Ushio & Tora (manga)

Lookup sources in this page

To check what sources were provided for the information below, click on the i icon next to the item you want to check and then click on the "source" link that is displayed.

Note: you can set your preferences to always display the i icon while browsing the Encyclopedia.

 
Alternative title:
Ushio to Tora (Japanese) 
うしおととら (Japanese) 
潮與虎 (Chinese (Taiwan)) 
潮&虎 (Chinese (Hong Kong)) 
魔力小馬 (Chinese (Taiwan)) 
Genres: action , comedy , supernatural 
Objectionable content: Significant 
Plot Summary: While cleaning out his family's Shinto temple, middle-school student Ushio Aotsuki stumbles upon a hidden cellar which houses a dangerous yokai. The yokai, pinned by a legendary weapon called the Beast Spear for 500 years, attracts many other supernatural creatures to the premises. Ushio is forced to free the creature – whom he names “Tora” – in return for his help in defeating them. Tora, who wishes to eat Ushio but is stalled by the Beast Spear, begins to haunt the boy in the hopes that an opportunity will present itself. However, Ushio's possession of the Spear seems to result in trouble after trouble, and Tora finds himself an unwilling ally to Ushio in his battles against various supernatural foes. Meanwhile, a greater danger lurks in the form of Hakumen no Mono, an incredibly powerful yokai with a thirst for destruction who is about to awaken from an extended slumber. 
User Ratings: 18 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 2 votes (Eng:1, others:1
1 Italian
)
 Excellent: 3 votes (Eng:2, raw:1)
 Very good: 9 votes (sub:4, Eng:3, raw:1, others:1
1 Italian
)
 Good: -
 Decent: 2 votes (Eng:2)
 So-so: 1 vote (raw:1)
 Not really good: 1 vote (Eng:1)
 Weak: -
 Bad: -
 Awful: -
 Worst ever: -
Seen in part or in whole by 44 users, rank: #1518 (of 4670)
Median rating: Very good
Arithmetic mean: 7.778 (Very good−), std. dev.: 1.5476, rank: #1450 (of 4734)
Weighted mean: 7.783 (Very good−), rank: #1345 (of 4734) (seen all: 8.39 / seen some: 6.79)
Bayesian estimate: 7.784 (Very good−), rank: #761 (of 2871)
Number of tankoubon: 33 
Vintage: 1990 to 1996 (serialized in Weekly Shonen Sunday) 
Release dates: We have 34
Links: We have 3
You can contribute information to this page, but first you must login or register

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Story & Art: Kazuhiro Fujita 
(none)
Japanese companies
Publisher: Shogakukan 
Italian staff
Italian companies
(none)
Publisher: Editions Star Comics 
Italian cast
(none)
Chinese (Taiwan) staff
Chinese (Taiwan) companies
(none)
Licensed by:
Daran Culture Enterprise (魔力小馬, expired) 
Sharp Point Press (潮與虎, 2004) 
Chinese (Taiwan) cast
(none)
Chinese (Hong Kong) staff
Chinese (Hong Kong) companies
(none)
Chinese (Hong Kong) cast
(none)
This encyclopedia is collaboratively edited by the users of this site
DISCLAIMER add information report an error lookup sources

# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Manga anthology