FANDOM


Yagyō-san
Img yagyou
Name
Japanese 夜行さん
English Mr. Walk at Night
Profile
Species Yōkai
Gender Male
Home Jigoku or
GeGeGe Forest
First Appearance
Manga The Yōkai Seven
Mysteries
(1985)
Portrayals
1985 anime Hiroshi Ōtake
1996 anime Hirohiko Kakegawa
Yasuhiko Kawazu (Ep. 46)
Masaharu Satō (Ep. 114)
2007 anime Naomi Kusumi
Gallery

Yagyō-san (夜行さん, Mr. Walk at Night) is a Yōkai from the anime and manga series of "GeGeGe no Kitarō".

Appearance

Personality

History

Manga

Yagyō-san first appeared in the second chapter of the 1980s manga Saishinban GeGeGe no Kitarō as the leader of the Hyakki-Yagyō. He was originally working for Nurarihyon but was defeated in chapter 6 and subsequently joined the Kitarō Family. He rides a headless horse called Kubikire-Uma.

In GeGeGe no Kitarō: Kitarō Jigoku-hen he was a guard in the Hunger Realm. Sometimes he has many look-a-like subordinates with him.

Third Anime

Starting with the 1985 anime, he is depicted as a Yōkai inventor.

Fourth Anime

Fifth Anime

In the fifth anime adaption, he runs a research facility in Yōkai Yokochō. His first main appearance in the series is in episode #7.[1]

Sixth Anime

He appears in episode #28, The Great Yōkai War. He appears along with several other yōkai of the GeGeGe Forest to help Kitarō fight off the Western Yōkai.[2]

Abilities

References

  1. GeGeGe no Kitarō (2007): Episode 7
  2. GeGeGe no Kitarō (2018): Episode 28

Navigation

v  d  e
Kitarō Family
Main
Allies
Humans
See also
47 Yōkai Warriors