Outline of "Inu-Yasha" 1999/09/14
Main Characters 1999/09/14
Correlation Chart 1999/09/14
Outline of "Inu-Yasha"
"Inu-Yasha" is a latest comics by Takahashi Rumiko which has been serialized in the Shonen-Sunday Comics since the autumn of 1996.
The hero of the story is Inu-Yasha who is the mixed blood of the hobgoblin with human being. He had been sealed by Kikyo, a shrine maiden, for 50 years.
The heroine of this story is Kagome. She 15 years old, a girl of the 20th century.Her lineage is a Shinto shrine. One day, she slips time through the well in the garden of her house in the Civil Wars Age in Japan.
Kagome meets Inu-Yasha by the the Age of Civil Wars. She had the gem of Shikon. The gem reinforces the power of the hobgoblin. Therefore, a lot of hobgoblins are about to obtain the gem of Shikon. Inu-Yasha also aims at it. However, the gem of Shikon is frittered and has scattered. They try to look for the splinter. Later, Shippo, Miroku, and Sango join them.
Their common enemies are Naraku. He manipulates another hobgoblin and attacks them. His purpose is to obtain the gem of polluted Shikon. The more becomes dirty, the more it reinforces the power of the hobgoblin for Naraku.
Inu-Yasha can become a perfect hobgoblin by obtaining the gem of Shikon, But he can become perfect man when use it, too. The gem of Shikon can use that both goodness and bad thing.
Then, who will be able to get the gem of Shikon?
(Drawn by Miss. Taiki)
Inu-Yasha, Kagome, Shippo, and MIroku are core of this story. They try to collect splinters of the gem of Shikon jointly. After, Sango also joined them.