The Alichino are beautiful creatures, deceiving humans by granting them any wish is the world at a huge price. All the Alichino are inexplicably drawn to Tsugiri, a beautiful boy with a terrible past. When Tsugiri’s guardian is kidnapped by the Alichino in an attempt to lure Tsugiri out, Tsugiri and his friends must fight the Alichino and save their friend.
Volume one of Alichino is about a young lady searching for a Alichino to bring her brother back to life. She meets Tsugiri, a handsome young man who she thinks is an Alichino. Tsugiri turns out to be a mere mortal, but he does have a mysterious connection with these rare creatures- a connection that will bring danger to those around him.
Volume two centers on Tsugiri and his reluctance to dive into battle with the alichino. It is not until Enju, his beloved caretaker is kidnapped that he decides to set out on a journey with Ryouko (Enju’s old friend) to find the alichino holding him hostage. The ending story involves a unique alichino called Yui, and Tsugiri is called to question the purpose of alichino and the reason for their existence on Earth.
Volume three is mainly an insider’s view on Ryouko, Myoubi, and the strange alichino called Matsurika’s past. The strange connection between Ryouko and Myoubi is revealed, and readers gain a personal insight into Ryouko’s past.