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Mushi-Shi 

Mushishi (original title)
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Yûto Nakano Yûto Nakano ...  Ginko 26 episodes, 2005-2006
Travis Willingham ...  Ginko 26 episodes, 2005-2006
Kôjun Itô Kôjun Itô 26 episodes, 2005-2006
Jennifer Seman Jennifer Seman ...  Narrator / ... 15 episodes, 2005-2006
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They are neither plants nor animals. They differ from other forms of life such as the micro-organisms and the fungi. Instead they resemble the primeval body of life and are generally known as "Mushi". Their existence and appearance are unknown to many and only a limited number of humans are aware of them. Ginko is a "Mushi-shi" who travels around to investigate and find out more about the "Mushi". In the process, he also lends a helping hand to people who face problems with supernatural occurrences which may be related to the "Mushi". Written by Anime News Network

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The cure lies in the curse.


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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

22 October 2005 (Japan) See more »

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Mushi-Shi See more »

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Runtime:

(26 episodes) | (26 episodes) | (26 episodes)

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16 : 9
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Followed by Mushi-Shi Zoku Shou: Suzu no Shizuku (2015) See more »

Soundtracks

The Sore Feet Song
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Mushi-shi is a pure masterpiece
17 February 2011 | by X-XNadzX-X526See all my reviews

Being a huge fan of Anime i was looking for a really interesting anime to watch. i stumbled upon Mushi-shi on amazon and bought the set for reasonable price. I could not have been happier with the result. Mushi-shi is one of my now all time favourite anime series. It's only flaw is that there is not enough of it! The stories portrayed in the series are heartwarming, creepy or just plain intriguing. It kept me going back to the DVD player every day just to see the next episode. The animation and audio is all very stunning and adds a tranquil feel to it. Mushi-shi is a pure jewel and also emits all the right messages about nature and life. Anyone looking for a gripping anime with great stories. Watch Musih-shi!


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