Kitsune also known as nogitsune, kuda-gitsune, osaki-gitsune and ninko is a shapeshifter yokai that often takes the form of a multi-tailed fox like creature. They can appear and disappear at will. In the folklore, the more tails a creature has the older and more powerful they are.

They are extremely intelligent and revel in deceiving people. Kitsune’s are said to sometimes take the shape of a beautiful, sexy women and even marry human men. Sometimes they take the man to the kitsune realm, sometimes they fall in love with the man and remain in the human world. If the union of the human and kitsune produce an offspring, the child typically gains the powers of a kitsune.