Title: 西遊記
Title (romaji): Saiyuuki
Also known as: Journey to the West
Format: Renzoku
Genre: Comedy, family
Episodes: 11
Viewership rating: 22.82
Broadcast network: Fuji TV
Broadcast period: 2006-Jan-09 to 2006-Mar-20
Air time: Monday 21:00
Theme song: Around the World by MONKEY MAJIK
Related TV shows: See Journey to the West
The drama is a modern adaptation of the famous Chinese story Journey to the West. It follows the monk Sanzo Hoshi and her three disciples--the monkey king Son Goku; the half-man, half-pig Cho Hakkai; and the water demon Sagojo--as they travel to Tenjiku (India) in search of Buddhist sutras of enlightenment.

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