Kure Kure Takora

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Kure Kure Takora
Kure Kure Takora in Kure Kure Takora
Alternate names Gimme Gimme Octopus
Species Anthropomorphic Bipedal Octopus
Forms Monro Disguise
Allies Monro, Chonbo, Debura, Biragon, Herahera, Ikari, Shikushiku
Enemies Tororo, Herahera, Ikari, Shikushiku, Debura, Biragon
First appearance Kure Kure Takora Episode 1

Kure Kure Takora (クレクレタコラ,   Kure Kure Takora) is a greedy octopus kaiju created by Toho that first appeared in the 1973 Toho tokusatsu series, Kure Kure Takora.

Name[edit | edit source]

Kure Kure Takora's name comes from the Japanese onomatopoeia kure kure (クレクレ), literally translating to "gimme gimme" or "I want it I want it", the Japanese word tako (タコ) meaning octopus, and ra, a common suffix for kaiju names.

Design[edit | edit source]

Kure Kure Takora is a large, red, anthropomorphic octopus covered in yellow spots.

History[edit | edit source]

Kure Kure Takora[edit | edit source]

Kure Kure Takora is an inhabitant of Wonder Forest and with his best friend Chonbo, he goes on a number of misadventures.

Abilities[edit | edit source]

Object Changing[edit | edit source]

Kure Kure Takora can use a type of Ninjitsu to change any object into any other object of his choice.

Shapeshifting[edit | edit source]

Kure Kure Takora can use a type of Ninjitsu to transform himself into any other inhabitant of Wonder Forest.

Weaknesses[edit | edit source]

Kure Kure Takora is afraid of vinegar and will avoid it at all costs due to the fact that he doesn't want to be turned into sudako (pickled octopus, often served with vinegar).

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Main article: Kure Kure Takora/Gallery.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • The official Godziban production staff Twitter account celebrated Halloween in 2021 by dressing Godzilla-kun as Kure Kure Takora, with Minilla and Little dressed as Chonbo and Monroe.[1]

References[edit | edit source]

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