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Jinborov Karnovski, or Karnov is a video game character created by Data East and is their mascot. He appeared in the titular arcade game which was ported to home consoles including the Nintendo Entertainment System.

In the original arcade game, Karnov is on a quest to obtain a treasure map leading to the ultimate treasure while various monsters stand in his way while the NES game portrayed him as a hero sent by God to defeat the demonic dragon, Arakatai, and his minions. Karnov's primary attack is to blow fire.

He also appear in various fighting games made by Data East such as Fighter's History. In other games, he is usually a boss or the main villain, although it's also stated it's not the same Karnov as in the titular game.