Episode 1: Go to the West
A long, long time ago, in the Far West, there was a world called Paradise. This was the origin of civilization and faith, where humans and evil spirits coexisted in peaceful harmony. Suddenly, by a negative spiritual wave spreading over this world, the evil spirits and monsters become violent and begin attacking the humans. Ordered by the Celestial Heavens, a priest named Sanzo recruits his old comrades and sets out for the journey toward Indara in the faraway West to find the culprit behind this disaster.
Episode 2: First Game - A Guide to the Land of the Dead
In a small town, our heroes meet a wounded girl called Ho-May whose friend was killed by an evil creature. Goku can not tell her he is a creature in human disguise. Our heroes are ambushed by a spider-women disguised as traveling entertainers. Goku fights with all his strength for the kindness of the girl and her father who prepared a tasty meal.
Episode 3: His God, My God - The Divine Platform
The quartet visits a huge temple on a rocky mountain. All the priests and apprentices live a strict life of studying the sacred scrolls and purifying their souls under the principles of 'no-drinking', 'no-smoking' and 'all tangible things are vain.' They are surprised to see Sanzo partaking in all of these forbidden things. Then, assassins sent by the evil monster Kogaiji attack the temple. Our heroes have to save the priests from the assassins' ghastly violence as the priests are prohibited from killing.
Episode 4: Crimson Tears
Our outrageous heroes drop by the house of a young girl, Shun-Rey. She is waiting for the return of her boy friend - the young apparition of a spirit. Sha Gojyo is surprised when he hears the name of this monster - Gee-Yen. It is the same as his missing brother-in-law. Then, the town folks come to tell them that the monster that attacked the humans in the forest looked like Gee-Yen. Shun-Rey dashes out to the forest.
Episode 5: A Beautiful Assassin
Cheer-Rat (Yaone), one of Kogaiji's followers, wants to please her master. She asks him to issue an order to destroy Sanzo's party. Cheer-Rat feels indebted to Kogaiji who saved her from the mean and insane monster, the 'Demon with One Hundred Eyes'. Cheer-Rat plans to poison our heroes at a restaurant, but she hesitates as they save her from a couple of drunken thugs. However, she still wants to be of some help to her master... so, she makes up a plan.
Episode 6: Shower of Bullets
Dropping by a small temple, our heroes hear rumor of Rick-Do, a savior who destroys evil spirits and monsters. Soon they find out that this person is actually Sanzo's senior fellow disciple Rikudo (Shukett), the fortuneteller. Rikudo is possessed by a fetish talisman. In the pouring rain, he attacks Goku, Sha Gojyo and Hakkai.
Episode 7: Farewell at Dusk
When Sanzo is severely injured, the head ring of Goku's head ring comes off. It controls the balance of his magic. Now, Goku can deliver devastating blows at the extreme. Rikudo realizes his disadvantage and flees. Goku loses control and become delirious. He attacks Sha Gojyo and Hakkai!
Episode 8: The Man Who Foretells Death.
Our heroes come to a town where a bazaar market is underway. They meet a dubious fortuneteller, Chin-Ih-So who uses the mahjong tiles to tell one's fortune. Chin Ihso reveals Hakkai's past precisely. Suddenly a giant crab, apparently a ghastly apparition, appears to attack our heroes. Then, before they engage in battle, a tiny girl destroys the monster crab. She is Lilin, the younger sister of Kogaiji. Soon Kogaiji and his followers arrive to help Lilin.
Episode 9: Lethal Trap - A Party of Battle
Our heroes and the band of Kogaiji engage in a fierce battle. Kogaiji realizes the secret of Goku and his comrades' infinite strength in battle. It is the power of spirits - to fight for one's own is the best way to help others. The monster crab controlled by an evil sorcerer appears again. Friend and foes agree to have a truce in order to get rid of this unwelcome intruder.
Episode 10: A False Savior
Sanzo and his comrades arrive in a village where the folks believe the story that their village was saved by the priest Sanzo. Thanks to this story, our heroes enjoy an enthusiastic welcome. However, a false party of Sanzo appears and our heroes are mistaken as the imposters. The villagers throw our heroes in jail, believing the bogus priest is the real Sanzo. That night, a monster assassin appears and the village is in a panic.
Episode 11: Tragic Revenge. - The Death Laughs.
Awakened from a nightmare, Hakkai thinks about the girl he loved. When Sha Gojyo talks to Hakkai, a puppet controlled by the fortuneteller, Chin Iso, attacks him. It injects Sha Gojyo with the seed from a blood-sucking plant. The seed cannot be removed as it is too close to his heart. Sanzo takes a chance to save Sha Gojyo by shooting the seed out of Sha Gojyo's body with a spirit-blasting gun. Sha Gojyo survives narrowly. In the meantime, Goku and White Dragon go out to fetch water and are now missing.
Episode 12: Wandering Destiny - Struggle in the Darkness.
Chin-Ih-So, the fortune-teller, has a reason to approach our heroes. Hakkai destroyed his family. He plots to cause Hakkai to go insane. Sha Gojyo and Goku are injured. Sanzo supports Hakkai in a silent battle of the dark psychic world. Hakkai looks to shake off a twisted illusion, but, he is trapped by Chin-Ih-So's trick and suddenly attacks Sanzo. Sanzo is wounded. If Hakkai reverts back to himself, our heroes will perish in no time.
Episode 13: Crude Counterfeit - A Fruit of Death
Our heroes visit a temple where they grow a strange shape of fruit. Two young disciples say that they are taking care of the temple as the chief priest and all other monks walked away one-month ago. Goku is hungry as usual and reaches to the weird fruit. Sanzo senses something evil in the temple and the foursome decide to get out. But, Goku turns back to prove that nothing is wrong with the fruit and the temple. No. 'He' is wrong. Goku slips into a horrendous nightmare!