Short form horror series returns for another round of ghastly and ghoulish tales
According to Japanese tradition, summer is the ideal time to tell stories of the macabre and the uncanny, and now the short form horror TV anime Yamishibai: Japanese Ghost Stories is returning to TV Tokyo for a sixth season of chilling tales. The main staff for the sixth season of Yamashibai: Japanese Ghost Stories includes:
- Director: Kunpei Yanagawa (ILCA)
- Screenplay: Hiromu Kumamoto, Mitsuhiro Sasaki
- Animation: Shinji Nishikawa, Ryō Kudō, Yū Ebihara, Tatsuya Morino, Yukio Kanesada, Hisashi Nosaka
- Production: ILCA
Additionally, the sixth season of Yamishibai: Japanese Ghost Stories will feature the vocal talents of Kanji Tsuda, Ryouta Miura, Yui Ishikawa, Fūka Haruna, Mei Fukuda, Naoki Yamazaki, Takehisa Takayama, Satoko Kishino, Marina Tanoue, Masaki Sawai, Maiko Amano, Ayako Yamaguchi, Aoi Imagawa (MeseMoa.), Tomitake (MeseMoa.), Maika Sasaki (=LOVE), and others.
Crunchyroll currently streams the previous five seasons of Yamishibai: Japanese Ghost Stories, and describes the series as follows:
Yamishibai is a picture-story style of animation whose motif is surrounded and based off the rumors, and urban legends throughout the history of Japan.
Paul Chapman is the host of The Greatest Movie EVER! Podcast and GME! Anime Fun Time.