Re: Nine tails vs Eight Tails?? who wins
One Tail (Ichibi)
Originally Posted by Sage of Darkness
Tale in the Legend of the Tailed Beasts: Shukaku is a Bijuu in the form of Raccoon lived in the Desert of Nara. He has a playful and extravagant personality, resembling the raccoon nature. The violet tattoos represent his title of spirit of the wind.
Situation in the Ancient War of the 9 Gods: Battled 5 times; 2 Win, 3 Losses, 1 Flee
Wins: Sokou, Nekomata
Losses: Raijuu, Nekomata, Isonade
Escapes: Yamata no Orochi
Fate: Shukaku is defeated and sealed inside a “Teakettle” and was kept in the Wind Shrine.
Japanese Myth Appearance: A species of raccoon, Yellow body
Ability: Sandstorms, has the control of Wind and Sand manipulation.
Bijuu Strength Ranking: 8th
Bijuu Chakra/Stamina Ranking: 9th
Symbolic Element: Wind
Two Tails (Nibi)
Tale in the Legend of the Tailed Beasts: Nekomata is a Bijuu in the form of cat, and possesses the power of darkness. This Bijuu lives in a place forest to the north. Her appearance is a black cat monster. Nekomata feeds on people’s spirits and can summon these to fight for her.
Situation in the Ancient War of the 9 Gods: Trying to dominate her enemies, Nekomata forms an alliance with Houkou, and attacks Kyuubi. They have a disastrous defeat nearly resulting in Nekomata’s death Battled 3 times; 2 Wins, 2 Losses.
Wins: Kaku, Isonade
Losses: Kyuubi, Shukaku
Fate: Nekomata is sealed and kept in a shrine in the Forest.
Myth Appearance: A species of two tailed black cat, with slightly more pointed ears and bigger canines.
Bijuu Strength Ranking: 4th
Bijuu Chakra/Stamina Ranking: 8th
Symbolic Element: Darkness
Three Tails (Sanbi)
Tale in the Legend of the Tailed Beasts: Isonade is a shark shaped Bijuu with a sharp horn on the forehead it lives in deep waters. Every few months, Isonade will swim to the surface of the sea from the deep waters, to breathe some fresh air. However, when he does this, storms erupt, oceans rage, and all ships will be swallowed by him as food.
Situation in the Ancient War of the 9 Gods: Battled 4 times; 2 Wins, 1 Loss, 1 Flee
Wins: Kaku, Shukaku
Escapes: Yamata no Orochi
Fate: Sealed in the Water Shrine.
Japanese Myth Appearance: A shark with 3 tails and 3 fins. Has a dark blue body colour
Ability: Power over water
Bijuu Strength Ranking: 6th
Bijuu Chakra/Stamina Ranking: 7th
Symbolic Element: Water
Four Tails (Yonbi)
Tale in the Legend of the Tailed Beasts: Sokou is a Bijuu that looks like a rooster. It was a creature that lived near Mount Fuji and everything around it withers away or dies, because of its poison. According to the Legend, whenever he hibernates in Mount Fuji, the snoring he causes will make the volcano erupt.
Situation in the Ancient War of the 9 Gods: Battled 4 times; 3 Losses, 1 Flee
Losses: Shukaku, Kaku, Houkou
Fate: Sokou was sealed
Japanese Myth Appearance: A four-tailed Rooster
Ability: Controls poison, poisonous gas, venoms, and so on.
Bijuu Strength Ranking: 9th
Bijuu Chakra/Stamina Ranking: 6th
Symbolic Element: Poison
Five Tails (Gobi)
Tale in the Legend of the Tailed Beasts: Houkou is a Bijuu which looks like a five-tailed dog. Each tail of this creature represents one elemental power: Wind, Water, Earth, Lightning and Fire. They can cause catastrophic damage when used. Houkou will willingly destroy the nature to obtain the power she desires from these elements. She was once badly injured when she and Nekomata challenged Kyuubi. Strangely enough, she is the god of Illusion. Houkou lives in a giant, ancient tree.
Situation in the Ancient War of the 9 Gods: Battled 4 times; 3 Wins, 1 Loss
Wins: Sokou, Nekomata, Raijuu
Fate: After receiving a severe wound from Kyuubi Houkou runs away to an island.
Myth Appearance: A species of wolf, with 5 long tails. Has a white coloured body. Each of the tails possess one of the five elemental powers, that used simultaneously can cause a big earthquake.
Ability: Attacking using mixture of elements; Houkou is skilled in each kind of element ability, and can also create instantaneously each kind of natural disaster.
Bijuu Strength Ranking: 3rd
Bijuu Chakra/Stamina Ranking: 5th
Symbolic Element: Illusion
6 Tails (Rokubi)
Tale in the Legend of the Tailed Beasts: Raijuu, a Bijuu in the form of weasel, has four legs and very sharp claws. Its cry sounds like thunder .Raijuu can release a huge amount of electricity for battle assistance.
Situation in the Ancient War of the 9 Gods: Battled 5 times; 2 Wins, 3 losses
Wins: Shukaku, Sokou
Losses: Houkou, Yamata no Orochi, Kyuubi
Fate: Sealed in the Thunder Shrine.
Myth Appearance: A species of weasel with golden yellow fur. The whole body’s fur grows upright. Its six tails take a lightning shape.
Ability: Fire caused by lightning, Lightning Thunder, Lightning bolts, Lightning elemental magic arts; Raijuu may also fly about as a ball of lightning.
Bijuu Strength Ranking: 5th
Bijuu Chakra/Stamina Ranking: 4th
Symbolic Element: Lightning
Seven Tails (Shichibi)
Tale in the Legend of the Tailed Beasts: Kaku is a Bijuu in the form of badger. It has seven tails, and is the smallest bijuu out of the nine; though it is the most cunning and stealthy. Kaku hunts its prey underground most of the time. It kills by crumbling/destroying the piece of land that is under its target, making it fall right into her open mouth. Above land, whenever she is around he can transform into any type of creature, but he is unable to do it if she doesn’t have clay.
Situation in the Ancient War of the 9 Gods: Battled 4 times; 1 Win, 3 Flees
Escapes: Nekomata, Isonade, Yamata no Orochi
Fate: Sealed in the Earth Shrine
Japanese Myth Appearance: Kaku is the smallest Bijuu. It has a blue colour, and is good at using clay camouflage. Kaku is very difficult to bump into.
Ability: Transformation, Clay, Earth elemental magic arts
Bijuu Strength Ranking: 7th
Bijuu Chakra/Stamina Ranking: 3rd
Symbolic Element: Earth
Eight Tails (Hachibi)
Yamata no Orochi
Tale in the Legend of the Tailed Beasts: Yamata no Orochi is a Snake Bijuu. It has crimson red eyes, eight heads and eight tails. Yamata no Orochi releases an insane amount of dark energy.
Situation in the Ancient War of the 9 Gods: Battled 5 times; 4 Wins, 1 Losses
Wins: Shukaku, Isonade, Kaku, Raijuu
Japanese Myth Appearance: A Snake with Eight heads and Eight tails, attached to a single body. Has a deep brown colour. It definitely is the biggest bijuu - the length of it is over eight mountains.
Ability: summoning of evil spirits
Bijuu Strength Ranking: 2nd
Bijuu Chakra/Stamina Ranking: 2nd
Symbolic Element: Evil
Nine Tails (Kyuubi)
Kyuubi no Youko
Tale in the Legend of the Tailed Beasts: This is a Bijuu in the shape of a nine-tailed fox, and the strongest of them all. The reason he is so powerful is simple: Kyuubi has an unlimited amount of power, earning it the “King of Bijuu” title. The power is generated by Kyuubi’s Fire Seal, and as a result, after battling for 100 years with Yamata no Orochi, it becomes exhausted; but Kyuubi continues standing, able to fight. It is also pretty cunning and smart.
Situation in the Ancient War of the 9 Gods: Battled 4 times; All of them victories
Wins: Nekomata, Houkou, Raijuu, Yamata no Orochi
Fate: In unclear whereabouts, Kyuubi continues to kill all the people on his way to find the one who awakened him, and the one who managed to seal him before.
Myth Appearance: Kyuubi no Youko is the strongest Bijuu of the Japanese Myth. Its body has a red fur; Kyuubi represents the element of Fire. Its abilities are incredible. Because it has never been defeated, its total strength is unable to estimate. His tails create cyclones by spinning quickly, and Kyuubi proceeds to rip its enemies with its huge claws. At the same time his fur may shoot fireballs similar to meteorites endlessly, instantly destroying villages. In the ancient Bijuu wars, a challenge results in Houkou being severely wounded, and Nekomata nearly dying, The Kyuubi is an intelligent bijuu and has a scathing, sadistic personality. However he has also a sense of fairness and sarcastic honour.
Ability: Fire element attacks, Flaming claws, etc
Bijuu Strength Ranking: 1st
Bijuu Chakra/Stamina Ranking: 1st
Symbolic Element: Fire
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nine tales, it was said that way in the mythology that the bijuus were based upon. Also in the mythology Samehaeda was a subordinate of the 3 tails that stuck to him and absorbed chakra that brought the 3 tails to 5 times it's normal amount of chakra :D