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Daruma (だるま Daruma) is a doll Yōkai and frequent antagonist of Kitarō. He first appears in the story of the same name.

Appearance

Personality

History

1968 Anime

1985 Anime

1996 Anime

2007 Anime

In episode #93 of the 2007 anime adaptation, Daruma appears The Obake Building's Yōkai Gentleman!.

Powers and Abilities

Daruma Creation: Daruma can create an army of smaller daruma, which are known as his "guts" and they obey his command. Within the 1968 anime, they represented his organs where Kitarō managed to defeat him by finding the one that is his heart. In the 2007 anime, Daruma is defeated when the one with sunglasses starts laughing hysterically.

Daruma Transmutation: He can transform others into inanimate daruma dolls by swallowing them through a hole from his stomach. In the case of Neko-Musume, she was turned into a Maneki-Neko doll.

Multiple Forms: In the 1996 anime, Daruma has the ability to change into three different forms; normal, Hi-Daruma, and Yuki-Daruma.

  • Hi-Daruma: In this form, Daruma's body is engulfed in red flames.
    • Fire Manipulation: He is able to control these flames and is capable of sending them around his opponent.
  • Yuki-Daruma: Daruma's body is converted into a snowman with a face that changes to match his mood
    • Snow Manipulation: Daruma is able to generate snow and can send a small snowstorm toward his target.

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