The Forest Spirit

Shishigami, Nightwalker, Daidarabocchi
Shishigami is the ancient spirit of the forest. During the day Shishigami resembles a great stag with many antlers birdlike feet and the face of a baboon. At sunset Shishigami becomes Daidarabocchi a huge god in a humanoid form that appears to be made out of stars with a long pointed face and tentaclelike spikes on the back. Shishigami is protected by the Wolf Clan. As he walks flowers bloom up at his feet though they quickly wither and die. He is capable of both giving life and taking life away.