Tenpou Ibun: Ayakashi Ayashi

Title: Tenpou Ibun: Ayakashi Ayashi

English: Ghost Slayers Ayashi

Synonyms: Tenpouibun Ayakashiayashi, Strange Story of Tempou Era: Ayakashiayashi

Japanese: 天保異聞 妖奇士

Type: Tv

Total: 25

Status: Completed

Aired: Oct 7, 2006 to Mar 31, 2007

Premiered: Fall 2006

Genres: Demons, Historical, Supernatural

Duration: 20 min. per ep.

Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)

In the year of Tenpo 14, Yoi, monsters from another world attack Edo. Those who fight against them are members of Bansha Aratemesho. In public, Bansha Aratemsho is known as an organization to study foreign books. In fact, they are a organization dedicated to destroying the Yoi. These warriors are called Ayakashi. They gather information of odd events in the country, and are sent to destroy Yoi who appear. They are generally very strange people. For example, a guy who has lost his memory, a girl who dresses like a man. They have special powers with which to beat the Yoi. (Source: AniDB)