Soul Hunter - Taikoubou's Mission (DVD 1 of 6)
Title: Soul Hunter - Taikoubou's Mission
Volume: DVD 1 / 6
Running time: 125
Distributor: ADV Films
Release date: 2001-12-18
Suggested retail price: $29.98
Age rating: 12+
The ancient Chinese Yin Dynasty is rotting from the inside out, infested with demon immortals. Project Soul Hunt was drafted by the Immortal High Council to capture all these "dangerous" souls and seal them away forever. Now all that remains is to find someone to carry it out.
Why risk the life of a perfectly good immortal if you can send a good-for-nothing instead? Taikoubou skips his lessons and naps while he's meditating; if he doesn't happen to make it back, so much the better.
Armed with nothing but a magical rod and a hit list, Taikoubou is dragged off by the spiritual beast Sibuxiang. But when your job is killing demon immortals, on-the-job training can be extremely rough! Will Taikoubou get his act together in time to save his skin? Or will he and Sibu get vaporized his first day on the job?
Contains 5 complete episodes!
DVD Features: Comprehensive glossary of terms; historical background; translator notes; textless end credits; a relationship tree with character descriptions; and voice actor profiles.
Spoken Languages: English, Japanese, English subtitles.
(added on 2001-10-19, modified on 2001-10-19)
- Reviewed by Chris Shepard (February 7, 2002)
- Encyclopedia information about Soul Hunter (TV)