In Chinese lore, the Qiongqi is a winged cross between a tiger and an ox. They are ferocious monsters. Known as a member of the Si-xiong (4 Calamities) in ancient Chinese lore along with Tao Tie, Hun Dun and Taown, they are representative of Depravity, born to give man no peace while attacking and assaulting those of honest and noble heart, while rewarding those of opposing and debased value.
Kyuuki is a general of the Imperium forces that have taken over Fire Makai and is faced as a boss in the Light Temple. He resides in a part of the temple with ground that collapses, making it hard to reach him if entire path collapses.