Vampire Princess Miyu is a Horror anime produced by AIC, and directed by Toshiki Hirano. The series is based on a manga of the same name. It focuses on one Miyu, a Shinma (demon-god spirit) who is allowed to live among humans with the task of sending rogue Shinma back to the darkness. However, as she is one her self, she must prey upon the emotionally troubled or she will age, for that is the vampire way. The series originally aired 26 episodes on TV Tokyo from October 6, 1997 to March 30, 1998.