Yūrei Archive

  • Did you know that Sadako (the ghostly killer from “The Ring”) and other figures from Japanese horror movies/ghost stories are a unique kind of spirit called a Yūrei? These are ghosts that have a long and fascinating history here in Japan. This is my attempt at a brief introduction to […]

    “The Yūrei”: An Introduction To The Japanese Ghost!

    Did you know that Sadako (the ghostly killer from “The Ring”) and other figures from Japanese horror movies/ghost stories are a unique kind of spirit called a Yūrei? These are ghosts that have a long and fascinating history here in Japan. This is my attempt at a brief introduction to […]

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  • As the title suggests, a compilation of some of the strangest paranormal phenomena ever caught on camera from the Land of the Rising Sun…Japan. Often wacky, often strange & weird, these clips are genuinely eerie and bound to send shivers up and down your spine!

    A Compilation of 50 Japanese Ghost Videos!

    As the title suggests, a compilation of some of the strangest paranormal phenomena ever caught on camera from the Land of the Rising Sun…Japan. Often wacky, often strange & weird, these clips are genuinely eerie and bound to send shivers up and down your spine!

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  • Yūrei are a type of Japanese ghost, usually female (though males do exist), traditionally shown as wearing all white with long black hair that hangs in front of their face. They are typically bound to specific places or objects, and often have a mission of vengeance. Yūrei have been featured […]

    Japanese Spirits – The Yūrei!

    Yūrei are a type of Japanese ghost, usually female (though males do exist), traditionally shown as wearing all white with long black hair that hangs in front of their face. They are typically bound to specific places or objects, and often have a mission of vengeance. Yūrei have been featured […]

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