Title:Mo Dao Zu Shi
Also Called:Modao Zushi | Grandmaster of Demonic Cultivation | The Founder of Diabolism | The Founder of Evil Magic | Mo Dao Zu Shi 2 | 魔道祖师
Released on year:2005
Xian: the fabled realm of immortality coveted by all cultivators, diligently pursued through rigorous training and discipline. Yet, lurking beneath this lofty ambition lies a sinister force known as the Mo Dao, or the forbidden path of demons. Enter the unfortunate tale of Wei Wuxian, a cultivator who succumbs to the allure of this forbidden power during his tutelage. With his ascent, chaos and devastation follow in his wake, until his own trusted comrade brings an abrupt end to his reign of terror, vanquishing him for good. Fast forward thirteen years, and against all odds, the spirit of Wei Wuxian returns, inhabiting the body of a deranged soul, only to reunite with his former classmate, Lan Wangji. Thus begins a spellbinding saga of supernatural intrigue, one that encumbers the noble clans and jeopardizes their peaceful existence. Mo Dao Zu Shi thrusts us into the gripping odyssey of these two men, who bravely venture to unravel the enigmatic secrets of the spiritual realm. Battling menacing demons, vengeful ghosts, and even their fellow cultivators, the duo discovers an unexpected camaraderie that defies the boundaries of their past acquaintanceship. Prepare yourself for an enthralling journey through this entangled web of mysticism and bonds forged amidst adversity.
Mo Dao Zu Shi is an extraordinary adaptation of the eminent Chinese web novel bearing the same name, artfully crafted by the ingenious Mo Xiang Tong Xiu. This enchanting anime has triumphed as the recipient of the esteemed Gold Award for "The Best Serial Animation Award" at the illustrious 15th China Animation Golden Dragon Awards, solidifying its rightful place among the anime elite. Moreover, it proudly emerged victorious as the "Best New Animation" at the esteemed Xinguang Award, held during the 7th China Xi'an International Original Animation Competition.