Mushi-Shi Season 1

Mushi-Shi Season 1

"Mushi": the most basic forms of life in the world. They exist without any goals or purposes aside from simply "being." Mushi can exist in countless forms and are capable of mimicking things from the natural world. This is, however, just a vague definition of these entities that inhabit the vibrant world of Mushishi, as to even call them a form of life would be an oversimplification. Detailed information on Mushi is scarce because the majority of humans are unaware of their existence. So what are Mushi and why do they exist? This is the question that a "Mushishi," Ginko, ponders constantly. Mushishi are those who research Mushi in hopes of understanding their place in the world's hierarchy of life. Ginko chases rumors of occurrences that could be tied to Mushi, all for the sake of finding an answer. It could, after all, lead to the meaning of life itself.

NameMushi-Shi Season 1
Air DateOctober 23rd, 2005
GenresFantasy, Animation, Drama
NetworksFuji TV, GTV, BS11
Production CompaniesMushishi Production Committee, FUNimation Entertainment
Number of Episodes26 Episodes
Plot Keywordsdaily life, detective, supernatural, slice of life, tragedy, curse, based on manga, spirit, historical, nature, environmentalism, ghost, folklore, journey, angst, seinen, youkai, contemporary, japanese mythology, shinto, anime, taoism, iyashikei
Yuto Nakano
Yuto Nakano

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