Shounen Onmyouzi is a light novel authored by Mitsuru Yuki and illustrated by Sakura Asagi. The novel is serialized in Kadokawa Shoten's The Beans. The light novel has 36 volumes, including three short stories and a side story. A manga acting as a gaiden is being serialized in Beans Ace.
There is also a series of drama CDs, a PlayStation 2 game and a manga adaptation that was announced in 2005 and a musical as well. Moreover, it was announced in August 2006 in Newtype that the anime adaptation would be animated by Studio Deen and the character design was to be done by Shinobu Tagashira. It began its broadcast on October 3, 2006.
The series, set in the Heian era, Abe no Masahiro is the grandson of the great onmyoji, Abe no Seimei. Seimei, who passed his teachings on to his grandson, Masahiro who has lost his sixth sense and the ability to see spirits. Masahiro constantly feels resentful for being in his grandfather's shadow.
Even so, one day, Masahiro meets a fox-like creature which he names Mokkun who shows him his true potential powers after fighting a demon. Mokkun is actually Toda, see Teng (mythology), who prefers to be called Guren. He is one of the twelve shikigami called the Shinsho, who has pledged his loyalty to Seimei and is helping Masahiro to surpass his grandfather.
Masahiro's dream to surpass his grandfather may not be realised easily as not only does he have to convince the other Shinsho that he is Seimei's true successor, he must also increase his power in order to stop demons coming from China, the other parts of Japan and the Underworld as well as rival onmyoji's who want to destroy Japan. He also has to keep his promise to protect Princess Akiko of the Fujiwara clan.
Shounen Onmyouzi - Tsubasa Yoima, Ten e Kaere is an adventure game that features an original story based on the characters of the manga. The game features different endings.
The Deluxe Pack version comes in a box that features the game a bonus CD.
Fantasy novel by Mitsuru Yuki work "boy Onmyoji" is, became adventure game of the original story! Favorability rating of the "advance Junijin" that serve to Qingming Abe by choice changes, adopted a multi-ending system that scenario branches. Grandson, Abe Masahiro of Seimei Abe is Kitai of Onmyoji is, confront the Gentiles of Yoi calling himself Nahebi!
- First person perspective.
- 2D graphics
- Cartoon graphics
- Demons, Fantasy & Anime themes.