Top Ten Coolest-Looking Asian Mythical Creatures

Asian mythologies are very interesting. Asian mythical creatures are pretty cool-looking and bizarre

The Top Ten

1 Kitsune Kitsune

I first heard of these creatures in Naruto and from TwilightKitsune's name. - Goku02

Kitsune is a mythical creature from the Japanese mythology

Kitsune is depicted as a fox with powers and having tails from 1 to 9. The nine-tailed Kitsune, Kyuubi no Kitsune, is the strongest form of Kitsune. There are Chinese and Korean versions of the Kitsune: Huli Jing (origin of the Kitsune) and Gumiho - XxDarkStorm_PhoenixMothxX

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2 Qilin Qilin

They only appear during world peace, and under the rule of noble and enlightend leaderships.-Vestalis

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3 Chinese Dragon Chinese Dragon

Chinese dragon is a mythical creature from China (duh, obviously...)

There are many depictions of the Chinese dragon, but the most common one is a snake-like creature with 4 legs. Chinese dragon is the symbol of power, strength, and good luck for people who are worth it, and people who are excellent are usually compared to the Chinese dragon. Chinese dragon has the power to control water, rainfall, typhoons, and floods - XxDarkStorm_PhoenixMothxX

4 Raiju Raiju

The Pokemon Raikou is based on Raiju.

Raiju is a mythical creature from the Japanese mythology

Raiju is depicted as a blue-furred mammal, usually a cat, canine or a weasel, with the power of lightning. Raiju's cry sounds like thunder cracking. Raiju is the companion of Raijin, the Japanese God of lightning. Raiju is known to sleep in human's navel - XxDarkStorm_PhoenixMothxX

5 Uchchaihshravas Uchchaihshravas

Uchchaihshravas is mythical creature from the Hindu mythology

Uchchaihshravas is depicted as a 7-headed snow-white flying horse, and is created during the churning of the milk ocean. He considered to be the king of all horses. Uchchaihshravas is often depicted as the vahana of Indra, the God-king of Heaven, but also depicted as the horse of Bali (not to be confused with the island in Indonesia), a demon king - XxDarkStorm_PhoenixMothxX

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6 Manananggal Manananggal

That's my 7th grade science teacher! - TwilightKitsune

She looks pretty, but sucking in the fetus and blood by shoving into the pregnant woman's mouth is, oh God I can't describe it...-Vestalis

Mananggal is a mythical creature from Filipino mythology

Manananggal is depicted as a hideous woman with bat wings. At day, she appears as a normal human, but at night, she shows her true form and hunts for fetus heart and blood. She goes to a house, separates her body, and seeks for a pregnant woman. Once she finds one, she'll use her long proboscis-like tounge to suck in the fetus heart and blood by shoving it into the pregnant woman's mouth. There's a way to repel the Manananggal: sprinkle salt on the vulnerable lower body. She won't be able to reconnect and will burn in the sunlight - XxDarkStorm_PhoenixMothxX

7 Bahamut Bahamut

Bahamuth looks absolutely beastly. It should be number one.

Bahamut is a mythical creature from the Arabic Christian mythology

Bahamut it altered from Behemoth. Bahamut is depicted as a giant fish that acts as one of the 7 layers supporting the Earth. Sometimes depicted with an elephant or hippo head - XxDarkStorm_PhoenixMothxX

8 Bifang Bifang V 1 Comment
9 Baku

It looks much like a regular Tapir, but it's supposed to devour your nightmares.

10 Bake-Kujira Bake-Kujira V 1 Comment

The Contenders

11 Kappa V 1 Comment
12 Aswang
13 Tikbalang
14 Satori

It's said that this creature can read minds.

15 Santelmo Santelmo

Santelmo is a mythical creature from the Filipino mythology

Santelmo is actually a weather phenomenon where luminous plasma glow in the distance. The name is short for St. Elmo's Fire. In the mythology, Santelmo is depicted as a humanoid creature covered in flames - XxDarkStorm_PhoenixMothxX

16 Oni

Now that I thought of it, there is this blue oni based from a horror game that I know..-Vestalis

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17 Manticore Manticore

The Manticore is a Persian legendary creature similar to the Egyptian sphinx. It has the body of a red lion, a human head (sometimes) with 3 rows of sharp teeth, sometimes bat-wings (dadadadadada BATMAN), and a trumpet-like voice.-Vestalis

18 Yao Guai
19 The Naga
20 FÅ«jin V 1 Comment
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