Tanbo さきがけの助, Sakigakenosuke
Side-game favorite food
Tanbo has no favorite food.
Stats of Tanbo is unknown.
Yo-kai Medallium biography
"A Yo-kai that is always first to the battle! With no clothes to slow him down, he shows up early and always has a nice tan."
Tanbo ( is a Japanese: さきがけの助 ) Sakigakenosuke Rank B Earth-attribute Rare Yo-kai of the Brave tribe.
Tanbo shares his appearance with
Undy, as a rare variant of him.
Darkly tanned with black eyes. His facial markings are yellow while his stomach is pale yellow. His feet and wristbands are dark brown. His loincloth/apron is white and his hair is red. He's the recolor of
This Yo-kai can equip 2 items.
This shows Tanbo's stat on level: 60.
Yo-kai Watch: Wibble Wobble
This shows Tanbo's stat on level: 50.
Pointy Pokes (
Japanese: みだれづき ) Midarezuki 12-36x3
Japanese: こいしの術 ) Koishi no Jutsu 20-90
Japanese: 特攻精神 ) Tokkō Seishin
Raises an ally's SPD by making it gutsy!
Gutsy Cut (
Japanese: きりこみ一番 ) Kirikomi Ichiban 140
Cuts into a single foe with confidence and for high damage.
Japanese: ぶようじん ) Buyōjin
Prone to be dealt critical attacks.
Move / Description
All-Out Attack (Unleashes a strong short-range attack.)
STR+ 30 (Lv. 10)
Tanbo rarely appears under vending machines/cars and in trash cans near Sunshine Station (Blossom Heights).
Tanbo can be rarely found on the 3rd floor of the school (check the Library or the Music room).
He can also be freed from the
Crank-a-kai with a Red Coin in the past as well as through the gates of whimsy.
Befriended: "YEE-haw! That was awesome! You! Be my friend!"
Loafing: "Good grief..."
Being traded: "Need a ride? I'm by your side! C'mon now. Let's be friends!"
Receiving food (favourite): "Ah, nutritious!"
Receiving food (normal): "It's all right..."
Receiving food (disliked): "Don't need that."
Freed from the Crank-a-kai (YW2): "Yee-HAW! I'm out! Let's be friends!"
"Sakigakenosuke" combines sakigake (魁, "charging ahead") and suke (助, common ending for male names).
"Tanbo" comes from " tan", and is possibly a corruption of "tan boy"
"Sinnareno" combines "Sinná" ( Undy) who is a contraction of "Sin nada" (without anything) and "moreno" (Brown).
Tanbo's "random" nicknames in Yo-kai Watch 2 are: Sunshine, Jeff, Sarge, and Leonidas.
In other languages
Portuguese (Brazil): Jambo