animated series Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit © Production I-G
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Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit

At a time when the balance of nature still held the civilizations of mankind in thrall, a single drought could spell the end of a society and doom its inhabitants to piteous deaths. Prince Chagum has been imbued with the power to stave off the drought and bring new life to his empire. However, this is a suspicoius time, and he is accused of being possessed by an evil spirit. Court advisors only see one solution. He must be put to death by his father's own hand. His salvation is in the form of Balsa, a spearwoman from Kanbal. Her skills are legendary, and although reluctant, she is held by a vow to save eight souls before she dies. Can she fend off an entire empire and make Chagum her eighth soul?

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Created by: Production I-G
Language: English dub / Japanese
Country of Origin: Japan
Alternate Title: Seirei no Moribito
[ Japanese ] Featuring the voices of:
Mabuki Andou ... Balsa
Ryou Hirohashi ... Saya
Mayumi Asano ... Touya
Kouji Tsujitani ... Tanda
Hirofumi Nojima ... Shuga
Ako Mayama ... Torogai
Naoto Adachi ... Chagum
Featuring the voices of:
Steve Staley ... Shuga
Erika Weinstein ... Saya
Yuri Lowenthal ... Touya
Peter Doyle ... Tanda
Mona Marshall ... Chagum
Cindy Robinson ... Balsa
Barbara Goodson ... Torogai
Produced by: Akio Matsuda, Hisako Matsumoto, Tomoyasu Nishimura and Shinjiro Yokoyama
Executive Producers: Katsuji Morishita, Yuichi Sekido, Masakazu Shioura and Wataru Tanaka
Based on: the novel by Nahoko Uehashi
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