Mononoke / Ayakashi

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

ANN Info Page



Genres: mystery, supernatural
Themes: demons
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)
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

ANN Info Page
Official Japanese Website

Mononoke movie - Vintage: 2023

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

He transforms into a GOD to punish the evil mastermind!! | Mononoke (2007)

The golden shikigami has come to execute the killer | Mononoke (2007)

Exorcising a vengeful spirit with a very tragic past | Mononoke (2007)

Mononoke TV Anime Starts Up 15th Anniversary Project

May 13, 2022 9:19am CDT
More details to be reveal at an event on June 18