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Ilmari Huotari is a historical figure from Watery. Ilmari was a murderer who hid the bodies of his victim in a well with the help of his brother Jaakoppi. Later on, Ilmari also murders his own brother and gets caught.

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The Huotari Well[]

The historic Huotari Well is an attraction in the current Coffee World.

Parade Float[]

For the 81rst Deerfest, the Koskela brothers have built a float depicting the historic murderer.

Nightless Night[]

In the short movie, Ilmari is playing the Killer. He is seen together with a bunch of his men, talking about how he killed his brother.

In other sections of the movie, he is wearing the Cult's robe and deer mask. Eventually he and others stab Alex Casey do death with knives.


  • In the short movie, Ilmari is portrayed by Peter Franzén.
  • In the short movie, Ilmari is wearing a similar jacket to Jaakko's.
  • Considering the Dark Presence existed long before Alan's arrival, it can be speculated Ilmari at one point got possessed by the Dark Presence, turning him into the historical murderer most people seem to remember him by.