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A species of parasitic aliens descends on Earth and quickly infiltrates humanity by entering the brains of vulnerable targets; insatiable beings that gain total control of their host and are capable of transforming themselves to feed on unsuspecting prey. High school student Shinichi Izumi falls vic

Parental GuideTV-MA

Status Ended

First Air Date 2014-10-09

Last Air Date 2015-03-26

Seasons 1

Episodes 24


TMDB 8.456


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sally.butterfly shared a tip "Good anime 👍 My favourite character will always be Migi 😌👌"

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naomi_johnson_5798 shared a tip "Great anime loved the gore ending had me in tears"

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wolfie_honey shared a tip "The greatest main character ever ✨"

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grrrlikestaquitos shared a tip "The best parts are Murano’s only line “Izumi-kun”"

liany_sanchez shared a tip "No"

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amber_howell shared a tip "There was an extra 5 epusodes that didn't need to be om there."

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warmestmachine shared a tip "migi is cute"

devin_larson shared a tip "Nice thriller and horror. It's addictive. ADD MORE."

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shay1 shared a tip "Really good to binge watch at 2 AM. I will forever think a season 2 should have been made..."

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leila_2813 shared a tip "Highly recommend if your interested in gore or alien stuff. Worth watching."

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cmaesron shared a tip "An interesting anime for sure, rarely boring, gory elements, unexpected turns, loved this one!"

paradise_green shared a tip "You should, it's awesome and one of my personal favorites"

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spriizee shared a tip "Action packed fighting anime with supernatural, with a hint of existentialism, what's not to love"

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theo_valasek shared a tip "It is gruesome so beware!"

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samuella_okorocha shared a tip "This is a great show for those horror anime lovers. I hope you enjoy it as much as I did"

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filip_budd shared a tip "Just finished this on Thursday. The ending was well worth the whole show. Barely any filler. Jeez, is it ever good!"

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tami_4925 shared a tip "Just pretend the last episode doesn't exist"

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elena_michels shared a tip "Horror but not to bad"

darwin_salazar shared a tip "All the loss of the kid is what makes him stronger and the show great."

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marcus_jackson_7211 shared a tip "Super dope fight scenes"

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Kyoka.Jirou shared a tip "i love horror stuff"

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lexi_nicole_3171 shared a tip "Beautiful story and drama. Funny, too."

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waldronn_03 shared a tip "Loved it needs another season"

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hyperr_109 shared a tip "Amazing show. Short but making it longer would only ruin it."

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joanna_paczesny shared a tip "Throughout the show I grew so attached to Migi!"

official.nelly103 shared a tip "It’s a very interesting show to watch"

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shoyaishida shared a tip "parasyte was one of the few anime i watched after my first anime (death note). it’s the perfect mixture of comedy and horror."

rebecca_farr shared a tip "Amazing and exciting thriller with a twist"

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gia_bo_bia shared a tip "The show has a great concept and knows how to keep you watching!"

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michael_sutra-cole shared a tip "Gnarly and gruesome, quite fun."

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kawaii_sisters_904 shared a tip "Love the gore and theme"

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saul_woolsey shared a tip "Very much so if you like weird sci fi horror with proper character development and motives"

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beaudie_jenkins shared a tip "Totally worth it, for being 26 episodes I think, it's packed."

marianna_restrepo shared a tip "amazing"

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c_draper shared a tip "It had a very sci-fi feel. It also puts a lot of focus on moral and has some dark moments."

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leslie_dennis_8072 shared a tip "Shinichi that’s cold"

kaleb_saint shared a tip "Body horror at its finest!! One of the best beginner anime for anyone wanting to explore psychological or body horror imo"

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refrain_joseph shared a tip "My only complaint is that it ended."

william_phoenix shared a tip "Sense 8"

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ryan_wood_5917 shared a tip "Good stuff. Make you question life"

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ryan_wood_5917 shared a tip "This is one of those shows that leaves you different. A true masterpiece"

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jarrett_evangelista shared a tip "Demon slayer is showing some great potential right now. Plus I'm waiting for Black Clover to start again"

damia_lastere shared a tip "10/10"

damia_lastere shared a tip "10/10"

abel_mekonnen shared a tip "Its a nice anime"

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daniel_mirande shared a tip "I know right 😀"

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mautin_ash shared a tip "It’s a very good self contained story with an interesting premise"

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Slenzi shared a tip "This anime really got to me and play with my emotions a lot. I do believe that shinichi deserves better"

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