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Japanese 火車
English fire cat
Species Yōkai
Gender Male
Abilities Fire Abilities
First Appearance
Manga Gyaku-Mochi-Goroshi (1971)
Anime Series 2 Episode 23 (1972)
1971 anime Kōsei Tomita
1985 anime Masato Hirano
Keiko Yamamoto
1996 anime Kiyoyuki Yanada
2007 anime Daisuke Kishio
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Kasha (火車, fire cat) is a cat-like yokai.


Kasha is a large anthropomorphic cat-like yōkai, with red fur and a yellow underside. He has a purple hair around his head, forming a sideburn and beard, bushy eyebrows over his yellow eyes, and very sharp teeth. His long purple tail ends in a constantly burning fire, which he uses in his attacks.[1]


Kasha is a brash individual, being easily angered and very loud. He tends to be very emotional.


The Kasha of legend is a cannibalistic, cat-like spirit entity which is found near crematoriums and tries to feed off human corpses. In order to ward off the kasha, Japanese families make loud noises on bells, gongs and drums to maintain a vigil over the bodies of the departed ones.

In many cases their true identity of the kasha is actually a nekomata, and it is also said that cats that grow old would turn into that yōkai.


3rd Anime

He appears in the fourth movie based on the third anime adaption, GeGeGe no Kitarō: Gekitotsu!! Ijigen Yōkai no Dai-Hanran!!.

4th Anime

5th Anime

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Kasha appears in episode 90 of the 5th anime adaption, A Large Runaway on New Year! Kitarō and Kasha.[1]

He's one of the chosen 47 Yōkai Warriors. He's the representative of Shimane and his mark is located on his chest.



  1. 1.0 1.1 GeGeGe no Kitarō (2007): Episode 90


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