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Shonen Magazine / First Anime
Asanbosam appears in episode #52 of the first anime adaptation, Vampire Yōkai Gang.
Asanbosam appears in episode #96 of the third anime adaptation, Blood Battle!! Yōkai Vampire Corps.
Asanbosam appears in episode #104 of the fourth anime adaptation, Terror! The Island of the Vampires.
Powers and Abilities
Asanbosam is a species of vampire from western Africa (Ashanti Empire, Republic of Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, Togo). There are males, females, and children. They live in deep forests with a humanoid-like appearances but with teeth of iron and hook-shaped projections on the legs. With the legs, they hunt humans and carry up on trees and suck bloods from thumbs.
Asasabonsan's design by Mizuki Shigeru may be based on indigenous artworks by Maori People of New Zealand.
|Yōkai Army||Akamata • Yashi-Otoshi • Chinpo|
|Vampire Gang||Langsuyar • Asanbosam • Penanggalan • Shina-Yasha|
|Others||Jeeta • Pii • Tubuan • Yōka|