Yokai Wednesdays (Every Other Wednesday)

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

  • Kuko are a good natured species of Kitsune from Japanese folklore. They live for extremely long periods of time, and are the among the highest ranking members of their species. Unlike other Kitsune, these foxes don’t have tails or a physical body. However, they have power on par with gods, and also can predict the future.

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  • Akugo are highly dangerous creatures of Japanese mythology. They are depicted as creatures with the bodies of fish and the heads and necks of women. They can breathe fire, and love to eat fishermen.

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