The overall mythology of the world of Supernatural
is the battle between angels and demons and Heaven and Hell, with Earth and humans caught in the middle. However, much like The X-Files
before it, the show might be the most fun when it takes on the Monster of the Week episodes where Sam and Dean Winchester gear up to battle all kinds of monsters and demons to save lives and protect the innocent. While the show has started to rely more on the battle between Heaven and Hell, the entire premise from the start was that the boys were hunters and the creatures they hunted ranged from the classic myths to some really evil and powerful original creations.
The first season of Supernatural
alone featured some legendary myths, from the tales of the Woman in White and Bloody Mary to Wendigos and poltergeists. From there, the hit CW
series kept upping the stakes,