Hachibi is a tailed beast seal within Killer Bee Kumogakure. Hachibi came to be after Rikudou separate the Ten-Tails chakra from its body and divide it into nine separate constructs in order to ensure that Ten-Tails would never resurface after his death. After some time, Hachibi fell into the possession of Kumogakure. Due to its great ferocity, none of its early Jinchuuriki could control Hachibi. Each time someone tried to control Tailed Beast they would loose control, Hachibi would go rampages and destroy Kumogakure. The Third Raikage had to preform a special coalition to subdue Hachibi and stop it from destroying the village. During a battle with Hachibi, the Third Raikage managed to cut off all of all of is tails, but both The Third Raikage and Hachibi, collapsed before they could finish the battle. Ultimately the Tailed Beast was sealed within sealed within Killer Bee, who was five at the time, using the Iron Armor Seal.
Hachibi is a tough serious individual, and sometimes comes off as rude. In the past, Hachibi was greatly known in Kumogakure for being wild and violent, Hachibi would commonly go on rampages whenever its former Jinchuuriki would lose control of it. After being sealed within Bee Hachibi has mellowed out, the two have formed a "partner ship" and a mutual respect for one another. There are times when Bee annoys Hachibi due to rapping.
Hachibi has four long horns on its head, lower left part of his horns was permanently sliced off in a battle with Bee's brother, and the right horns were destroyed by its own point-blank Tailed Beast Ball in a battle with Ten-Tails. He has straight teeth however, one of them was blown off during the point-blank Tailed Beast Ball. Hachibi has a muscular upper-body structure, a hunched back similar to an American Bison, arms with spiked protrusions on the elbows, and hands with imposable thumbs just like humans. He has no legs, his lower half is made up of its tails which consist of eight tentacles that resemble Cephalopod limbs. Hachibi's tentacles are capable of being regenerated even if they are completely sliced off. Hachibi also possess great size.
Powers and Abilities
Hachibi possess a vast amount of chakra, second only to Kurama. Hachibi is able to use the Tailed Beast Ball, and can fire it in rapid succession. Hachibi's Tailed Beast Ball can penetrate nine of Thirty-Six Layer Self-Repairing Barrier before exploding.
Hachibi's large horns are incredibly sharp, and can impale human beings easily.
Hachibi also has tremendous physical strength. His strength allows him to restrain and contain Tailed Beast Balls from other Tailed Beast. Hachibi can fend off one Tailed Beast in motion using only its extended tentacles, while pushing aside another Tailed Beast at the same time.
Hachibi has great stamina and durability, allowing him to keep fighting despite being burned, gored, and slammed. He can survive a direct hit from his own Tailed Beast Ball.
Hachibi tentacles offer several additional appendages that he uses to interact with his surroundings, and strike opponents. They can be regenerated if cut off.
Hachibi's size is very immense however, he has shown to have great speed. His speed increases the impact of his punches.
Hachibi can produce ink, that can be used to blind opponents as well as be used to make ink-clones. The ink-clones are used by Hachibi to bind enemies.
Hachibi can generate enormous tornadoes that can destroy an entire forest with ease.
Hachibi is very intelligent. He is also very perceptive.