The official website for the upcoming stage play adaptation of Shigeru Mizuki's horror manga series GeGeGe no Kitaro announced its three main cast members today, including popular anime voice actress Sumire Uesaka as the main heroine Neko Musume. Hit the jump for more information.
It's time to get spooky, because Universal Studios Japan is teaming up with Mizuki Production in a collaboration that celebrates the 100th anniversary of manga author Shigeru Mizuki's birth and the 20th anniversary of USJ with a yokai-themed Halloween attraction featuring characters from GeGeGe no Kitaro. Hit the jump to learn more.
As part of the project to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the birth of manga artist Shigeru Mizuki, a stage play adaptation of his best-known series, GeGeGe no Kitaro, is scheduled to be performed at the Meijiza theater in Tokyo in the summer of 2022. Check out the play's teaser visual featuring an eyeball in the dark after the jump!
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Although manga author Shigeru Mizuki passed away in 2015, his spooky legacy continues, because a new TV anime has been announced for his supernatural manga, Akuma-kun, and a film adaptation for the sixth GeGeGe no Kitaro TV anime is also in the works. Hit the jump to learn more.