This article is about a/an rider form used by several identities in the Kamen Rider Series.
Kamen Rider Dark Kiva

Kamen Rider Dark Kiva

King of Checkmate Four logo

Dark Kiva's Rider emblem.

Kamen Rider Dark Kiva (仮面ライダーダークキバ Kamen Raidā Dāku Kiba (in dialogue as "Kamen Raidā Yami no Kiba"), Masked Rider Dark Kiva) may refer to any of the following characters.

Beast Rider Squad

A fake Kamen Rider Dark Kiva was part of a quartet of holographic Kamen Riders recreated by Foundation X to form the Beast Rider Squad led by the revived Takeshi Asakura. Dark Kiva was defeated alongside Tiger by Kamen Rider Brave Quest Gamer Level 2 wielding the Gashacon Sword. Kamen Rider Brave: ~Let's Survive! Revival of the Beast Rider Squad!~

Wizard Ring

Dark Kiva Ring

Dark Kiva Ring

This Rider Ring which bears the likeness of Kamen Rider Dark Kiva is exclusive to Kamen Rider Wizard's Wizard Ring toyline. When used by a WizarDriver wearer, it would be able to summon Kamen Rider Dark Kiva.

Behind the scenes


Having several users, Kamen Rider Dark Kiva had two suit actors. The main suit actor for Dark Kiva (King) was Seiji Takaiwa (高岩 成二 Takaiwa Seiji), who was also suit actor for Kamen Rider Kiva and Garulu. When used by Otoya Kurenai and Taiga Nobori, Dark Kiva's suit actor is Eitoku (永徳 Eitoku), who was also suit actor for Kamen Rider Saga and Dogga.