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Okiku-Mushi`s official artwork

Okiku-Mushi (オキクムシ) is a recurring demon in the series.

HistoryEdit

The famous Japanese ghost story Banchō Sarayashiki tells of the love between an upper class samurai named Aoyama and a beautiful servant girl named Okiku. It is set in 1655, and many versions of this story have been written since the seventeenth century, sometimes Okiku returns Aoyama's love, other times she rejects him. One thing remains true throughout however, the couples web of broken trust and promises ultimately leads to Aoyama killing Okiku, and casting her body down into a well. Her spirit then returns to haunt the grounds, either out of sorrow or anger.

In 1795, Japan suffered from an infestation of a type of worm that could be found in old wells that came to be named Okiku mushi. This worm, covered in a thick thread as if it were bound, was believed to be the reincarnation of Okiku. Since then she has often been depicted as a beautiful girl with the body of a worm from the waist down, and her arms tied behind her back.

AppearancesEdit

ProfileEdit

Shin Megami Tensei: Strange JourneyEdit

"An insect demon that takes the form of a woman with her hands tied behind her back. It arose from the hatred of a girl named Okiku, who was falsely convicted of a crime and executed. Note that this Okiku is different from the Okiku of the Bancho Sarayashiki, but they are often seen as the same person."
Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey Compendium

Shin Megami Tensei IVEdit

"An insect demon that takes the form of a woman with her hands tied behind her back. It arose from the hatred of a girl named Okiku, who was falsely convicted of a crime and executed. She is a separate person from the Okiku of Bancho Sarayashiki game, but because of its popularity, they eventually were seen as one and the same."
Shin Megami Tensei IV Profile

Devil Summoner: Raidou Kuzunoha vs. The Soulless ArmyEdit

"An insect demon that takes the form of a woman with her hands tied behind her back.
It arose from the hatred of a girl named Okiku, who was falsely convicted of a crime and executed.
"
—Devil Summoner Devil Chart

StatsEdit

Shin Megami Tensei: Strange JourneyEdit

Race Alignment Level HP MP
Strength 4
Magic 6
Vitality 2
Agility 3
Luck 4
Vermin Dark-Neutral 3 49
34
Attack Type Physical Gun Fire Ice Electricity Wind Expel Curse Almighty
Single foe/1/Physical/None - - - - Weak - - - -
Poison Paralyze Stone Strain Sleep Charm Mute Fear Bomb Rage
100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Natural Skills
Mudo Needle Rush
D-Source Skills
Posumudi Dia
Item Drops
Vermin Rope Life Stone Chakra Drop
Password
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Shin Megami Tensei IVEdit

Race Level HP MP
Strength 35
Dexterity 35
Magic 35
Agility 35
Luck 35
Vermin 29 273 121
Physical Phys Gun Gun Fire Fire Ice Ice Electricity Elec Force Force Light Light Dark Dark
- Null - Weak - Weak Weak -
Ailment Resistance None
Normal Attack Physical, one hit, one enemy
List of Skills
Skill Cost Effect Level
Poisma 4 MP 90% poison to one foe. Innate
Tathlum Shot 7 MP Medium gun damage to one foe. Innate
Mudoon 10 MP 55% instantly kills one foe. Dark-type. 31


Devil Summoner: Raidou Kuzunoha vs King AbaddonEdit

Order Level HP St Ma Vi Lu Conversation Investigation
Pagan 24 253 13 12 10 8 Scolding Read Mind, Provoke
Reflects Absorbs Block Resists Weak Frail
- Electricity Death - - Fire
List of Skills
Skill Cost Effect Level
Mudo 13 MAG Single target Death attack, halves HP. Stun: Med Innate
Pulinpa 16 MAG Light Mind dmg to an area +Panic(Med) 25
Heretic Crush 40 MAG Heavy Death dmg to all. Stun: Short Type: Axe 26


GalleryEdit

 
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Okiku-Mushi as seen in Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey
 
Okiku Mushi
Okiku Mushi`s portrait in Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey, courtesy of Ultimecia
 
Okiku
Okiku Mushi as she appears in Devil Summoner: Raidou Kuzunoha vs. The Lone Marebito

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