During her summer holiday at her grandparents house Tamai Shiina, a young and cheerful schoolgirl, meets a strange looking creature. They befriend each other and Shiina names it “Hoshimaru – The Round Star”. When Shiina returns home efter the summer to go back to school she starts meeting other kids that also have befriended a strange creature like Hoshimaru. But she soon finds out that not all these creatures and their masters are as friendly as Hoshimaru.
Narutaru ~Mukuro naru Hoshi·Tama taru Ko~ (Japanese)
なるたる ～骸なる星・珠たる子～ (Japanese)
Airing Date: Sep 29, 2003