Minomushi-Bi (みのむし火 Minomushi-Bi, lit. bagworm moth fire) or Minobi (蓑火 Minobi, lit. straw raincoat fire) is a flame yokai.


Monomushi-Bi is a floating ball of orange fire, much like the Tsurube-Bi. He has a large, gaping mouth, a pair of eyes that have yellow sclerae with red irises and two flaming tails.[1]



2007 Anime

Minomushi-Bi appears in episode #25 of the fifth anime adaptation, The Great Yōkai Sports Festival.[1]

He later appears in GeGeGe no Kitarō: Nippon Bakuretsu!!. Minomushi-Bi appears as one of the multitude of Yōkai parading through cities due to Yato-no-Kami's influence. During all of this he flies around the streets, going through the more desolate areas. He is later returned to where he came from after Hana agrees to follow Yato-no-Kami.[2]

Powers and Abilities

Levitation: Minomushi-Bi is able to hover over the ground.[1]




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