Mushishi Special: The Shadow That Devours the Sun

Japanese Title

Tokubetsu-hen: Hi Hamu Kage

Air date

January 4, 2014


45 minutes



Mushishi Special: The Shadow That Devours the Sun aired on the 4th of January, 2014. It is a 45-minute special and covers two manga chapters.

At the end of the movie it was revealed that the anime will be getting a second season in the spring of 2014. The new season started airing on April 4th, 2014.


Ginko finds himself in a village which falls victim to a mushi that blocks out the sun; however, one villager seems to benefit from this calamity.


The movie's poster

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