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Mushibugyou


Alternative Titles

English: Mushibugyo
Japanese: ムシブギョー 蟲奉行

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 26
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 8, 2013 to Sep 30, 2013
Premiered: Spring 2013
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: TV Tokyo, Dentsu
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Seven Arcs
Source: Manga
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 7.481 (scored by 14,804 users)
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Ranked: #16072
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #1300
Members: 34,652
Favorites: 99
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Episodes: /26

Synopsis

The action story is set in Edo-era Tokyo in the early 1700s. The eighth shogun Tokugawa Yoshimune ordered boxes to be installed so commoners can submit their thoughts. After hearing their voices, the shogun creates a new magistrate unit—Mushibugyou—to protect the people in the heart of the city. Each member is a specialist with unique fighting skills.

(Source: ANN)

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Characters & Voice Actors

Tsukishima, Jinbee
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KENN
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KENN
Koikawa, Shungiku
Koikawa, Shungiku
Main
Eguchi, Takuya
Japanese
Eguchi, Takuya
Mugai
Mugai
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Terashima, Takuma
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Terashima, Takuma
Hibachi
Hibachi
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Ookubo, Rumi
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Ookubo, Rumi

Staff

Hamana, Takayuki
Hamana, Takayuki
Director
Hiramitsu, Takuya
Hiramitsu, Takuya
Sound Director
Oonogi, Hiroshi
Oonogi, Hiroshi
Script
Sumisawa, Katsuyuki
Sumisawa, Katsuyuki
Script

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#1: "Tomo yo (友よ)" by GaGaGa SP (eps 1-13)
#2: "Denshin∞ Unchained (伝心∞アンチェインド)" by Free Da'M (FREE 蛇’M) (eps 14-25)

Edit Ending Theme

#1: "Ichizu (イチズ)" by i☆Ris (eps 1-13)
#2: "Through All Eternity ~ en no kizuna ~ (Through All Eternity ~縁の絆~)" by ayami (eps 14-25)
#3: "Tomo yo (友よ)" by GaGaGa SP (ep 26)



More reviewsReviews

Stark700
Oct 14, 2013
So what do you do when insects come knock at your door? Well, normally you'd call the pest control. But here's the problem. These are not your ordinary insects. In fact, these are the type that will tear you apart and eat you alive. It takes more much than the pest control. Luckily, you can call upon a more reliant force known as the City Patrol, an elite unit of insect exterminators who are specialists in dealing with those pesky creatures.

As one of the lesser known series from the 2013 Spring lineup, Mushibugyou might of slipped under some people's radar. In fact, I wasn't read more
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W3ED
May 27, 2013
This is my first review so don't be too harsh.

Edited as of 10/1 upon completion of the series.

Mushibugyou is your typical shounen really, but It has a few stylish and interesting choices for subject matter, that being insects. At first it's treated quite like a monster of the week affair. Similar to the very beginning of bleach. However as things go on stuff gets more interesting. Characters develop, romance develops, and Arcs unfold. I'm gonna be honest there isn't much original here, however there isn't much original about most shounen. It's all about how well it's executed when it comes to shounen's story. In this read more
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Anime_Troll
Jun 17, 2013
This anime's strength is in it's simplicity, not in it's complexity.

So for everyone who is looking for a mind-boggling sophisticated psychological thriller, this anime is not for you. The anime this is for is just for children, for one, due to it's oversimplified nature, and secondly it is for those who are willing to watch the non-mainstream anime. But arguably due to all the gorey bits, it's probably suited towards the mature audiences. But nevertheless it's very simple even a child could understand.

If the first episode doesn't deter you from watching the anime, then that's basically what you get. The first episode clearly sets read more
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njjn
May 27, 2013
I first saw Mushibugyou as a manga, and since i love martial arts shonen mangas, i gave it shot. I dropped it after a few chapters because the main idea was just too boring. When i saw it became an anime i decided to try it again, because i thougth the animation could draw out whatever potential it had. Yet again i was wrong.

The show is basicaly all the shonen cliches brougth together. The main character who wants to protect his friends, the strong guy with the dark past,the big brest stupid girl whose only role is to get in danger so the cast can read more
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