were believed to be the mightiest of all warriors. But, how exactly do these two heroes match up. What is the difference between Hercules and Achilles? Hercules …

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