Baker & Taylor Yoh Asakura, one of the gifted few who can channel spirits that are unseen by the naked eye, is training for the ultimate shaman sports event, which takes place only once every 500 years, but unfortunately for Yoh, every shaman in the world is competing for the same prize: to become the next Shaman King.
Baker & Taylor Yoh, a shaman, meaning he has the ability to channel spirits, is training to compete in the "Shaman Fight in Tokyo," a tournament held every 500 years to see who will become the Shaman King and shape humanity's future.
Simon and Schuster Yoh Asakura is a shaman--one of the gifted few who, thanks to training or natural talent, can channel spirits that most people can't even see. With the help of his fiancée, Anna, Yoh is in training for the ultimate shaman sports event: the "Shaman Fight in Tokyo," the once-every-500-years tournament to see who can shape humanity's future and become the Shaman King. But unfortunately for Yoh, every shaman in the world is competing for the same prize¿