Gashadokuro.jpg

The Gashadokuro is a yokai in the form of a giant skeleton that can mesuré between 20 and 25 meters and that is formed from different bones of already decomposed bodies.

The only thought of the Gashadokuro is to satisfy that immense hunger that invades him, it is said that the only food that satisfies this Yokai is human flesh, it usually surprises its victims and rips their heads off in one bite.

The legends say that in his right hand he carries a bell and that he unconsciously makes it ring, the only way to escape from an attack by this Yokai is by listening to the bell and hiding where he cannot see you.

Sometimes the Gashadokuro are the result of the death of various warriors on the battlefield, so he is sometimes portrayed wearing armor.

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.