Descendants of Darkness

Alt title: Yami no Matsuei

TV (13 eps)
2000
Fall 2000
3.331 out of 5 from 5,194 votes
Rank #3,908

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 Aug 7, 2005
Score 6/10

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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

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kissmetgen Aug 6, 2010
Score 7.5/10

The animation was great but idk if I was that drawn in by the storyline...i was a little lost with the plot at times....i mean the protaginist disappeared between stry arcs!this reminded me of a boring mix of the ghost hunt series which was much more exciting. read more

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Descendants of Darkness
  • Vol: 13+; Ch: 63+
  • 1996 - ?

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