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  • An Akashita (赤舌 - literally "red tongue") is a Japanese y�?kai that appeared in Toriyama Sekien's Gazu Hyakki Yak�?. It is drawn as a beast with clawed hands and a hairy face, with most of its body hidden in a black cloud over a floodgate. In its open mouth is a large tongue. (Wikipedia)

    May 22, 2008