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Ōnyūdō (大入道 (おおにゆうどう) Ōnyūdō' lit. Giant Priest) is a monk Yōkai who is in a relationship with Sara-Kazoe in the GeGeGe no Kitarō.[1]

Appearance

Personality

History

Manga

In Shinigami Tai-Senki, he was one of yōkai to fight against Western Yōkai.

In Kitarō vs. Akuma-kun, he was summoned along with other gigantic yōkai by Kitarō to fight back an army of gigantic akuma of Ichirō Matsushita.

1985 Anime

Powers and Abilities

Sizeshifting: He is able to change his size, from becoming a giant to as tall as a human.[1]

Legend

Ōnyūdō from Yōkai Gadan, turned out to be an old giant otter.

There have been many tales featuring various types of Ōnyūdō from genuine yokai or transformations of otters and raccoon dogs.

Trivia

  • Mizuki's illustration of Ōnyūdō has often been mistaken as that of Daidarabotchi.
  • His appearance in Shinigami Tai-Senki was reuse of his design from Western Yōkai and Oriental Yōkai: Midnight Great Blood Battle.

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