Mushi-Shi

Mushi-Shi:

 

Mushi-Shi
Title

Genre:

Supernatural, Occult Detective

 

Plot:

Mushi are creatures that have supernatural powers. Only a few have the ability to see these creatures. Ginko happens to be one of those people. He calls himself the Mushi master and travels from place to place helping people suffering from Mushi. The only common things in the series are Ginko and the Mushi’s. There is no over arching plotline.

 

Manga

Written by Yuki Urushibara

Published by Kodansha

Released: 1999 – 2008

10 Volumes

 

Anime television series

Directed by Hiroshi Nagahama

Studio: Artland

Released: October 22, 2005 – June 18, 2006

26 Episodes

 

Live-action film

Directed by Katsuhiro Otomo

Produced by Sunmin Park

Written by Sadayuki Murai

Music by Kuniaki Haishima

Released: March 24, 2007

Run Time: 131 minutes

 

Characters:

 

Mushi-Shi

Ginko – He is the only recurring character in the series. He is the main character of the series.

 

Other Repeated Characters:

Adashino – A collector

Nui – A Mushi Master

 

Video Game:

Mushishi: Amefuru Sato

System: Nintendo DS

Released: Jan. 31, 2008