Mai-Kubi (舞首 Mai-Kubi, lit. Dancing Heads) is a Yōkai made of vengeful spirits men with three heads that are joined together as one. They are said to be spirits of men that are bound together.

These heads are individually known Kaze-Kubi (風首 Kaze-Kubi, lit. Wind Head), Hi-Kubi (火首 Hi-Kubi, lit. Fire Head) and Kaminari-Kubi (雷首 Kaminari Kubi, lit. Thunder Head).

Appearance

Personality

The three heads of Mai-Kubi do not get along and will bicker and fight against each other.

History

Manga

They were one of Japanese Yōkai that assembled to fight against Western Yōkai Army.

2007 Anime

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It appears along with Hone-Onna in episode #41 of the fifth anime adaptation, Overthrow Kitarō! Nezumi-Otoko's Great Counterattack.

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