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The Western Yōkai Arc is a story arc of the 2018 anime of GeGeGe no Kitarō, composed of 10 episodes. The arc is based on the story published in Shonen Magazine, The Great Yōkai War, focusing on the struggle between Western and Japanese yōkai.

Plot

"The Ring of Arcana," a treasure of the western yōkai world has been stolen by a witch named Agnès. Following after her, Backbeard, the strongest emperor in the western yōkai world, and his minions start invading Japan. Agnès, who escapes from the hands of Backbeard, meets Kitarō and asks for his help, but...!?

Agnès is chased by Wolf Man, Vampire, Frankenstein, and even another witch who is Agnès's own sister. What is the secret hidden in The Ring of Arcana? What is the reason for Agnès coming to Japan? What exactly is Backbeard's true desire...!?

Theme Songs

Opening
Ending

Cast

Main Cast
Miyuki Sawashiro Masako Nozawa Toshio Furukawa
Miyuki Sawashiro
as
GeGeGe no Kitarō
Masako Nozawa
as
Medama-Oyaji
Toshio Furukawa
as
Nezumi-Otoko
Main Cast
Umeka Shoji Yukiyo Fujii Mayumi Tanaka Bin Shimada Kappei Yamaguchi
Umeka Shōji
as
Neko-Musume
Yukiyo Fujii
as
Mana Inuyama
Mayumi Tanaka
as
Sunakake-Babaa
Bin Shimada
as
Konaki-Jijii & Nurikabe
Kappei Yamaguchi
as
Ittan-Momen
Recurring Cast
Yuko Minaguchi Masaya Takatsuka Shiho Kokido Ryohei Arai Yukiko Morishita
Yūko Minaguchi
as
Junko Inuyama
Masaya Takatsuka
as
Yūichi Inuyama
Shiho Kokido
as
Yūta
Ryōhei Arai
as
Sōma
Yukiko Morishita
as
Hiroto
Antagonists
Banjo Ginga Hideyuki Tanaka
Banjō Ginga
as
Nanashi
Hideyuki Tanaka
as
Backbeard
Western Yōkai Arc
Hibiku Yamamura Yukana Takeshi Kusao Ryoko Shiraishi Shiori Izawa
Hibiku Yamamura
as
Agnès
Yukana
as
Adél
Takeshi Kusao
as
Wolfgang
Ryōko Shiraishi
as
Victor Frankenstein
Shiori Izawa
as
Carmilla

Episodes

# Title Original airdate Written by Directed by Animation director Yōkai

Promotional images

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