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Bo
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Background
Type Mythology
First Sighting Unknown
Last Sighting Unknown
Country China
Habitat Zhongqu Mountain
Possible Population Unknown

The Bo (駮) is a horse creature in Chinese Mythology. It is one of the mythical beasts featured in the Chinese classic text Classic of Mountains and Seas (山海经).

Description

According to the Classic of Mountains and Seas, the Bo lives on Zhongqu Mountain. The Bo is described as looking similar to a white horse with a black tail and a horn on it's head. It has tiger teeth and claws and is carnivorous. It is said to eat tigers and leopards and can withstand military disasters. It sounds like a drum and can be tamed by feeding it. After being tamed, it can be used in battle.

In Popular Media

  • In Chinese MMORPG Dragon Oath (Tian Long Ba Bu), the Bo is a pet players can have in the game.

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