Enemy Type Yokai
Weakness None
Resistances Corruption
Immune --
Special Drop Dweller Soul Core
Dark Digger (Yokai Skill)

Dweller is an Enemy in Nioh 2. Dweller is a zombie-like, rotting Yokai that attacks with hammers or other weapons usually found in mines. Dwellers are found since the early missions of Nioh 2.


Enemy Description

  • Dwellers are humans turned into yokai by the foul miasma in the depths of a mine. They were objects of loathing and terror for miners, and legends about them circulate wherever a mine with a long history is found. Their grotesquely altered forms inspire instinctive revulsion in all who can bear to view them.
  • The pickaxe carried by many Dwellers is the last trace of their former lives as miners. The sight of a Dweller swinging its pickaxe wildly as they attack is unsettling enough, but one without its axe is even more terrifying. In this state, they abandon all pretense to humanity, scrabbling on all fours and leaping at intruders like savage beasts.


Dweller Locations & Drops


Combat Information

  • Blocking effective?
  • Area Attacks?
  • Ninjutsu tips
  • Ki Tips


Notes & Trivia

  • Kanji: Yomikata - Lore description.




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    • Anonymous

      03 Jan 2021 17:20  

      Easiest way to get the title for beating one bare-handed is just going to the Beast of Smoke and Flames mission. It doesn't matter if you're severely overleveled. The title registers either way.

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