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Mushishi Zoku Shou – 07

「日照る雨」 (Nisshouru Ame)
“Cloudless Rain”

If there was such a thing as an archetypal Mushishi episode, that might just have been it.

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May 24, 2014 at 6:38 am Comments (16)

Mushishi Zoku Shou – 06

「花 惑い」 (Hana Madoi)
“Floral Delusion”

I’ll never o-hanami the same way again.

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May 10, 2014 at 2:33 am Comments (18)

Mushishi Zoku Shou – 05

「鏡 が 淵」 (Kagami ga Fuchi)
“Mirror Lake”

The symbolism is thick with this one.

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May 3, 2014 at 6:51 am Comments (12)

Mushishi Zoku Shou – 04

「(夜 を 撫でる 手」 (Yoru wo Naderu Te)
“The Hand that Caresses the Night”

Mushishi is re-introducing itself to the world, shade by shade.

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April 26, 2014 at 2:06 am Comments (8)

Mushishi Zoku Shou – 03

「雪 の 下」 (Yuki no Shita)
“Beneath the Snow”

If there’s such a thing as a quintessential Mushishi episode, that might have been it.

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April 19, 2014 at 5:07 am Comments (11)

Mushishi Zoku Shou – 02

「囀る 貝」 (Saezuru Kai)
“The Warbling Sea Shell”

Has there been another multi-cour anime as consistent as Mushishi? It may not be in a class by itself, but it sure doesn’t take long to call the roll.

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April 12, 2014 at 1:21 am Comments (19)

Mushishi Zoku Shou – 01

「野末 の 宴」 (Nozue no Utage)
“Banquet at the Forest’s Edge”

God’s in his Heaven, and all’s right with the world. Mushishi’s back.

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April 5, 2014 at 6:54 am Comments (32)

Mushishi – 09

Summary:
Ginko arrives in a farming village that, as he is told, gets a bountiful rice harvest after a natural disaster.

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December 18, 2005 at 12:22 am Comments (2)

Mushishi – 08

Summary:
Ginko happens upon a man on the beach who says he’s waiting for his wife.

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December 10, 2005 at 9:00 pm Comments (5)

Mushishi – 07

Summary:
During a heavy rain, Ginko meets a man carrying a basket which he claims is going to be used to take a rainbow back home.

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December 3, 2005 at 10:23 pm Comments (2)

Mushishi – 06

Summary:
Ginko arrives on a barren island, where according to a boy named Nagi, there is a “Living God.”

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November 26, 2005 at 6:20 pm Comment (1)

Mushishi – 05

Summary:
Ginko is at the home of a collector friend, Adashino-sensei, trying to sell the horns and the green cup from before.

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November 19, 2005 at 9:55 pm Comments (8)

Mushishi – 04

Summary:
In a rural village, there lives a man named Jin who is said to be having strange dreams – dreams that come true.

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November 12, 2005 at 9:18 pm Comments (3)

Mushishi – 03

Summary:
Ginko arrives at a mountain town that’s plagued by partial deafness.

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November 5, 2005 at 9:28 pm Comments (5)

Mushishi – 02

Summary:
Sui is a young girl who lives alone after her family has more or less abandoned her because she has a condition where light hurts her eyes, so she lives in darkness.

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October 29, 2005 at 10:24 pm Comments (2)

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