Rumor (怪異?, lit. "Strangeness") is a demon race that is equal to Foul, Haunt and Spirit but are unique in that they cannot fuse with any kind of demon except Zeed. They originate from Japanese urban legends. Their alignment is Dark-Neutral.

Appearances[edit | edit source]

List of Demons[edit | edit source]

Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers[edit | edit source]

Demon Level
Kamiotoko 4
Turbo-Granny 9
Reiko Kashima 13
Speed Demon* 18
Red Cloak 42
Purple Mirror 49

* Appears only as a boss.

Persona 2[edit | edit source]

In Persona 2, a rumor must be obtained and spread before these demons can be encountered; the item they drop can then be traded to the originator of the rumor for rare, useful items.

Innocent Sin[edit | edit source]

See also: List of Persona 2: Innocent Sin Rumors
Demon Level
Hanako 5
Bukimi 13
Linda 17
Kuchisake-Onna 26
Jumping Geezer 28
Dresser Hag 31
Cursed Taxi 33
Cursed Escort 34
Kudan 64

Eternal Punishment[edit | edit source]

See also: List of Persona 2: Eternal Punishment Rumors
Demon Level
Tek Tek 24
Tsuchinoko 29
Reiko Kashima 32
100km/h Hag 37
Mussie 41
Blue Cape 45
Red Cape 46
200km/h Fogey 50
Haunted Taxi 52
Kudan 63


Race and species
Species Races
Gods Deity - Megami - Amatsu* - Enigma - Zealot* - Godly - Chaos - Lady* - Nymph - Vile* - Reaper* - Entity* - Meta* - Soshin
Kishin Tenma - Fury - Kishin - Lady* - Femme* - Vile* - Reaper* - Wargod - Kunitsu - Zealot* - Entity* - Shinshou - Tenjin*
Demonics Tyrant* - Genma* - Night* - Fairy* - Yoma* - Fiend* - Suiyou - Shinoma - Shin Akuma
Demons Tyrant* - Night* - Yoma* - Fairy*
Flying Herald - Divine - Fallen - Futenshi - Akuma
Avians Avian - Flight - Raptor
Dragons Dragon - Snake - Drake - Hiryu
Oni Touki - Brute - Femme* - Jirae* - Jaki - Haunt* - Henii
Beasts Avatar - Holy - Beast - Wilder - UMA - Food - Kaijuu
Vegetation Tree - Wood* - Jusei
Elements Element* - Mitama - Wood*
Fairies Fairy* - Jirae* - Genma* - Element*
Evil Spirits Haunt* - Spirit - Undead* - Rumor*
Humans Human - Gaean - Messian - Summoner - Meta* - Ranger - Hero - General - Famed - Therian* - Fiend* - Kyojin - Shinja
Fiends Fiend* - Therian*
Fouls Foul* - Vermin - Demonoid - Rumor* - Karma - Machine*
Ghosts Foul* - Undead*
Machines Machine* - Virus - Vaccine - Kugutsu
Other Zoma - Fake - Ghost - Foreigner - Horde - Primal - Enemy exclusive race
Godslayer - Goddess - Player Character exclusive race
Type Good - Evil - Holy - Ghost - Ogre - Fiend - Dragon - Alternate - Boss - Beast - Bird - Zombie - Myth
Order Pyro - Frost - Volt - Wind - Fury - Pagan - Skill - Fiend - Evil - Element - Spirit
* Asterisk denotes race that has been put under different species throughout the series.
Italic font denotes the race/species name (not in katakana for Western loanword) has not yet received any official English localization.
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