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Shounen Onmyouji

Shounen Onmyouji

Alternative Titles

English: Shonen Onmyoji
Synonyms: The Young Spirit Master, Teenager Onmyoji, Shonen Onmyouji
Japanese: 少年陰陽師

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 26
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 3, 2006 to Mar 13, 2007
Duration: 23 min. per episode
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older
L represents licensing company

Statistics

Score: 7.771 (scored by 10138 users)
Ranked: #8282
Popularity: #1133
Members: 23,719
Favorites: 214
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2 based on the top anime page.

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Popular Tags

fantasy historical magic supernatural

Synopsis

Masahiro is the grandson of the great onmyouji, Abe no Seimei. However, he lost his sixth sense that enables him to see supernatural beings, which is very important for an onmyouji. Thus, he is left with no choice but to try and pick a different career. But one day, a strange mononoke appears, which he names Mokkun, who shows him his true potential powers after fighting a demon. With the assistance of Mokkun, his quest to become the greatest onmyouji begins.

Related Anime

Adaptation: Shounen Onmyouji

Characters & Voice Actors

Touda
Touda
Main
Konishi, Katsuyuki
Japanese
Konishi, Katsuyuki
Noda, Junko
Japanese
Noda, Junko
...
Abe no, Masahiro
Abe no, Masahiro
Main
Kaida, Yuki
Japanese
Kaida, Yuki
Moore, Candice
English
Moore, Candice
...
Abe no, Seimei
Abe no, Seimei
Main
Ishida, Akira
Japanese
Ishida, Akira
Mugihito
Japanese
Mugihito
...
Kazane
Kazane
Supporting
Orikasa, Fumiko
Japanese
Orikasa, Fumiko
Bae, Jeong Mi
Korean
Bae, Jeong Mi

Staff

Motoyama, Satoshi
Sound Director
Ueda, Shigeru
Episode Director
Yoshida, Shunji
Episode Director
Ogura, Hirofumi
Episode Director



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Jan 22, 2009
Takai
-INTRODUCTION-

My love for ancient Japan and Japanese mythology got me into yet another great anime. Onmyouji is even in the title; obviously, I couldn't go past it.

-STORY- 10/10

"If that is your wish, then I will break my heart for the sake of that wish, and I will lend you my strength. This is why I am by your side."

The story is set in Heian period of ancient Japan. It follows Abe no Masahiro (Abe no Seimei's grandson), a young onmyouji in training. Accompanied by his guardian and partner Guren, a powerful shikigami, Masahiro faces off against different mononoke that disturb the peace of the city. read more
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Dec 12, 2009
Bishounen_Hunter
There's a pretty simple formula for knowing whether you will like this show or not. If you like shows like Inuyahsa or Tactics, then you will like Shounen Onmyouji. If you don't, well.....follow the train of though, here. So for me this show was 50/50 because I loved Tactics but I wasn't that crazy about Inuyasha. This show may not have Shikon Shards or a magical well to jump through but it basically takes place in the same era as Inuyahsa and there is a lot of talk about demons and demonic auras, miasma and also all the other aspects of Japanese mysticism and read more
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Recommendations

Both shows features a bishounen with a supernatural servant/friend of sorts with a close relationship nearing shounen-ai (although this isn't the case). The main characters are both onmyoujis, and both shows have an arc-based/episodic setting where the characters help others or generally fight to protect themselves from monsters or the antagonists, while having character development present throughout the series.
Both have ayakashi and the protaganists have ayakashi familiars. Other similar areas can also be found if you watch ^^

Opening Theme

"Egao no Wake" by Kaori Hikita

Ending Theme

#1: "Yakusoku" by Saori Kiuji
#2: "Roku Tousei" by Kaida Yuki (ep 26)

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