Murphy is Maris partner in Maris the Chojo. He is a shapeshifting fox with 9 tails who constantly teases Maris by shapeshifting to whatever she is daydreaming. While silly, he is still the more serious and less destructive of the 2 partially because Maris has to keep her strength sealed because of her race of being comes from a planet where high gravity cause everyone to become physically stronger.