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Ayakashi - Samurai Horror Tales


Genres: horror, supernatural
Themes: historical, revenge, tragedy
Plot Summary: A collection of three classic Japanese horror stories: “Yotsuya Kaidan,” the story of a wife betrayed by her husband who seeks vengeance even in death, “Tenshu Monogatari,” the story of forbidden love between a goddess and a human, and “Bakeneko,” the story of a mysterious cat monster with a vendetta against a certain family.
Number of episodes: 11
Vintage: 2006-01-12

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Genres: mystery, supernatural
Themes: demons
Number of episodes: 12
Vintage: 2007-07-12
Opening Theme: “Kagen no Tsuki” by Ryouta Komatsu and Charlie Kosei
Ending Theme: “Natsu no Hana” by JUJU

Plot Summary: “Mononoke” continues the story of the medicine seller from the “Bakeneko” arc of “Ayakashi,” as he continues to face various dangerous spirits. (from ANN)

Siren Visual Acquires Hakaba Kitarō and Mononoke

posted on 2013-02-02 18:52 EST

‘Mononoke’ DVD Listed by U.S. Retailer

posted on 2014-03-12 23:58 EDT

Cinedigm to Release Mononoke TV Anime on DVD in July

posted on 2014-05-16 16:00 EDT
2007 spinoff of Ayakashi - Samurai Horror Tales to be released on July 15

Crunchyroll Streams Mononoke

posted on 2015-01-13 22:40 EST

The art in this one is surreal, but very beautiful. The stories are good, as is the music. I didn’t find it too horrifying though. But I really enjoyed watching it!!

Kotobukiya Teases Mononoke Figure Before Kyoto International Manga Anime Fair

posted on 2015-09-13 17:15 EDT / by Lynzee Lamb

ARTFX J Mononoke Figure Available for Preorder

posted on 2015-10-09 19:45 EDT by Lynzee Loveridge
New manga also planned for next year

FEATURE: Cruising the Crunchy-Catalog: “Mononoke”

August 07, 2016 2:00pm CDT
From the director of “Gatchaman Crowds” comes a series of unsettling tales of ghosts and guilty consciences


He lies to anime god and immediately regrets it | Mononoke

Mononoke is pro-choice when it comes to evil-spirit abortion | Mononoke

Demon convinces her to slaughter her in-laws so she can be his waifu | Mononoke

’Demon convinced me to slaughter my family and be his waifu… OR DID HE???’ | Mononoke

Medicine man pushes his drugs during a shipwreck | Mononoke (2007)

TFW your train ride gets hijacked by evil demon spirits | Mononoke

Princess mating ritual goes horribly wrong | Mononoke - Episode 8