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"Come here...I want to talk to you..."
|Alignment||Chaotic Neutral, Neutral Evil, Chaotic Evil|
|Appearance||Ghastly cannibalistic semblance of a formerly living humanoid...|
The Jikininki is a creature with origins in Japanese mythology, legend and folklore.
A fresh or rotting cadaver, sometimes with claws. It has been said that some jikininki can disguise themselves as normal humans in the daytime.