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Why Naant (Japanese: ナンデナン Nandenan) is a Rank E, Lightning-attribute Yo-kai of the Mysterious tribe.

Why Naant evolves into Naandhi when fused with Mr. Sandmeh.

Appearances

Biology

Why Naant's a yellow squiggly line that turns purple at the end with a purple dot at the bottom. He wears a turban and has light blue colored eyes with purple markings surrounding his eyes. He's seen chewing on naan bread.

When he inspirits people, it causes them to always question why people are doing things. However, Why Naant's inspiriting also makes people bend their entire body to the side like Why Naant's body posture.

Profile

Yo-kai Watch 3

Why Naant can be found in Downtown Springdale.

He can also be found in the Underground Parkway.

Game data

Evolution

Lightning Attribute
None
Mysterious mini icon
Why Naant
Level 30
Fire Attribute
Jibanyan
 ???
[[{{{name-2}}}|Jibanyan

]]

Fusion

Lightning Attribute
None
Mysterious mini icon
Why Naant
+
Earth Attribute
None
WibWobHeartfulIcon
Mister Sandmeh
=
Lightning Attribute
None
Mysterious mini icon
Naandhi

Stats

None
Stats Calculation
HP
 
1
STR
 
1
SPR
 
1
DEF
 
1
SPD
 
1
This shows Why Naant's stat on level: 99.


Movelist

Type Name Power Attribute Range
Attack Body Bash 20 Single enemy
Knocks enemy back one tile
Technique Shock 30 Lightning Single enemy
No description.
Inspirit But Whhhyyy?! Single enemy
Makes a foe question WHY they are fighting. They may refuse to act.
Soultimate Move What's All the Fuss? All enemies
Confuses all foes with a mysterious aura. Whhhhhhhyyyy?
Skill Self-Help
Boosts the effect of own Charms.

Quotes

  • Befriended: "Why not just ask me to be friends BEFORE the battle, hmm? Why naaaaant?!"

In the anime

Yo-kai Watch anime series

Origin

Why Naant's appearance is heavily based off TV Tokyo's mascot Nanana, who was created in conjunction with the 50th anniversary of the network.

Etymology

Nandenan's name comes from nande (なんで), which means why? or what? ; and naan, a traditional Indian flatbread.

Why Naant's name comes from "Why Not?" and Naan bread.

Preguntio name comes from "Pregunta, Tío" (Ask Guy).

Trivia

In other languages

Language Name Meaning
Flag of Japan Japanese ナンデナン (Nandenan)
Flag of France French Curryeux Come to Curry and Curieux (Curious)
Flag of Spain Spanish Preguntio
Flag of Germany German Nan-Sens
Flag of Italy Italian Terrogo

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