Shaman King

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  • TV-PG
  • 2021
  • 1 Season
  • 7.0  (2,393)

Shaman King is a Netflix Original anime series that covers the classic story of a young man named Yoh Asakura who seeks to become the Shaman King, a shaman warrior who is capable of communicating with spirits and commanding them to do his bidding. The series is adapted from the classic manga of the same name by Hiroyuki Takei, which gained a massive following during its run in the early 2000s.

The story takes place in a world where shamans exist, people who can see and communicate with spirits. In this world, shamans participate in a tournament called the Shaman Fight, where they battle each other in order to claim the title of Shaman King. Yoh Asakura, the protagonist of the series, is a laid-back and easy-going shaman who dreams of becoming the Shaman King so that he can create a world where humans and spirits can coexist peacefully.

As Yoh sets out on his journey to become the Shaman King, he is joined by a host of interesting characters, including his fiancée, Anna Kyoyama, his mentor and best friend, Ryu, and a samurai spirit named Amidamaru, who becomes Yoh's loyal ally and partner in battle.

Shaman King is a classic tale of good vs. evil, where Yoh and his friends must battle against a sinister organization called the X-Laws, who aim to use the Shaman Fight to achieve their own nefarious goals. Along the way, Yoh discovers the true nature of the Shaman Fight, and the role that shamans play in the world.

The animation in Shaman King is top-notch, with beautifully rendered scenes that bring the world of shamans to life. The character designs are also highly detailed, with unique and memorable designs that are sure to leave an impression on viewers.

The series is also notable for its excellent soundtrack, which features a mix of traditional Japanese instruments and modern rock and electronic sounds. The opening and closing themes are both highly catchy and memorable, and the background music does an excellent job of setting the mood for each scene.

One of the things that makes Shaman King stand out from other anime series is the depth of its characters. Each character has a rich backstory and unique personality, and the interactions between them are fun and entertaining to watch. Yoh's easy-going nature is tempered by Anna's strict authoritarianism, and Ryu's laid-back tendencies contrast with Amidamaru's stoic samurai personality.

Overall, Shaman King is an excellent anime series that is sure to appeal to fans of classic shonen anime like Naruto and One Piece. With its engaging storyline, memorable characters, and top-notch animation, the series is a must-watch for anyone who enjoys the genre. Whether you're a fan of the original manga or a newcomer to the series, Shaman King is definitely worth checking out on Netflix.

Shaman King is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (25 episodes). The series first aired on August 9, 2021.

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The Great Onmyoji, Hao Asakura
25. The Great Onmyoji, Hao Asakura
December 9, 2021
Yoh confesses that Hao is not only his predecessor but also his twin brother. This shocks most of his friends while his parents remember how they failed to kill the recently born Hao. Yoh's grandfather trained him in order to have him defeat his twin in the future.
Trust No One
24. Trust No One
December 9, 2021
While Yoh and Lyserg remain on friendly terms, the other X Laws want Yoh to join them but they are rejected. In the next day, the Shaman Fight continues with Hanagumi easily defeating their rivals, while Hao easily kills the X Laws who sacrifice their lives to reveal his weak point.
The Power of Yoh
23. The Power of Yoh
December 9, 2021
Faust and Ryu reveal their stronger Oversoul, scaring the Icemen. Yoh takes over the fight, instantly defeating them with the Spirit of Sword but making sure his rivals use all of their powers. In the aftermath, Hao tries the intimidated Ren to join him if he wants to defeat Yoh, but is rejected. Meanwhile, Yoh meets Lyserg.
I'll Go Anywhere with You
22. I'll Go Anywhere with You
December 9, 2021
Yoh becomes cocky over his new powers, claiming he will defeat the Icemen Team with one attack. During the match, Yoh reveals his and Amidamaru's powers have evolved enough to create a giant Oversoul named Spirit of Sword. However, he finds this tiring and Faust reveals his new trust towards his mates after Anna helped him meet the spirit of Elizabeth.
Iron Maiden Jeanne
21. Iron Maiden Jeanne
December 9, 2021
The X Laws face a team but Lyserg finds himself unable to murder Hao's servants. Jeanne takes over the match and kills her rivals, claiming herself as justice.
Chocolove's Christmas
20. Chocolove's Christmas
December 9, 2021
The first match of the tournament. Standing in front of "Team THE Lotus" were the shamans of Hao's minions, "Tsuchigumi." Chocolove, who was cornered by Sherman Peyote Diaz fighting by sneaky means and fell into a pinch of desperation, remembered the days with a certain person he once met.
Black Jaguar
19. Black Jaguar
December 9, 2021
Faust VIII, who fought fiercely in the qualifying, appeared in front of the leaves looking for Lyserg who had disappeared. Faust, who has no acquaintance other than the leaves, offers an unexpected proposal. And finally, the curtain on the Shaman Fight main battle begins!!!
The Great Spirit & My Team
18. The Great Spirit & My Team
December 9, 2021
The leaves, which pass through the cave to the Patch tribe village, witness the whole picture of "Great Spirits", the true purpose of Shaman Fight. One cheerful shaman calls out to them. He says he's looking for a teammate to fight with...
Guns of the Angels
17. Guns of the Angels
December 9, 2021
The dragon who challenges the blood-borne shaman Boris Tepes-Dracula releases the new power that he gained through his training with his grandfather, Hamei! On the other hand, in front of Manta and Anna, who followed the leaves and arrived at "Mesa Verdede", a rainy day person appeared...
Enter the Ultra-Pompadour
16. Enter the Ultra-Pompadour
December 9, 2021
The leaves, who joined the guinea fowl and continued their journey, arrived at the former patch village "Mesa Verdede". Leaves set foot in a dubious exclusion zone found in the depths of a village that had become a tourist destination. However, there was a terrifying enemy waiting for him!!!
When the Pieces Come Together
15. When the Pieces Come Together
December 9, 2021
Yohmei tasks Anna with delivering an ancient book belonging to the Asakura family to Yoh in the United States. Horohoro's guardian Kororo goes missing.
Lyserg the Avenger
14. Lyserg the Avenger
December 9, 2021
As Yoh and the others prepare to travel to a town where a Patch Tribe village once stood, the dowser Lyserg appears and asks to join their group.
And Hao!
13. And Hao!
August 9, 2021
Yoh’s group meets the self-proclaimed future king. Those in the main tournament board a flight, not knowing their first trial is about to begin.
Ren vs. En - The End of the Tao
12. Ren vs. En - The End of the Tao
August 9, 2021
Ren and his allies make their way toward En. The head of the Tao family may be a formidable foe, but Yoh and company aren't ones to back down.
Two Men
11. Two Men
August 9, 2021
Back home, an imprisoned Ren vows to defeat his father after losing to him in a fight. Meanwhile, Yoh and the others set out for China to rescue Ren.
Night in the Flame
10. Night in the Flame
August 9, 2021
Ren returns to China to take care of unfinished business. The BōZ Brothers ambush Yoh and Tamao, but a familiar face comes to their rescue.
Yoh vs. Ren Again!
9. Yoh vs. Ren Again!
August 9, 2021
The last battle in the preliminary round begins. Fated rivals Yoh and Ren fight to the limit, but who will punch their ticket to the main tournament?
8. Evolution
August 9, 2021
With Ren as his next opponent, Yoh distances himself from Manta to ensure his friend's safety. Later, Yoh returns to Izumo to continue his training.
A Form of Courage
7. A Form of Courage
August 9, 2021
Faust VIII, a necromancer who can manipulate corpses, enrages Yoh when he targets Manta for sadistic experimentation before their match.
Yoh vs Horohoro
6. Yoh vs Horohoro
August 9, 2021
Now qualified for the tournament, Yoh faces his first opponent, Horohoro of Hokkaido, a proud Ainu shaman who can manipulate ice and snow.
Over Soul!
5. Over Soul!
August 9, 2021
One of the Patch Officiants, Silva, unleashes his five animal spirits against Yoh to determine if he's worthy of participating in the Shaman Fight.
Best Place
4. Best Place
August 9, 2021
After possessing Ryu, Tokageroh takes Manta hostage. Yoh and Amidamaru fight him, but Tokageroh wields Harusame and they're at a disadvantage.
Anna and Tao Jun
3. Anna and Tao Jun
August 9, 2021
Anna tells Yoh about the new tournament to crown the next Shaman King. Ren's sister Jun challenges Yoh to a battle, with Amidamaru as the prize.
Another Shaman
2. Another Shaman
August 9, 2021
Yoh and Manta encounter the shaman Ren, who shows no mercy when fighting a punk. Furious at Ren’s misuse of his powers, Yoh faces him in battle.
The Boy Who Dances with Ghosts
1. The Boy Who Dances with Ghosts
August 9, 2021
Shaman Yoh Asakura offers to help his new classmate Manta face a notorious thug with the aid of a legendary samurai spirit.
Where to Watch Shaman King
Shaman King is available for streaming on the Netflix website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Shaman King on demand at Netflix.
  • Premiere Date
    August 9, 2021
  • IMDB Rating
    7.0  (2,393)