Kokushibo ( Kokushibō?) is a major supporting antagonist of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba. He is a demon affiliated with the Twelve Kizuki, holding the highest position, Upper Rank One ( Jōgen no Ichi?).
Nearly five centuries ago during the Sengoku Era, Kokushibo was once a human by the name of Michikatsu Tsugikuni (Tsugikuni Michikatsu?), a former Demon Slayer and the older twin brother of Yoriichi Tsugikuni, the strongest Demon Slayer that ever existed.
Kokushibo is also the ancestor of Muichiro Tokito and Yuichiro Tokito and the one responsible for turning Zenitsu Agatsuma’s senior, Kaigaku, into a demon and joining the Twelve Kizuki.