Parasyte: The Maxim (2014– )

TV Series   |  TV-MA   |    |  Animation, Action, Horror

Episode Guide
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17-year-old Shinichi Izumi is partially infected by a Parasyte; monsters that butcher and consume humans. He must learn to co-exist with the creature if he is to survive both the life of a Parasyte and human, as part monster, part person.



  • Parasyte: The Maxim (2014)
  • Parasyte: The Maxim (2014)
  • Parasyte: The Maxim (2014)
  • Parasyte: The Maxim (2014)
  • Parasyte: The Maxim (2014)
  • Parasyte: The Maxim (2014)

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Did You Know?


Hayao Miyazaki and Toshio Suzuki were initially interested in adapting the Parsyte manga. However at the time they wanted to adapt the story, the rights were still held by New Line Cinema. New Line was attempting to adapt with Don Murphy producing, Takashi Shimizu directing and Matt Manfredi and Phil Hey scripting.


Migi: Shinichi.
Shinichi Izumi: Jesus, seriously? I told you not to talk when there's people around!
Migi: Please hold still. I going to try to make your sex organ erect.
Shinichi Izumi: The hell you are?
Shinichi Izumi: Aaaa. No, no, no. Stop that! I can't believe you!


Plot Summary


Animation | Action | Horror | Romance | Sci-Fi | Thriller


Release Date:

9 October 2014


Japanese, English

Country of Origin


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