|Romaji||Ushio Tora to Deau no En|
|Air Date||July 3, 2015|
|Episode Direction||Matsumura Masaki|
|Animation Direction||Mori Tomoko|
|← N/A||Episode 2 →|
The Fate That Brings Ushio and Tora Together (うしおとらとであうの縁, Ushio Tora to Deau no En) is the 1st episode of Ushio and Tora TV series.
Middle-school student Ushio Aotsuki lives with his temple master father, Shigure. One day, as Ushio is cleaning around the house, he finds something unspeakable in the basement.