Sekiei Ayakashi Mangatan

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Japanese: 石影妖漫画譚


Type: ONA
Episodes: 3
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Feb 2, 2012 to Mar 1, 2012
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Source: Manga
Genres: FantasyFantasy, SupernaturalSupernatural
Themes: HistoricalHistorical, Visual ArtsVisual Arts
Duration: 5 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 5.711 (scored by 18961,896 users)
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Ranked: #108252
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Popularity: #9354
Members: 3,842
Favorites: 1

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The story is set during the middle of Japan's historic Edo period. It centers around Toriyama Sekiei, an eccentric but brilliant artist who only draws supernatural creatures—because he draws the creatures he actually encounters in his life.

Characters & Voice Actors


Kawai, Takanori
Original Creator


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Jun 5, 2012
This is a bit of a strange OVA series. However, I like strangeness.

At only 5 minutes for each episode you know you're not going to get much but what you do get is good.

The story is about a reclusive artist who only paints demons he encounters and he encounters them by helping people with their demon problems. In this OVA series he helps a women who has bought secondhand clothes possessed by a demon which is a bit of a kleptomaniac and the women can't take off the clothes and gets blamed for the thefts.

The series can only be good without being brilliant. A ...
Oct 17, 2022
Sekiei Ayakashi Mangatan is good for what it is, and that's all you can really ask from an anime like this one. Beginning with the story, the premise is classic, if a bit overdone, with its own flare thrown in. An eccentric demon hunter in the edo period, surrounded by women who sometimes lose their clothes, Sekiei Ayakashi Mangatan manages to have one of the most stereotypically 'anime' concepts I've seen. But, beyond that, the concept is executed in an interesting manner, with the concept of painting being a lynchpin of the story. It doesn't excel in any particular way, but it does manage to ...
Feb 10, 2015
Mixed Feelings
While the short 5 mins of airtime per episode is restrictive, this anime is a stereotypical yokai happening.

The premise of an artist who has his knowledge of demons in drawings was the hook which lead to an empty boot of resigned dissatisfaction. The monster of the tale was new and kinda interesting but honestly, I cannot bring myself to be invested in this.

The characters are flat and predictable. They have the potential to be so much more memorable (going by their colourful designs) but instead, their personalities are cardboard. Character development is non-existent.

Sekiei Ayakashi Mangatan is the anonymous face of run-of-the-mill animes. Watch ...

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