Devils (悪魔 akuma) are supernatural creatures often incorrectly defined the same as a demons. While all are though as similar, they are all based on similar comparisons. They appear in various religions as an evil entity against mankind and their deity. Devils are commonly portrayed with horns and wings.
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Devils in Touhou
Devils are a species of youkai. The vampire is a sub-species of devil that originates from outside of Gensokyo. Devils like the vampire appear to be Western in descent rather than the Eastern creatures like the youkai of Japanese folklore.