Yokai Wednesdays

Info found in Matt Alt and Hiroka Yoda’s book, Yokai Attack! and on yokai.com

Konbanwa, everyone! It’s Wednesday, and you know what that means! Yes, it’s time for us to take a look at some more fascinating creatures. Now, let’s go on a journey to the “Land of the Rising Sun”!

  • Enen-ra is a very rare creature of Japanese mythology. It resembles a sentient clouds of smoke that appears around bonfires. This yokai has a completely unknown past, and is harmless in nature.


  • Nobiagari is a very mysterious creature of Japanese folklore. It has many depictions including a Buddhist Monk, and a humanoid shadow. It can stretch its body to outrageous sizes and loves to startle travelers.



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