The Best Episodes of Nura: Rise of the Yokai Clan
Last Updated: Mar 29, 2019
Rikuo Nura, is 3 parts human and a quarter Demon, lives in a house of spirits with his grandfather, The current clan head of the Nura youkai. Rikou is set to be the next clan head, despit the fact he dilikes his demon side. He soon come to terms with his demon blood and decides to take his position as young master of the Nura house. However there are those who will certainly not allow it to be easy.
#2 - Keikain Yura's Realization
Season 2 - Episode 3
Ryuji Keikain uses his Shikigami “Gyogen” to attack Rikuo, who defends himself with his blade. Ryuji halts his attack when he recognizes the blade as “Nenekirimaru,” a Spirit Blade that can only cut down yokai.
#6 - Kyoka Suigetsu
Season 2 - Episode 7
At Oshu-Tono's Hidden Village, Rikuo spends his days in intense training.
#7 - Hagoromo Gitsune's Total Destruction Invasion of Kyoto
Season 2 - Episode 8
In Kyoto, the Keikain seals are broken one after another by Hagoromo-Gitsune.
#13 - An Ayakashi to Avoid
Season 2 - Episode 14
Having reunited with Yura, Rikuo is introduced to Hidemoto Keikain, the 13th Heir.
#14 - Descent Into Darkness
Season 2 - Episode 15
Rikuo is left severely beaten by Tsuchi-Gumo, when Gyuki arrives to take him to Mt. Kurama for treatment.
#15 - Shared Past
Season 2 - Episode 16
Hagoromo-Gitsune takes up residency in Nijo castle, having destroyed all eight of the onmyoji seals.
#16 - Equipping a Hundred Demons
Season 2 - Episode 17
As the battle in Kyoto intensifies, the Keikain onmyoji and the Nura clan yokai realize that only by working together can they become a match against the Kyoto yokai.
#17 - Entrust It All to Me
Season 2 - Episode 18
During his training with Gyuki, Rikuo learns that by accepting his human side, and believing in his allies, he can become stronger.
#18 - A Bond of Trust
Season 2 - Episode 19
The battle between Rikuo and Tsuchi-Gumo reaches its climax. Meanwhile, Nurarihyon enters Nijo Castle to confront Hagoromo-Gitsune for the first time in 400 years.
#19 - The Cycle of Rebirth
Season 2 - Episode 20
Hagoromo-Gitsune is about to give birth inside Nijo Castle’s Nuegaike pond. Rikuo and his allies race to stop Hagoromo-Gitsune from giving birth
#20 - Fragments of the Past
Season 2 - Episode 22
Rikuo is overwhelmed by Hagoromo-Gitsune’s full power in her Nine-Tail form.
#21 - Banquet of Darkness
Season 2 - Episode 23
Abeno Seimei has been resurrected back into this world. With the Devil’s Blade in his hand, Seimei proclaims that he will build a demon capital.
#22 - Rikuo’s Declaration
Season 2 - Episode 24
In order to defeat the powerful Abe no Seimei, the Nura clan yokai and Tono yokai entrust their power of a Hundred Demons to Rikuo.
#23 - Becoming the Lord of Pandemonium
Season 1 - Episode 1
Rikuo is the grandson of Nurarihyon thus becoming the third heir of the Nura clan, but he has not started acting like the third heir. All the yokai want him to be the Third Heir, but he just wants to be a normal human.
#24 - Poison Wings Flutter in the Bamboo Thicket
Season 1 - Episode 2
An old ally of the Nura Clan visits to have a discussion about Rikuo's role as future head of the demon clan. Zen has been a long-time supporter of the Nura Clan, a play-mate with Rikuo when he was little; with a weak constitution their family has lent the Nura clan their support in return for protection. Rikuo once again evades the question, explaining he does not wish to become their leader, and Zen leaves doubting the future of the Nura household.
#25 - Yura Keikain and the Kiyojuji Paranormal Patrol
Season 1 - Episode 3
A new student Yura, joins Rikuo's class. She knows a lot about youkai and can sense their presence. Rikuo's friends decide to form a paranormal investigation group and decide to have the inaugural ceremony at Rikuo's house since they've heard rumors of it being haunted. Much comedy ensues while they explore his house against his wishes. It comes out when they are attacked by a rat that Yura is an onmyouji (exorcist). While Kanna and Yura are heading home they are attacked by a group of youkai.