|Affiliation||47 Yōkai Warriors|
|Anime||Series 3 Episode 108|
Raijū (雷獣, thunder animal or thunder beast) is an electric yōkai.
Within the fifth anime, Raijū's appearance is that of a lavender feline-like creature with two tails and multiple yellow barbs on his back. He has a pair of white whiskers, eyes with red irises and five yellow claws on each paw.
He appears in episode #108 of the third anime adaptation, Kitaro Family Forever.
Sometime later, he awakens from his slumber and during the battle against Yato-no-Kami in GeGeGe no Kitarō: Nippon Bakuretsu!!, Yobuko calls for help from all over Japan, the remaining 47 Yōkai Warriors are revealed once their mark begins to shine. Among those are Raijū, who looks at his mark when it appears on his left ear. Afterwards his power is sent to aid Kitarō in defeating Yato-no-Kami. He is also one of the 47 Yōkai Warriors. He's the representative of Tochigi. His mark is located on his left ear.
|Akamata • Akashita • Amabie • Aoi • Azuki-Arai • Dansaburō-Danuki • Gyōbu-Danuki • Hitotsume-Kozō • Hyōsube • Ichimokuren • Ippon-Datara • Iso-Onna • Ittan-Momen • Iwanabōzu • Kabukiri-Kozō • Kame-hime • Kasha • Kawauso • Konaki-Jijii • Kuro-Karasu • Matsu no Seirei • Mikari-Baba • Mintsuchi • Namahage • Nami-Kozō • Nora • Nurikabe • Osakabe-hime • Osan-Kitsune • Raijū • Seko • Shidaidaka • Shirobōzu • Sunakake-Babaa • Sunekosuri • Tankororin • Tesso • Waira • Wakasa Mermaid • Wanyūdō • Yadōkai • Yakanzuru • Yama-Jijii • Yanboshi • Yobuko • Zashiki-Warashi|