Bake-Danuki is a Tanuki with brown fur, small triangular ears, bushy tail and eyes with small black pupils. His snout has three pairs of whiskers and a small nose. He wears an orange-red robe with a thin white sash tied with a bow and a brown gourd tied to the side. Additionally he has a small white drum with a red flower with four petals within a red circle and a red frame, it is tied with a rope and hangs around his neck.
He appears in episode #25 of the fifth anime adaptation, The Great Yōkai Sports Festival.