The power to use the abilities of a Akuchu, a type of Yokai Physiology.

Also Called

  • Akuchu Mimicry


A user with this ability either is or can transform into a Akuchu, a microscopic yokai that resembles a tiny insect with six sharp claws which it uses to strongly grasp onto a victim's spleen, from the spleen it steals any food the victim eats, causing them to rapidly lose weight and receive very little nourishment as a result.





  • Infections can be easily cured with mokko (Chinese medicine made from a species of thistle).
  • Vulnerable to certain prayers and rituals, especially those of Shrine Maidens or Shinto Priests.

Known Users

  • Akuchu (Japanese Folklore)
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