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Synopsis: As a child, Yuu Kusaka made a vow on a shot star that he was on the side of the court and would defend the weak. However, the death of one of his friends steals -the desire to fulfill this vote, and he turns his eyes to the misery of others, using the mysterious power he has as a way to make money instead of helping those in to need. His days of life only continue, until he is forced to fight for his life against another classmate with powers similar to his. He is saved by a mysterious girl named Eimu Yoake, who also has strange powers.

Eimu reveals that his powers result from a creature known as Ayakashi, a parasitic being who gives the user's special skills to the price of slowly draining the host's life. She helps him completely awaken his. Now aware of the Ayakashi he owns, Yuu must live according to his childhood vote, placing his Ayakashi to use and ward off those who would use his to evil, all as he unraveling the mystery behind his friend's death.

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- Trailer/OP
- Curiosities
- Manga and Products
- Characters
- Summary
- Games, OVAs, Movies
- Meaning
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Anime Names

  • Anime Name: Ayakashi
  • Anime Name in Japanese: アヤカシ
  • Anime Name in English: Desconhecido
  • Other names: Ayakashi: Japanese Classic Horror

Production information

  • Producers: Media Factory, AT-X, Enoki Films, 5pb.
  • Licensors: Discotek Media
  • Studios: Tokyo Kids

Anime Information

  • Type: TV
  • Episodes: 12
  • Date: December 12, 2007 - February 27, 2008 - Wednesdays at 1100 (JST)
  • Genres: Action, fantasy, horror, science fiction
  • Subjects: Unknown
  • Target: Josei

Anime Reviews

  • note: 6.321
  • Popularity: 12240

Video Trailer/Opening

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Below is the main curiosities of the anime "Ayakashi": 

  • Ayakashi is a horror anime series based on three different stories: Yotsuya Kaidan, Tenshu Monogatari and Bakeneko.
  • The first story, Yotsuya Kaidan, is one of Japan's most famous ghost stories and has been adapted to many media, including theater, cinema and television.
  • The second story, Tenshu Monogatari, is based on a 17th century historical novel that tells the story of a princess who falls in love with a samurai.
  • The third story, Bakeneko, is about a cat that turns into a monster and terrifies a family.
  • Each story is told in four episodes, totaling twelve episodes in the series.
  • Ayakashi was produced by Toei Animation studio and originally aired in Japan in
  • The series was directed by Kenji Nakamura, who also directed other successful anime such as Mononoke and Tsuritama.
  • Ayakashi was released on DVD in the United States by Geneon Entertainment, but is currently out of catalog.
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Manga and Products from Ayakashi

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Main Characters

Below is the main characters of: "Ayakashi"With your voice actors and a brief description of the character: 

  • Yuzuki Mikage (Mamoru Miyano) - A young man who has the ability to see spirits and is hired by a company to investigate supernatural cases.
  • Ryoichi Himuro (Takahiro Sakurai) - An exorcist who helps Yuzuki in his investigations.
  • Akine Kuga (Nana Mizuki) - A mysterious girl who gets involved with Yuzuki and has her own secrets.
  • Tatsuya Nakadai (Junichi Suwabe) - A detective who works with Yuzuki in some cases.
  • Kiyoshi Takamura (Kazuya Nakai) - A Yuzuki childhood friend who also has the ability to see spirits.

Summary and events

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What happens in the end?

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Ayakashi is a collection of Japanese terror stories, so there is no main story with a definite ending. Each episode features a different story, with distinct characters and plots. Therefore, it is not possible to summarize the end of the work as a whole.

Games, Movies, OVAs and Specials

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- Ayakashi: Samurai Horror Tales (PlayStation 2) - Ayakashi: Romance Reborn (iOS, Android)

See below a list of OVAs, Specials, and Movies related to anime: Ayakashi

  • Ayakashi: Bakeneko
  • Ayakashi: Yotsuya Kaidan
  • Ayakashi: Samurai Horror Tales - Goblin Cat
  • Ayakashi: Samurai Horror Tales - Tenshu Monogatari
  • Ayakashi: Samurai Horror Tales - Sea Bishop

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Meaning of Ayakashi

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  • アヤカシ - Means "monster" or "spirit" in Japanese.
The name of the anime "アヤカシ" refers to monsters or spirits. The anime can be about supernatural creatures, Japanese legends or any story that involves these beings.

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FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions

Ayakashi has a total of 12 episodes. This number may not represent all seasons.
You can watch the anime Ayakashi on Crunchyroll, Netflix, or any other streaming site where the work is available. Availability will depend on your current location.
The decision to produce new seasons of the anime Ayakashi usually depends on various factors, such as DVD/Blu-ray sales, merchandise, popularity of the original material. This information can be found throughout the page. The anime's popularity reached on "MyAnimeList" the following number of members: 12240