Gashadokuro

がしゃどくろ TRANSLATION: onomatopoeic; rattling skull ALTERNATE NAMES: ōdokuro (giant skeleton) HABITAT: any; usually found near mass-graves or battlegrounds DIET: none, but enjoys eating humans anyway APPEARANCE: Gashadokuro are skeletal giants which wander around the countryside in the darkest hours of the night. Their teeth chatter and bones rattle with a “gachi gachi” sound, which is this yokai’s namesake. If they … Continue reading Gashadokuro