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Yamishibai: Japanese Ghost Stories / Yami Shibai

Just watched the first two seasons and wow some of these stories are super creepy, but really found this highly enjoyable.

Seasons 1 & 2 Collection Cover/Disc Art




FEATURE: Cooking With Anime ~Spooky Edition~ - Japanese Urban Myth cupcakes inspired by Yamishibai

October 26, 2016 7:05pm CDT
You don’t eat the cupcakes…the cupcakes eat YOU!

Season 1, Episodes 1-13, are live at ANO

Yamishibai: Japanese Ghost Stories Anime Gets 4th Season in January

posted on 2016-12-03 03:50 EST
New series features 13 different actors playing storyteller lead

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Crunchyroll to Simulcast “Yamishibai: Japanese Ghost Stories 4”

January 12, 2017 3:00pm CST
Series continues starting January 15 at 11:15am PST

“Yamishibai” Horror Anime To Continue With Season 5

June 09, 2017 10:20pm CDT
Getting a lot of promotional attention, the series will feature the voice acting debut of cosplayer LeChat



Another season! That is really nice to hear!

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Yamishibai: Japanese Ghost Stories Anime Gets 6th Season in July

posted on 2018-05-18 05:44 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Kanji Tsuda returns as storyteller in new season of horror shorts


Crunchyroll Adds Yamishibai: Japanese Ghost Stories 6th Season to Summer Simulcasts

posted on 2018-07-02 19:00 EDT by Karen Ressler

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Sentai Filmworks to Dub Yamishibai: Japanese Ghost Stories Anime

posted on 2019-05-18 22:47 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda

Yamishibai: Japanese Ghost Stories Anime Gets 7th Season This Summer

posted on 2019-05-20 22:20 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Kenji Tsuda returns as storyteller, vTuber Taku Nanase joins cast


Crunchyroll to Simulcast Yamishibai Season 7 and More

July 03, 2019 2:00pm CDT

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Yamishibai: Japanese Ghost Stories Anime Gets Ninja Collection Spinoff in July

posted on 2020-06-19 07:30 EDT by Egan Loo
Anime about ninja wiping out darkness enveloping Reiwa-era Tokyo

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Crunchyroll Adds Ninja Collection Summer 2020 Lineup

July 07, 2020 11:00am CDT
Learn more about the latest simulcast

Something for Halloween! :japanese_ogre:

If you enjoyed Yamishibai, check out the “live-action” version currently showing on Crunchyroll. It isn’t all that “live” and is just like the anime. In fact, most of the stories are right from the anime and they’re just as spine tingling!!

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