Five years ago, an entire village was completely wiped out, with only three survivors: Sosuke Inukawa, Shino Inuzuka, and Hamaji, the boys' adopted sister. Sosuke and Shino inexplicably share the same peony-shaped birthmark with Genpachi Inukai and Kobungo Inuta, though raised hundreds of miles apart. Together, Genpachi and Kobungo journeyed north as part of the army three years ago and came back forever transformed. The Imperial Church has come for the brothers Shino and Sosuke, so they must find the eight crystal gems and their owners or face the unerring wrath of the Church.
Five years ago, a village was engulfed by flames. The only three survivors have moved on and try to live peacefully in a new city....until a powerful organization sniffs them out!
While Shino and Sosuke receive a warm welcome from the Church, Hamaji has a proposition for her kidnapper.
Satomi reveals the real reason for summoning Shino and Sosuke. Meanwhile, Hamaji receives an offer she might not be able to refuse.
When Sosuke is injured in a fight, Kobungo once again comes to the rescue and shares his unbelievable story.
The new moon appears and Sosuke and Murasame must rest, but this leaves Shino in a predicament.
Shino takes a trip that could end in disaster.
When they discover the gold, the villagers force Shino and friends to take them up the mountain.
On a familiar train ride home, Shino encounters an old friend.
Hamaji enters an all female school. When Shino comes to deliver her books, he is promptly met by the campus guard.
A man who closely resembles Sosuke is spotted within the Imperial City, and Keno rushes to find him.
Recovering from being shot, Murasame feeds, which causes the demon to want more blood.
The curse is temporarily lifted, Shino reverts to his real age, but he has to deal with Kohaku.
Satomi is forced to bring Shino before the elders. Meanwhile, Shino learns some devastating secrets.
Looking to retrieve a set of dolls for Finnegan. Hino, Sosuke, and Genpachi go to find Norikiyo in the mountains.
The cat goblin's protection over Daikaku's house has been broken leaving Daikaku vulnerable to a lurking monster.
Shino tries to help bring joy to everyone he encounters.
Tasked with retrieving Sosuke's gem, Shino must find Ao and protect Princess Yana from harm.
Shino protects Ao from his own shadow and helps Princess Yana realize who she should really be granting wishes for.
After Kaede runs away, Shino sets out to search for him.
Dosetsu looks for his lost sister Mutsuki at the imperial Capital. Though he means well, Kobungo tries to help Dosetsu find his sister but causes more trouble when he gets help from a goblin.
Amazed by the boy who was spirited away,Shino and Sosuke head to the village to see if he possesses the eighth gem.
Shinobu is now exposed and is no longer hidden as a result of Ao breaking the Anti-Tengu barriers.
Hazuki puts his life on the line to protect the gem and Shinobu from the attacks Ao has in store for them.
Shino has many epiphanies this time around. First Sosuje is falling apart and second Finnegan knows more than Shino wants to believe.
Shino and the other Dog warriors band together to find and retrieve Sosuke's gem, but they find themselves in a precarious situation instead.
With Shino wounded, Tamazusa plans to turn him into a vessel for her dead son and exact her revenge on the city who took her sons from her. Will her plans commence and will Sosuke survive as Ao becomes stronger?