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Original run: 8 Apr 2013 – 30 Sep 2013

Country of origin: Japan

Genre: Action, Anime, Fantasy, History

Network: TV Tokyo JP

Watched by: 367 of 663 758 0.06%

Total running time: 10 hours 50 minutes

Episode duration: 25 minutes

IMDB rating: 7 of 10 95 rating: 6.225 of 10 164

MyShows rating: 3.7 of 5 177


In Feudal Japan, the people of Edo are under siege by giant insects that ravage the land. The people desperately beg the government to do something about it. Thus the Insect Magistrate Office is established, gathering strong warriors to defend against the onset of pests.

Mushibugyou follows Jinbee Tsukishima, a young man striving to be a master swordsman like his father. To atone for a horrific incident that occurred at his fault, Jinbee seeks to take his father's place as a member of the Insect Magistrate Office. On his journey there, he meets the lovely Haru, a young woman who helps manage her family's tea house, and is forced to put his sword to good use in saving her from a grisly fate. This act of bravery that earns him a spot in the Insect Magistrate. Will this rookie exterminator be able to rid the land of the horde of insects swarming in?

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