Irewig has the appearance of a centipede with a dark blue chitin and a yellow underbelly. His face, four arms and legs are orange. Irewig has glaring eyes with light-blue sclera and sharp teeth with two prominent red fangs. He has red antennae that are slightly crooked near the end and and an orange pincer with red tips on his tail. He also wears red socks and straw sandals.
Irewig has a fierce and wild personality. He likes to make other people angry over slightest things.
Abilities and Powers
When Inspirited by this Yo-kai, which is done by getting grabbed by his pincher, you will be ticked off and angry by every little thing.
Irewig can be found on Mt. Middleton in Present-day Harrisville. (Bony Spirits only)
Irewig is based on the mukade or oomukade, a yo-kai born from the Asian red-headed centipede. Aggressive and with a painful bite, much like the actual centipede, it only differs for its massive size. Its weakness is human saliva.
"Irewig" is a portmanteau of ire (anger) and earwig.
"Mukamukade" is a portmanteau of mukamuka (angry, ticked off) and mukade (centipede).
"Mosquereta" is a portmanteau of tijereta (earwig) and mosqueado (mottled)
"Scoltine" is a portmanteau of "scorpion" and "coltine" (put up with)