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Synonyms: Silver Fox, Messenger Fox of the Gods
Japanese: ぎんぎつね


Type: Manga
Volumes: Unknown
Chapters: Unknown
Status: Publishing
Published: Feb 19, 2008 to ?
Genres: Slice of Life Slice of Life, Supernatural Supernatural
Demographic: Seinen Seinen
Serialization: Ultra Jump
Authors: Ochiai, Sayori (Story & Art)


Score: 7.061 (scored by 163163 users)
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Ranked: #72422
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Popularity: #10180
Members: 1,375
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Gintarou is a fox spirit that has been protecting the small Inari temple since the Edo era. Saeki Makoto's family possesses the power to see the gods' agent, but the ability is limited to one living relative at a time. When Makoto's mother passed away while she was still young, Makoto inherited the ability as the sole remaining family member. With the help of fox spirit's power, Makoto and Gintarou help the people of their community, in spite of their many differences.

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