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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.

Series Cast

  1. Kanji Tsuda as Storyteller (voice)

    Kanji Tsuda

    Storyteller (voice)

    157 Episodes

  2. Ryota Murai

    91 Episodes

  3. Risa Aizawa as

    Risa Aizawa

    39 Episodes

  4. Shoichiro Masumoto as

    Shoichiro Masumoto

    39 Episodes

  5. Ryō Hirano as

    Ryō Hirano

    26 Episodes

  6. Keisuke Ueda as

    Keisuke Ueda

    26 Episodes

  7. Ayaka Onishi as

    Ayaka Onishi

    26 Episodes

  8. Toshihiko Tanaka

    26 Episodes

  9. Tomoya Takashima

    26 Episodes

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Season 13

2024 • 1 Episode

Season 13 of Theatre of Darkness: Yamishibai is set to premiere on July 15, 2024.

Episode 1

(13x1, July 15, 2024)

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Theatre of Darkness: Yamishibai
Theatre of Darkness: Yamishibai


Original Name 闇芝居

Status Returning Series


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Type Scripted

Original Language Japanese


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