Parasyte -the maxim-

  • Score 8.6
  • Premiered: Oct 2014
  • Episodes: 24
  • Followers: 329
  • Rank #1278
  • Ended
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Season 1 Discuss
Air date
Oct 08, 2014
Shinichi Izumi's life takes a turn to the bizarre when a mysterious lifeform attempts to infiltrate his body in order to snatch it, but it ends up stuck on where his right hand used to .. show full overview
The Devil in the Flesh
Air date
Oct 15, 2014
Calling his new partner "Migi", Shinichi attempts to move on with his normal life despite his new condition, but other members of Migi's race keep coming after them to protect their secret.
Air date
Oct 22, 2014
Much to his dismay, Shinichi discovers that Reiko Tamura, a new teacher of his, is another inhuman just like those he faced before and knows his secret. However, Reiko is not interested .. show full overview
Tangled Hair
Air date
Oct 29, 2014
Thanks to their teamwork, Shinichi and Migi defeat A, who ends up killed by Ryōko who quits school once news of her pregnancy reach her colleagues. Back at home, Shinichi's parents are .. show full overview
The Stranger
Air date
Nov 05, 2014
Shinichi is targeted by a gang of delinquents and Kana, the girl who walks with them becomes suspicious of his nature. After returning home, Shinichi is caught by surprise when he is attacked by an enemy who possessed the body of his own mother.
The Sun Also Rises
Air date
Nov 12, 2014
After Shinichi is mortally wounded, Migi uses its powers to save his life, but weakening itself in the process. When Shinichi hears that his father is still alive, he rushes to the .. show full overview
A Dark Night's Passing
Air date
Nov 19, 2014
Shinichi meets Mamoru Uda, another human who is in a similar situation as him and they decide to join forces to protect his father. However, when the enemy appears, Migi falls asleep and both Shinichi and Mamoru must fight without its help.
Freezing Point
Air date
Nov 26, 2014
Back to Tokyo, Shinichi's sudden change in behavior put his father and friends wary of him, and things get even more tense when Hideo Shimada, another parasite, is sent by Ryōko to keep an eye on him.
Beyond Good and Evil
Air date
Nov 26, 2014
The recent events involving Shinichi draws him even further from his friend and crush Satomi Murano. Meanwhile, another of his friends gets close to danger after discovering Hideo's secret.
What Mad Universe
Air date
Dec 03, 2014
Stunned by a surprise attack from Yuuko, Hideo loses his mind and enters into a killing spree. Worried about Murano, Shinichi decides to confront him head on to protect her.
The Blue Bird
Air date
Dec 10, 2014
Kana meets Shinichi once more and is determined to get closer to him, despite knowing of his relationship with Murano. Meanwhile, a group of parasites is organizing themselves with unknown intentions.
Air date
Dec 24, 2014
Shinichi decides to tell Kana about the existence of Parasites and Migi, while Kana wants to reveal that she can tell that Shinichi is different, ultimately leading to her death.
Hello Sadness
Air date
Jan 07, 2015
Shinichi returns to the crime scene to try to keep the feeling of mourning for Kana. He is followed by a human private investigator hired by Ryōko Tamiya and Migi is caught on camera.
The Selfish Gene
Air date
Jan 14, 2015
With their hands forced, Shinichi and Migi reunite with Mamoru in order to capture and interrogate the private investigator.
Something Wicked This Way Comes
Air date
Jan 21, 2015
Spurred by Reiko's words, Shinichi decides to go on a crusade to eradicate the Parasites and kills one associated with Takeshi's camp. The group decides to send Miki to take care of him.
Happy Family
Air date
Jan 28, 2015
Shinichi & Migi manage to barely escape from Miki, while Takeshi's camp takes measures to cover up loose ends by burning Kuramori's office and killing his family.
The Adventure of the Dying Detective
Air date
Feb 04, 2015
After dealing with three enemies who wanted her dead, Reiko learns that her child was kidnapped by Kuramori who intends to get revenge on her. Reiko then asks Shinichi for help, and .. show full overview
More than Human
Air date
Feb 11, 2015
Surrounded by the police, Reiko sacrifices herself to protect her child and entrusts the baby to Shinichi before dying. After several interrogations, Shinichi protects his secret from .. show full overview
In Cold Blood
Air date
Feb 18, 2015
Despite having no evidence against Shinichi, the police are still certain that he is hiding something, and they start an operation to bring Takeshi's group down.
Crime and Punishment
Air date
Feb 25, 2015
The police storm the Town Hall to bring down Takeshi's group, but chaos ensues when the cops encounter an enemy that they can't bring down.
Sex and Spirit
Air date
Mar 04, 2015
Gotou breaks free from the police siege, but not before meeting Shinichi and vowing to kill him on a later occasion. In face of a seemingly invincible threat, Shinichi is driven into .. show full overview
Quiescence and Awakening
Air date
Mar 11, 2015
Motivated by Satomi to stay alive, Shinichi resolves to fight Gotou. With Migi's support, they press their attack in an isolated forest. However, they fail to finish Gotou at a critical juncture, causing Shinichi to lose Migi and flee in defeat.
Life and Oath
Air date
Mar 18, 2015
Despite not seeing any chance to win, Shinichi confronts Gotou and thanks to a desperate move, manages to injure him severely and rescue Migi from inside his body, turning the tables against him,
1x24 Show finale
Air date
Mar 25, 2015
After returning home, Migi appears in Shinichi's dreams and bids farewell to him, revealing that he will enter into a dormant state and may never awaken again. One year later, Uragami .. show full overview

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