Descendants of Darkness

Alt titles: Yami no Matsuei

TV (13 eps)
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Tsuzuki Asato is a shinigami: a guardian of death. Acting as an investigator in Juuouchou, the bureau in charge of ensuring that each soul passes through the cycle of life naturally, his job often involves dealing with those who would disrupt this cycle. His life after death is about to change, however, as he is assigned a new partner, Kurosaki Hisoka, for a case in Nagasaki - a case seeming to involve some sort of vampire. But the two shinigami soon find that something deeper lies behind this blood-sucking menace...

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Masakari's avatar by Masakari on Aug 6, 2005
Score: 6/10

Demon detectives! In the heavenly agency of Enma-Cho, certain people live out their afterlives as spectral agents possessing magical powers. Their job is to manage the forces of evil in the living world that Earthly agencies can’t deal with and to keep the powers of darkness from exploiting humans. So we’ve got two such detectives: an easygoing 20-something named Tsuzuki and a grumpy yet caring... read more

CaptainNeSan's avatar by CaptainNeSan on Mar 23, 2014
Score: 9/10

This is a beautiful anime and a really great story if you like the more supernatural elements. My one and only suggestion about watching this anime is DO NOT watch the dub. It's a complete butcher of the voices. read more

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