Mushishi: Hihamukage

Alt title: Mushishi: Sun-Eating Shade

TV Special (1 ep x 45 min)
4.544 of 5 from 3,963 votes
Rank #50

The mushi are said to become uneasy during an eclipse. Tanyuu sends Ginko to monitor a village for the appearance of a mushi that causes a neverending eclipse. Her foreboding is justified when the village is enveloped in darkness...

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angelsreviews Sep 19, 2014
Score 10/10

Let me first remind you what I thought of the TV series. I adored it. The subtle storyline, the calming feeling, the idea of small creatures that are mostly misunderstood taking roles in peoples lives. I love everything about it. It doesn’t go as surprising then that I really love this special then, right? It just felt like a long episode from the TV series. The storyline and soft music was a perfect... read more

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leftovercandy Jun 15, 2017
Score 9/10

(Note: I've only watched the first episode of the anime series "Mushishi" so this is a review without prior influence of the anime series) The story is direct and subtle. The first fifteen or so minutes I was confused and a bit bored. But once the young twin girls were brought into the story, the whole storyline went from a 3 or 4 to an 8. It's original enough to be mesmerized, but simple enough to... read more

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