METAMORPHOSIS

EPISODE 1

STORYLINE
Shinichi Izumi's life takes a turn to the bizarre when a mysterious lifeform attempts to infiltrate his body in order to snatch it, but it ends up stuck on where his right hand used to be and both are forced to cooperate. Meanwhile, similar incidents with gruesome outcomes start occurring in other locations.


THE DEVIL IN THE FLESH

EPISODE 2

STORYLINE
Calling his new partner "Migi", Shinichi attempts to move on with his normal life despite his new condition, but other members of Migi's race keep coming after them to protect their secret.


SYMPOSIUM

EPISODE 3

STORYLINE
Much to his dismay, Shinichi discovers that Reiko Tamura, a new teacher of his, is another inhuman just like those he faced before and knows his secret. However, Reiko is not interested in fighting him, and asks for his cooperation instead, but her partner, just called "A", has other plans.


TANGLED HAIR

EPISODE 4

STORYLINE
Thanks to their teamwork, Shinichi and Migi defeat A, who ends up killed by Ryōko who quits school once news of her pregnancy reach her colleagues. Back at home, Shinichi's parents are suspicious of his behavior and he must make sure they do not discover the truth to ensure their safety.


THE STRANGER

EPISODE 5

STORYLINE
Shinichi is targeted by a gang of delinquents and Kana, the girl who walks with them becomes suspicious of his nature. After returning home, Shinichi is caught by surprise when he is attacked by an enemy who possessed the body of his own mother.


THE SUN ALSO RISES

EPISODE 6

STORYLINE
After Shinichi is mortally wounded, Migi uses its powers to save his life, but weakening itself in the process. When Shinichi hears that his father is still alive, he rushes to the hospital where he is treated in order to protect him and enact revenge for his mother's death.


A DARK NIGHT'S PASSING

EPISODE 7

STORYLINE
Shinichi meets Mamoru Uda, another human who is in a similar situation as him and they decide to join forces to protect his father. However, when the enemy appears, Migi falls asleep and both Shinichi and Mamoru must fight without its help.


FREEZING POINT

EPISODE 8

STORYLINE
Back to Tokyo, Shinichi's sudden change in behavior put his father and friends wary of him, and things get even more tense when Hideo Shimada, another parasite, is sent by Ryōko to keep an eye on him.


BEYOND GOOD AND EVIL

EPISODE 9

STORYLINE
The recent events involving Shinichi draws him even further from his friend and crush Satomi Murano. Meanwhile, another of his friends gets close to danger after discovering Hideo's secret.


WHAT MAD UNIVERSE

EPISODE 10

STORYLINE
Stunned by a surprise attack from Yuuko, Hideo loses his mind and enters into a killing spree. Worried about Murano, Shinichi decides to confront him head on to protect her.


THE BLUE BIRD

EPISODE 11

STORYLINE
Kana meets Shinichi once more and is determined to get closer to him, despite knowing of his relationship with Murano. Meanwhile, a group of parasites is organizing themselves with unknown intentions.


KOKORO

EPISODE 12

STORYLINE
Shinichi decides to tell Kana about the existence of Parasites and Migi, while Kana wants to reveal that she can tell that Shinichi is different, ultimately leading to her death.


HELLO SADNESS

EPISODE 13

STORYLINE
Shinichi returns to the crime scene to try to keep the feeling of mourning for Kana. He is followed by a human private investigator hired by Ryōko Tamiya and Migi is caught on camera.


THE SELFISH GENE

EPISODE 14

STORYLINE
With their hands forced, Shinichi and Migi reunite with Mamoru in order to capture and interrogate the private investigator.


SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES

EPISODE 15

STORYLINE
Spurred by Reiko's words, Shinichi decides to go on a crusade to eradicate the Parasites and kills one associated with Takeshi's camp. The group decides to send Miki to take care of him.


HAPPY FAMILY

EPISODE 16

STORYLINE
Shinichi & Migi manage to barely escape from Miki, while Takeshi's camp takes measures to cover up loose ends by burning Kuramori's office and killing his family.


THE ADVENTURE OF THE DYING DETECTIVE

EPISODE 17

STORYLINE
After dealing with three enemies who wanted her dead, Reiko learns that her child was kidnapped by Kuramori who intends to get revenge on her. Reiko then asks Shinichi for help, and leaves to confront Kuramori, unaware that Murano is following her, hoping to meet Shinichi again.


MORE THAN HUMAN

EPISODE 18

STORYLINE
Surrounded by the police, Reiko sacrifices herself to protect her child and entrusts the baby to Shinichi before dying. After several interrogations, Shinichi protects his secret from the investigators, who come with one last resort to discover the truth.


IN COLD BLOOD

EPISODE 19

STORYLINE
Despite having no evidence against Shinichi, the police are still certain that he is hiding something, and they start an operation to bring Takeshi's group down.


CRIME AND PUNISHMENT

EPISODE 20

STORYLINE
The police storm the Town Hall to bring down Takeshi's group, but chaos ensues when the cops encounter an enemy that they can't bring down.


SEX AND SPIRIT

EPISODE 21

STORYLINE
Gotou breaks free from the police siege, but not before meeting Shinichi and vowing to kill him on a later occasion. In face of a seemingly invincible threat, Shinichi is driven into despair until Satomi appears to comfort him and renews his will to survive.


QUIESCENCE AND AWAKENING

EPISODE 22

STORYLINE
Motivated by Satomi to stay alive, Shinichi resolves to fight Gotou. With Migi's support, they press their attack in an isolated forest. However, they fail to finish Gotou at a critical juncture, causing Shinichi to lose Migi and flee in defeat.


LIFE AND OATH

EPISODE 23

STORYLINE
Despite not seeing any chance to win, Shinichi confronts Gotou and thanks to a desperate move, manages to injure him severely and rescue Migi from inside his body, turning the tables against him,


PARASYTE

EPISODE 24

STORYLINE
After returning home, Migi appears in Shinichi's dreams and bids farewell to him, revealing that he will enter into a dormant state and may never awaken again. One year later, Uragami appears before Shinichi and takes Satomi hostage, thus he must fight him by himself to save her.


Season One