Counselor · Cunning and Clever · Divine · Erratic and Unpredictable · God · Guardian · Harmless · Helpful · Kind · Prophetic · Yokai


Tengu literally means heavenly dog. They are considered as a Kami. There are two types of Tengus: The Daitengu and the Karasu Tengu. The Daitengu is humanoid with a red face, a long nose and a pair of wings while the Karasu Tengu¬† either has a crow’s head and a human body, has a pair… Continue reading Tengu

Apathetic · Carnivorous · Cunning and Clever · Dangerous and Menacing · Erratic and Unpredictable · Harmful · Yokai

Umi nyobo

This dangerous yokai inhabits the ocean. They also resembles the Ningyo but the Umi nyobo can also live on the land for a few days. They prey on humans but it was believed that they also show kindness to humans. They can look like a regular person but when you look closely, they have fishlike… Continue reading Umi nyobo