A light Astromon with a strong physique. Although somewhat similar in appearance to Latts, Tais are much less common. They excel at physical combat, and are bale to fire powerful bolts of electricity.
It is not uncommon for Taions to be compared to Lattrixs due to their appearances, but the two are almost nothing alike. Lattrixs' defining feature is their loyalty to their masters, while Taions are fiercely independent, and altogether difficult to rear.
A Tai's fully evolved form looks very little like the small Astromon it used to be, with much more developed claws and a full-grown mane. Lupeos like to stun their opponents with a single lightning bolt before pouncing.
"Did you see the traveling master at the inn? He's got a Tai with him! He must really be something..."
-Conversation overheard in a small village just outside Bisden
(cont'd) "Yeah, but don't Tais all be like gold-colored and some such? I ain't seen news of no purple Tais."
"That's beause you never leave the village! You're thinking of a light Tai. The one that master's got is a dark Tai. They're even rarer!"
(cont'd) "Come to think of it, I bet you he's the one that drove out all those wild Astromons from the village outskirts! I should go thank him..."