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The SoulTaker: Tamashii-gari

The SoulTaker: Tamashii-gari

Synopsis: Kyousuke Date comes home one night and finds her mother dying in a pool of her own blood. In her final moments, she stabs him in the chest. After a quick recovery, Kyousuke seeks answers about his mother's reasons, but finds more than he expected when he is attacked by two rival organizations: the hospital and the Kirihara group.

Kyousuke is surprised to find that he has a twin sister named Runa, and the two groups try to coerce the information about her about her, despite her ignorance to her existence. While their attack continues, Kyousuke soon makes another discovery - he has the ability to turn into a terrifying mutant named Soultaker. With these new powers, Kyousuke decides to crush both organizations, find out the truth behind his mother's actions and protect rune.

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

  • Anime Name: The SoulTaker: Tamashii-gari
  • Anime Name in Japanese: The SoulTaker~魂狩~
  • Anime Name in English: SoulTaker
  • Other names: SoulTaker

Production information

  • Producers: WOWOW, Pioneer LDC, Toshiba Entertainment, Toshiba Digital Frontiers
  • Licensors: Geneon Entertainment USA
  • Studios: Tatsunoko Production

Anime Information

  • Type: TV
  • Episodes: 13
  • Date: April 4, 2001 - Jul. 4, 2001
  • Genres: Horror, supernatural
  • Subjects: Mythology
  • Target: Seinen

Anime Reviews

  • note: 6.351
  • Popularity: 7724

Video Trailer/Opening

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Below is the main curiosities of the anime "The SoulTaker: Tamashii-gari": 

  • The Soultaker: Tamashii-Gari is a direct continuation of the anime The Soultaker, released in
  • The anime was produced by Tatsunoko Production studio, responsible for classics such as Gatchaman and Speed ​​Racer.
  • The series was directed by Akiyuki Shinbo, known for his work on anime such as Puella Magi Madoka Magica and Monogatari Series.
  • The name "Tamashii-Gari" means "soul hunting" in Japanese, referring to the supernatural theme of the series.
  • The anime soundtrack consisted of Keiichi Suzuki, who also worked on games music like Earthbound and Super Smash Bros. Melee.
  • The Soultaker: Tamashii-Gari was originally shown in Japan in 2001, but was only released on DVD in the United States in
  • The series was widely praised for its unique animation and visual style, which mixes elements of horror, action and science fiction.
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Main Characters

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  • Kyosuke Date (Kazuhiko Inoue) - protagonist of the story, a young man who has supernatural skills and seeks to discover the truth about his past.
  • Komugi Nakahara (Miyuki Sawashiro) - A sweet, gentle girl who becomes Kyosuke's friend and helps him on her journey.
  • Yui Yakumo (Yui Horie) - A mysterious girl who has a Kyosuke connection and helps him in her search for the truth.
  • Reiko Haga (Yuko Miyamura) - A nurse who works at the hospital where Kyosuke is hospitalized and has dark secrets.
  • Kirihara (Kazuki Yao) - A villain who seeks to control the world using technology and who faces Kyosuke in various battles.

Summary and events

  1. Kyosuke Date, a soul hunter, is sent to investigate a young woman's mysterious death in a Japanese city.
  2. He discovers that the city is haunted by an evil spirit that is killing people and collecting their souls.
  3. Kyosuke meets a young girl named Yui, who has the ability to see spirits and becomes her ally in the fight against the evil spirit.
  4. They discover that the evil spirit is actually an entity created from the pain and suffering of a woman who was unjustly murdered.
  5. Kyosuke and Yui fight against the evil spirit and can free the woman's soul, ending the curse that haunted the city.
  6. In the end, Kyosuke and Yui say goodbye, with Kyosuke leaving for his next mission as a soul hunter.

What happens in the end?

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At the end of "The SoulTaker: Tamashii-gari", the specific details of the plot vary according to the individual interpretations of the viewers. However, in general terms, the ending reveals the motivations and secrets behind the mysterious events that occurred throughout the series. The story can culminate in a resolution to the conflicts between the main characters and the villain, or it can leave questions unanswered for the audience to interpret subjectively. Additionally, the ending can present an unexpected twist that changes the viewer's perspective on the entire plot. In summary, the ending of "The SoulTaker: Tamashii-gari" provides a satisfactory conclusion to the story, while leaving space for viewers to reflect on the characters' journey and their decisions.

Games, Movies, OVAs and Specials

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Meaning of The SoulTaker: Tamashii-gari

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The SoulTaker~魂狩~
  • The - artigo defined in English
  • Soul - soul in English
  • Taker - the one who takes, who grabs
  • 魂狩 - Kanji that means "soul hunter" in Japanese.
The anime "The Soultaker" tells the story of a young man named Kyosuke Date, who after a car accident, discovers that he is a supernatural being named "The Soultaker", capable of becoming a winged creature and hunting souls. He needs to fight other supernatural beings and discover the truth about his origin and his connection with a mysterious organization. The anime's name makes reference to the power of the main character and his role as a hunter of souls.

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The SoulTaker: Tamashii-gari has a total of 13 episodes. This number may not represent all seasons.
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