Kowabana: 'True' Japanese scary stories from around the internet

Mystifying Mountain Spirits

Episode 116

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Japan is covered in mountains, many of them sparsely populated. What really lives out there? And what should you do on the off chance that you happen to run into something otherworldly out there? Can you even do anything at all…?

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Ominous Encounters With the Other Side

Episode 115

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When the other side comes knocking, sometimes it’s best to just ignore it entirely. But what if you can’t ignore it? What if it keeps coming and you don’t even know what it’s after? These three tales will certainly make you think…

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Supernatural Encounters of the Terrifying Kind

Episode 114

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Encounters with the other side. They don’t always go well, and as we’ll see with these three stories, they can change people’s lives forever. Who knows what’s really out there…?

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Don’t Mess With the Sacred

Episode 113

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Japan is the land of 8 million kami, and not all of them are good. People are often warned not to mess around with the sacred, and these three stories show you why.

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Hauntings of Unknown Origin

Episode 112

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Sometimes strange things happen without explanation. No matter how deep you look, it can be difficult to uncover why. And, perhaps, it’s best left that way…

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Unexplainable Mysteries of the Night

Episode 111

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Do you ever truly know what’s lurking in the darkness? Sometimes its best not to know, as these three stories can attest to…

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Monstrous Encounters You Should Avoid

Episode 110

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This week we have three tales of terrifying monsters you don’t want to run into at night… or during the day… or ever. Avoid them with your life… if you can.

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Horrifying Family Secrets

Episode 109

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Ever thought your family was bad? These two tales will make you question those closest to you and whether you ever really truly know what’s going on in the house you live in…

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Bizarre Tales from Unique Characters

Episode 108

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These tales highlight not only some of the strange monsters you might cross in Japan, but some of the strange people you might see as well. If you are lucky, or unlucky enough…

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Bizarre & Dangerous Encounters

Episode 107

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These four stories will remind you that no matter where you go or what you do, danger will find you, and often in the most unexpected and terrifying ways.

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