The Night Hobs are a race of nocturnal humanoids from Fantasia that inhabits the Southern regions. They have sharp features, wild hair and wear drab clothing.

"No more than twice the size of the Will-'o-the-whisp, he looked like a pitch-black, furry caterpillar sitting up. He had little pink hands, with which he gestured violently as he spoke, and below his tousled black hair two big round eyes glowed like moons in what was presumably his face...unusual mouth...a large bat..."

The most notable Night Hob found in The Never Ending Story was Vooshvazool who was sent in a mission to the Ivory Tower.