MONSTER MONDAYS returns to showcase the terrifying-yet-cuddly Jinmenken (human-faced dog). Check out anime sightings, some truly nightmare-fuel figurines and other info about this urban legend after the jump!
Last week, we dove into the terrifying world of the Kappa and its disturbing diet decisions. But this week on Monster Mondays, let's learn about the KARAKASA-OBAKE, an adorable umbrella youkai with one leg, one eye, and a very long tongue. Have you spotted these wacky creatures in anime or manga? Check out the list of appearances and whimsical imagery in this week's MONSTER MONDAYS!
As always, I was able to find some flyers for the upcoming anime films and live-action film adaptations of popular manga series, which are mainly scheduled to be released in Japan in the second half of 2014, at my nearest cinema complex yesterday. Check the latest flyer collection after the jump.
Yōkai Watch 2 is coming out in Japan in two versions in just a bit more than two weeks, so it's appropriate that we have two new trailers promoting the upcoming sequel. This time our hero goes back in time to a Showa-era version of Sakura New Town, and you can see previews of the fun that follows after the jump.
Level-5's Yōkai Watch is a hit in Japan, and Nintendo has something special in store for those who wish to get their handheld into the spirit. A limited edition Yōkai Watch portable is coming to Japan on July 10 with the arrival of the 3DS LL Yōkai Watch Jibanyan Pack. Pics and more after the jump.
Level-5 had a success on its hands with the first Yōkai Watch game, and the second is coming to Nintendo 3DS in Japan in two versions on July 10. You can see the latest footage of the time-slipping sequel after the jump.