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Synopsis: It can be said that the university student Tadayasu Sawaki has a wide range of vision. It has a peculiar skill that allows you to see microorganisms with the naked eye. Sawaki can see all types of microbes, from the fungi that causes the athlete's foot to the yeast used to do alcohol, with him realizing his friends as cute Chibi creatures. Attending an agricultural university, his talent arouses the interest of numerous teachers, including Professor Itsuki, specializing in fermentation.

Sawaki begins the school indifferent to his ability, choosing an agricultural school in Tokyo. However, with the help of the eccentric community around him, he slowly learns to appreciate these visible microbes and his talent. The extravagant cast of teachers and classmates attending the university almost makes Sawaki seem normal, despite its ability.

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- Manga and Products
- Characters
- Summary
- Games, OVAs, Movies
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Anime Names

  • Anime Name: Moyashimon
  • Anime Name in Japanese: もやしもん
  • Anime Name in English: Desconhecido
  • Other names: Moyasimon, Tales of Agriculture

Production information

  • Producers: Dentsu, SKY Perfect Well Think, Kodansha, Fuji TV, Asmik Ace, Sony Music Entertainment, Fujipacific Music
  • Licensors: Desconhecido
  • Studios: Telecom Animation Film, Shirogumi

Anime Information

  • Duration: 23
  • Date: October 12, 2007 - December 21, 2007
  • Genres: Comedy, gourmet, supernatural
  • Subjects: Anthropomorphic, school
  • Target: Seinen

Video Trailer/Opening

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

  • Moyashimon is based on a manga of the same name written by Masayuki Ishikawa.
  • The anime follows the story of a college student named Tadayasu Sawaki, who has the ability to see and communicate with microorganisms.
  • The anime title, Moyashimon, is a junction of the Japanese words "moyashi" and "mon" (thing), which together mean "things like bean sprouts."
  • The anime is known for its peculiar mood and eccentric characters, such as Professor Itsuki, who is obsessed with fermented alcoholic beverages.
  • Moyashimon was nominated for the best comedy anime award at the Tokyo International Anime Fair in
  • The anime also inspired a live-action adaptation, which aired at Fuji TV in
  • Moyashimon is considered one of the first anime to approach science in a fun and accessible way to the general public.
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Main Characters

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

  • Tadayasu Sawaki (Daisuke Sakaguchi) - A college student who has the ability to see and communicate with microorganisms.
  • Kei Yuuki (Katsuyuki Konishi) - Tadayasu's childhood friend and agriculture student.
  • Haruka Hasegawa (Saori Goto) - A viticulture student who becomes friends with Tadayasu.
  • Hazuki Oikawa (Chiaki Takahashi) - An oenology student who is interested in Tadayasu.
  • Kaoru Misato (Mai Nakahara) - An agriculture student who is in love with Kei.
  • Itsuki Keizou (Masayuki Katou) - Professor of Microbiology and Mentor of Tadayasu.

Summary and events

  1. Tadayasu Sawaki starts studying at Tokyo Agricultural University.
  2. He finds that he can see and communicate with microorganisms.
  3. Tadayasu joins the University Microbiology Club.
  4. He meets his club colleagues, including Kei Yuuki and Hasegawa Haruka.
  5. Tadayasu helps solve several problems related to microorganisms, including an infection in a brewery and an outbreak of disease on a mushroom farm.
  6. He also helps to save the reputation of the Microbiology Club during a school festival.
  7. Tadayasu discovers that his family is involved in a sake fermentation company and decides to learn more about the production process.
  8. He travels to his family's hometown and helps solve a problem with sake fermentation.
  9. Tadayasu returns to university and continues to explore the world of microorganisms with his club friends.

What happens in the end?

Unfortunately, Moyashimon does not have a definitive conclusion in its original source, the manga. The story remains open, without a clear end.


See below the list of games available for different platforms related to anime: Moyashimon

  • Moyashimon: Microbe Theatre (Nintendo DS)
  • Moyashimon Returns: Kurobe (PSP)
  • Moyashimon: Chiisana Koi no Uta (Nintendo DS)

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

  • Movie: "Moyashimon: Kin Gekijou Deluxe"
  • OVA: "Moyashimon: Kin Gekijou Deluxe"
  • Special: "Moyashimon: Kin Gekijou Deluxe"

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Meaning of Moyashimon

Let's look at the translation of each word and explanation of the anime's name: 

  • もやし (MOYASHI) - bean sprout
  • もん (mon) - Abbreviation of "monogatari" meaning "history"
The name of the anime "もやしもん" is a combination of the words "もやし" and "もん". The term "もやし" refers to bean sprout, which is a common food in Japanese cuisine. Already "もん" is an abbreviation of "monogatari", which means "history" in Japanese. Therefore, the name of the anime can be translated as "the history of the bean sprout." The anime is a comedy that follows the life of a university student named Sawaki Tadayasu, who has the ability to see and interact with microorganisms. He joins a microbiology research club and goes through various funny and strange situations related to the world of microbes.

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Questions and Answers FAQ

How many episodes have the anime Moyashimon?

Moyashimon has a total of 11 episodes. This number may not represent all seasons.

Where to watch the anime Moyashimon?

You can watch the anime on Crunchyroll, Netflix, or any other streaming site where the work is available.

Moyashimon - Continuation and New Season?

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