Ranked #2768

Blue Seed

Alternative Titles

English: Blue Seed
Japanese: ブルーシード


Type: TV
Episodes: 26
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 5, 1994 to Mar 29, 1995
Premiered: Fall 1994
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: NAS, Movic
Licensors: ADV Films
Source: Unknown
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.141 (scored by 5,856 users)
Ranked: #27682
Popularity: #2217
Members: 13,451
Favorites: 84
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Momiji is an average girl until the day she finds she is the descendant of the great Kushinada family. Only she, with her Kushinada blood, can stop the Aragami, demonic plant-like monsters threatening to destroy Japan. Along to help her is the TAC, and a possible love interest in a young man named Kusanagi.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Kusanagi, Mamoru
Kusanagi, Mamoru
Inoue, Kazuhiko
Inoue, Kazuhiko
Fujimiya, Momiji
Fujimiya, Momiji
Hayashibara, Megumi
Hayashibara, Megumi
Sawaguchi, Koume
Sawaguchi, Koume
Mitsuishi, Kotono
Mitsuishi, Kotono
Kunikida, Daitetsu
Kunikida, Daitetsu
Ootsuka, Akio
Ootsuka, Akio


Greenfield, Matt
Greenfield, Matt
Producer, ADR Director
Kobayashi, Noriko
Kobayashi, Noriko
Kamiya, Jun
Kamiya, Jun
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard
Wakabayashi, Kazuhiro
Wakabayashi, Kazuhiro
Sound Director

More episodes Episodes(0/26)

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Opening Theme

"Carnival Babel" by Takada Band

Ending Theme

#1: "Touch and Go" by Megumi Hayashibara" (eps.1-25)
#2: "Life" by Megumi Hayashibara" (ep.26)

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Jun 25, 2008
This is my favorite anime so it may be biased.

Story: I love the story, early on the show is monster of the week but about half way through it because one straight story. It is mainly about how heritage is ignored in modern society and on this note; they never go overboard and mix in enough action that it is usually moving forwards.

Art: The show's art is a little dated and the colors seemed to be faded but monster design, animation, and the actual art, such as backgrounds and character designs were done quite well.

Sound: The score of this anime is done by Kenji Kawaii, read more
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Oct 24, 2010
Blue Seed is a work created by Yuzo Takada of 3x3 Eyes fame and anime produced by Production I.G./Movic/Ashi Productions and tells the story of 15-year-old Momiji Fujimiya, a descendant of the ancient Kushinada family, and due to circumstances is taken into protection of the TAC, a government agency that combats the Aragami, an ancient race of youkai that have awoken and are out to take over Japan. Another person, Mamoru Kusanagi, former protector of Kaede Kunikida, has defected from the side of the Aragami and becomes Momiji's protector. It turns out that Kaede and Momiji are twins separated at birth and the circumstances of read more
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Jul 20, 2012
Blue Seed makes for a decent series, though it does have some bumps one has to get past before getting to much of the show's better stuff in later episodes. While the early episodes do their part in introducing the characters and the show's premise with Momiji being targeted by the Aragami, many of the episodes tend to follow a "monster of the day" style plot where a random Aragami is killing off parts of the human populace with Momiji, Kusanagi and the members of TAC tasked with killing off said threat. Some of the episodes do feature focus on one of the TAC members. read more
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Oct 11, 2012
I loved the story. It mirror’s the real folklore even if it is in the here and now. I don’t really like Momiji much. She seems a lot like a whiny little bitch that gets what she wants. She is always getting into trouble and needing someone to save her. She does grow but I don’t think enough. I always get mixed up between the name Kushinada and Kusanagi. They are way to similar and I wish that I wish they could have changed his name so I wouldn’t have that problem. Sadly, its part of the manga as well and so it’s really Yuzo read more
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Both are very similar as the girl is protected and they fight monsters and destroy at the core. a lot more similarities. . . 
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Both series outrageously spend time extolling the romantic story of its two main characters.
Also, both are main female and both are women for a particular purpose and magical. 
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Blue Seed and Yu Yu hakusho both have lots of action packed fighting. Both main characters fight demonic creatures and have a romance with another character. The main character kusanagi acts a lot like Yuuske. 
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