|Home world:||Planet Earth|
|First appearance:||Ultraman Tiga episode 38 "The Mirage of a Monster"|
Faldon (ファルドン Farudon) is a kaiju that appeared in the TV series, Ultraman Tiga. He appeared in episode 38.
Subtitle: Mirage Monster (蜃気楼怪獣 Shinkirō Kaijū)
- Height: 52 m
- Weight: 43,000 t
- Origin: Point G14 District
Faldon first appear in the mountains. GUTS tried to shoot Faldon but it was just an illusion. The same one appear in city also, where GUTS tryed to shoot Faldon but again, it was just his illusion. When GUTS patroled in the city, Daigo saw Faldon but it was one of his illusion also. In the next day, Faldon began his rampage, wreaking havoc the city. GUTS tryed to shoot all of Faldons illusion but there were too many of them. Daigo and Shinjoh were shot by Faldon but Daigo changed into Ultraman Tiga. After putting the plane in safety place, Tiga prepared to fight Faldon. However, Tiga was overpowered by Faldon and his illusions. Ultraman Tiga then changed to Sky Type and passed through each illusion. In order to stop Tiga, Faldon shot him and created more illusions. Faldon and his illusions overpowered Tiga. However, Captain Iruma passed through each illusion using her plane but only to be shot by the real Faldon. Knowing the real one, Ultraman Tiga fired Ranbalt Light Bullet and saved the captain before flies away.
- Suit actor: Toshio Miyake
- Faldon is similar to the future monster, Daigarugu.
- Faldon shares same subtitle as monster, Paragon.
- Faldon was never mentioned in name at the episode, only being called as Phantom Monster (幻の怪獣 Maboroshi no kaiju).
Powers and Abilities
- Energy Beam: Faldon can fire up a medium strength beam from his face. This ability also applies on his illusion duplicates.
- Illusions: Faldon can create an illusion duplicates of itself as many as he want. Faldon can switch between his duplicates at will, so what attacked a building one second could be an illusion the next.
If Faldon's illusion is shot or passed through by something, the illusion will turn into thin air. This strategy can reveal the true one.