The Water Tiger is an enemy in Shadow Hearts. It appears alongside two Kappas once Yuri has found the sealing stone that opens the way out of the sewers in Fengtian. Its colours are inverse to that of the Kappa. You may also encounter them in the Pit Fights in Shanghai and as random encounters in Kuihai Tower.
Evolved Kappa. It only eats the flesh of obese men. It sits at the bottom of the sewer until an appropriate prey presents itself. It smiles when hit on the head.
The Water Tiger is flanked by two Kappa in this battle – destroy them before tackling the Water Tiger.
Since Water Tiger is a fire Type creature, it is best if Margarete is used as primary damage dealer for this fight.
As the water Tiger has Fighting Spirit, Alice can use Cute to heal any extra damage taken. Margarete can also use Water Edge on Alice for Alice’s attacks to do more damage.
Its appearance is based on that of the Japanese Water Demon – the Kappa. The name “Water Tiger” is actually one of the signs of the Chinese Zodiac.