Yo-kai Medallium biography
"Hidabat will make you a shut-in who fears going outside. He’s better at inspiriting modern city dwellers."
Hidabat ( is a Japanese: ヒキコウモリ ) Hikikōmori Rank D Wind-attribute Yo-kai of the Shady tribe and the Onnen tribe in .
Yo-kai Watch 4
and Yo-kai Watch , Hidabat evolves into Yo-kai Watch 2 Abodabat when fused with Tengloom, as Yo-kai Watch 2, can evolves into Allnyta when fused with Wydeawake, and in , can evolve into Abodabat when fused with the Yo-kai Watch Blasters Comfy Closet.
He also has
Rank SS Awoken form called Hidabat Awoken (, exclusively in Japanese: 覚醒ヒキコウモリ ) Kakusei Hikikōmori .
Yo-kai Watch: Wibble Wobble
Hidabat is a bat yokai with sky blue eyes. Its fur is dark except for a yellow gold collar. He has blue wings with golden-yellow hash symbols on them. Its wings are actually supported on its arms, and its arms move with them thanks to a band on its palms.
Hidabat likes to be in dark and secluded places and is usually seen on a laptop. Hidabat is very shy.
Those who are possessed by Hidabat become gloomy and have a strange need to seclude themselves in the dark.
Hidabat appears in the Abandoned Tunnel past the Rank C Watch Lock (Mt. Wildwood).
Hidabat may occasionally appear on the train, and in the Abandoned Tunnel West.
Hidabat appears in the Abandoned Tunnel West.
Hidabat is automatically befriended during Chapter 1.
Yo-kai Watch to Yo-kai Watch 2
As Yo-kai Watch 2
Yo-kai Watch Blasters
This shows Hidabat's stat on level: 99.
Japanese: はたく ) Hataku 10
Japanese: 竜巻の術 ) Tatsumaki no Jutsu 50-110
Japanese: 心をふさがせる ) Kokoro wo Fusagaseru
Takes away a foe's motivation.
Japanese: ヒキこもり歌 ) Hikikomori Uta 60
Hinders enemies with a cursed lullaby.
Japanese: きゅうけつ ) Kyuuketsu
Absorbs foe's HP with regular attacks.
Befriended ( Yo-Kai Watch): "Too strong. Friendship...possible?"
Receiving food (favorite): "T-Tasty..."
Receiving food (normal): "Kinda plain."
Receiving food (disliked): "Fool me once..."
Freed from the Crank-a-kai: "Wasn't stuck. Just hiding. Friends?" Yo-kai Cam Tip: Its hard to go outside!
In the anime
Main article: Hidabat (anime)
"Hidabat" is a portmanteau of
hide (or hideout) and bat. It could also be a play on "hide a bat". "Hikikōmori" is a pun on
hikikomori (, which is a staying-in lifestyle, and Japanese: ひきこもり ) "shut-in, recluse" kōmori (. Japanese: 蝙蝠 ) "bat" "Encielago" It is a combination of the words encierro ("closure") with murcielago ("bat").
Hidabat's "random" nicknames in Yo-kai Watch 2 are: Bedrest, Bruce, Pajamas, and Hidaway.
"Bruce" is a reference to Bruce Wayne (Batman). **One of Adobabat's (Hidabat’s evolved form) names is "Wayne" and Belfree's is "Alfred".
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