Wednesday, December 07, 2005
土蜘蛛 TUCHI_GUMO(the ground spider),japan
The one known as popular monster for a long time in Japan. It lives in the bottom of the earth of East Japan, and it is assumed a huge, ferocious monster who often threatens man on the ground. There was a view that it is an ancient native race in this island. "Scary the one" was often called by this name when being Edo period. It is famous for the story that a famous samurai rooted this out at the Heian period(about 1000 years old).