The Plague Bats are the main antagonists of the 1979 American horror film Nightwing.
A series of mysterious cattle mutilations on the Hopi Indian reservation in New Mexico is discovered to be the work of a colony of vampire bats infected with the bubonic plague.
The Plague Bats are large black bats.
Powers and Abilities
The Plague Bats possess the following powers and abilities:
- Sharp teeth
- Infection of other animals
The bats are eventually trapped in a cave, which is then filled with fire.
- The film is based on the 1977 novel of the same name by Martin Cruz Smith, who also wrote the film's screenplay.