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Byōdō-Ō (平等王 Byōdō-Ō, lit. Equality King) is a subordinate of Enma-Daiō and one of 13 Kings of Jigoku in the 2007 anime.


Byōdō-Ō is a tall man with tanned skin, pointy ears, long straight, dirty blond hair that reaches past his waist and eyes that are constantly shut. His outfit consists of a blue robe, a dark blue and yellow belt, light blue pants that are somewhat baggy and black shoes. He additionally wears a primarily blue headdress resembling a square jin, having a gold band with a black center and gold markings, and white bandage wrappings around his forearms.



2007 Anime

Episode 88: He appears along with the other 13 kings in episode #88 of the fifth anime adaptation, Yōkai Do-or-Die Spirit!! Hell Traversing Quiz!!.

Powers and Abilities

Energy Shield by 10 Kings

Energy Shield


Sword: Byōdō-Ō owns a sword with an intricately designed gold hilt, where the cross-guard's ends curl upward and the grip has a diagonal, white band that has a green circle adorned in the middle. When not in use it is kept in an orange scabbard.



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