Youkomon (ヨーコモン, "Youkomon") is a bewitching beast champion Digimon of the virus type. They are the purple nine-tailed foxes that bring destruction and decay wherever they head. They specialize in black magic, and can decimate their opponents by summoning 邪炎龍 ("Jaenryuu", lit. Evil Flame Dragon) to engulf them in its purple flames. They may also summon nine 焔玉 ("Homuradama", lit. Blaze Ball), one from each of their tails, in order to provide suppression fire. Their name 妖狐 ("Youko", lit. Mythological Fox Spirit), a kind of youkai similar to the kyubi.