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Special type
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Original name

特殊型[1] Tokushu-gata (pronounced toe-ku-shu ga-tah)


Regeneration ability superior to defensive and offensive types. Higher fighting potential than either



Associated baseline

Yoma power, mental


If you used the same Yoma to make these twins, then they would possess the exact same Yoma energy.[2]

First appearance

Scene 62


Unofficial translation. 特殊型 translates as "special type." 特殊 = special, 型 = type.

Unmentioned in the manga and anime.


A personality type with little or no sense of self, the special type actually possesses no personality, according to Rubel.

The regeneration ability is superior to both the defensive and offensive type. The special type also has greater fighting potential. Can fight in awakened form.

The only officially listed examples are Alicia and Beth (Yoma War Record III).[3]


Instant regeneration ability. A regenerated limb is equal in strength to original.

Special abilities include: Mind Share/Full Control, Mind Share/Full Release.


One of three personality types. "special type" is first mentioned in Yoma War Record III.[4] Unknown if the Twin Trainees are of this personality type.


Tankōbon Claymore volumes cited are VIZ Media (en-us) editions, unless otherwise noted. Manga scenes (chapters) not yet translated cite Shueisha tankōbon (ja) editions. Manga scenes not yet published in tankōbon form cite Jump SQ (ja) editions. Fragments of Silver Omnibus (総集編 銀の断章 Gin no Danshou) 1–3, Shueisha, are only available in Japanese. Anime scenes (episodes) cited are FUNimation (en-us) editions, unless otherwise noted.

  1. Fragments of Silver Omnibus 3, "Yoma War Record III," p. 729
  2. Claymore 11, Scene 62, p. 145
  3. Fragments of Silver Omnibus 3, "Yoma War Record III," p. 729
  4. Fragments of Silver Omnibus 3, "Yoma War Record III," p. 729

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