Bufkin was born in the Land of Oz.


  • Longevity Bufkin, like most other Fables, has some capacity of immortality or longevity. Bufkin does die of old age after his retirement.


  • Flight Bufkin has natural wings upon his back granting him the ability of directional flight and the ability to hover in one location for an indeterminate period of time. Bufkin's ability to fly is taken after his wings are destroyed during his battle with Baba Yaga.
  • Knowledge Bufkin is well versed in many things. Having been the librarian of the Woodland Office for centuries, Bufkin has read several books on different topics. Before leaving the Woodland Office, Bufkin reads all of the books it contains.