Ushio and Tora

OVA (10 eps)
1992 - 1993
3.74 out of 5 from 758 votes
Rank #2,231

In the distant past, a ferocious monster plagued the land. This creature of fury was finally subdued when a traveler challenged it to a battle and drove a spear into its body, pinning it to a massive rock. A temple was built above it, and thus, the house of Aotsuki was founded. Fast forward to the present, when young Ushio Aotsuki unwittingly releases the beast and names him Tora, much to the monster's dismay. Now, with plenty of stray demons wandering the city, Ushio must defeat the evil with the ancient spear, before being eaten by Tora as a snack!

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Ittermat's avatar
Ittermat Mar 21, 2014
Score 8/10

Hey do you like inuyasha?

yes? or no?

It doesnt matter because Ushio and Tora is better! (and it came out first!)

Like...loads better.

Its premise is basically Inuyasha but without all the crap you dont care about. It doesnt drag on, and its actually pretty enjoyable to watch.

It has its corny moments- OF COURSE it does- its from 1992.

I mean check out ... read more

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XxSamuraixX Jan 5, 2010
Score 8.5/10

Ah....Ushio and Tora....brings back memories......ok enough....I feel like an old man. Ushio and Tora is a very good anime...though corny and sometimes childish this series is very humorous. Ushio and Tora fits all of the stereotypes of bad shonen anime: ugly character designs, lots of fighting, and a "save the female love interest" plot line. However, get past all of that and you... read more

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