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In Japan, snakes have long been regarded as magical creatures. Uwabami is a that resembles a normal snake but is known to have a vast appetite & to feed on humans. They also like a drink & can consume vast amounts of sake. Image via
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Kyla Frank Sep 11
It's Time Again! I've always loved the depictions in mythos where thunder and lightning were created by oni vigorously drumming in the sky.
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ManekiNeko (Nick) 11h
Yokai Profile: Hikeshibaba! Have you ever had a light suddenly go out in the middle of the night leaving you in the dark? She may be why!
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Porukachii Sep 11
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ManekiNeko (Nick) 23h
Yokai Profile: Tsukumogami! Do you ever get attached to inanimate objects youve had a long time? In Japanese folklore objects that last over a hundred years old come to life!
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The Shrine ⛩ 7h
Best you stay off the mountain behind ...like forever. It's haunted and infested with demons and spirits.
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~Challenge letter from Yokai~ 妖怪からの挑戦状 15h
What is An unusual and unscientific existence with a mysterious power that has been transmitted to Japan since ancient times. There are good things that bring good luck to humans, and bad things that get in the way.
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AmbiguouslyArt Sep 10
Colored my oni business woman! c: Often in myths oni go around snatching up disobedient children or destroying towns, but I figure the underworld employs her to watch over other demons. Like an underpaid demon supervisor
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Yokai Parade Sep 12
As a child, the samurai Minamoto no Yoshitsune was exiled to Mount Kurama after his father was assassinated. He learned swordsmanship from the tengu Sojobo and used his skills to avenge his father's death and become a famous warrior hero.
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Charlie Stross Sep 11
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SheepLord Sep 13
Yokai are really cool, so drew Kuchisake-onna...Really I think she is just misunderstood and wants to be friends!
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ManekiNeko (Nick) Sep 14
Want some super cool Yokai and Yurei products? I highly recommend !
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Some Other Sphere Podcast Sep 11
Podcast Wednesday! Episode 20 is all about Yokai and Japanese folklore, which I talk about with artist, author and Yokai expert . I learned so much!
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ManekiNeko (Nick) Sep 7
Yokai Profile: Jorogumo! Not your friendly neighborhood Marvel character, this is a terrible spiderwoman!
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~Challenge letter from Yokai~ 妖怪からの挑戦状 Sep 14
Synopsis Sweets prepared for the have been lost due to the mischief of ! All that remains is a map of showing four locations. If you go to those places and solve the problem, Yokai seems to return sweets. Use this map to collect sweets!
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Jared Max Sep 12
Taka-Onna, a Japanese she-goblin with a penchant for elongating her torso to peek in on couples during their carnal activities in red light districts.
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ManekiNeko (Nick) Sep 7
Yokai Profile: Kodama! Youve definitely heard of these! Spirits that live inside all older trees!
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ManekiNeko (Nick) Sep 7
Yokai Profile: Hachishaku-Sama! A terrible giant woman, over 9 feet tall who likes very much to capture and carry away children!
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ManekiNeko (Nick) Sep 13
Yokai Profile: Onibi! This glowing flame orb is really a demon that can suck out your life force!
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Rhashid Dukes Sep 13
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