Watching horror is truly a fun and when horror and anime combine the thrill becomes more than double. Finding good horror anime without wasting your time in surfing different platforms is such a big task. No worries, we are enlisting some all-time top-rated and spooky horror anime. Here The Anime Daily is presenting you the best horror anime of all time.
Yamishibai: Japanese Ghost Stories
Yamishibai is a psychology-based horror produced by Naoko Kunisada and Nobuyuki Hosoya under the direction of Tomoya Takashima. The series holds a total of 7 seasons and each episode in every season is of 5 minutes. The writer Hiromu Kumamoto has played his part so well.
The Yamishibai is a story of an old man kamishibaiya who, used to cover his mouth with a yellow mask. On a daily bases, he came to the playground and shows paper drama related to the supernatural events and the truth behind them to the children playing there. Later on in each season, the looks of kamishibaiya keep on changing. For example, in one season he came in his childhood look whereas, in the last season he turned into a black shadow.
Higurashi When They Cry
It is a tale full of mystery, horror and supernatural events. The plot of Higurashi When They Cry based on the adventure of four young girls. The story begins when they pay a visit to a very calm and peaceful Hinamizawa village. But, after some time they found that things are not as good in this village as they have shown.
At the end of a yearly event, death was confirmed with no apparent reason. The local people named those deaths Oyashiro Curse. The story portrays how those young girls begin their search on Oyashiro Curse and struggle to reveal the truth about it.
Jigoku Shōjo: Girl from Hell or Hell Girl is a series which revolves around a Hell Correspondence website. It was the site through which a person could send any of his rivals in the hell but along with some terms and conditions. One most peculiar was that the person will eventually go into the hell after his or death.
After entering the name of an enemy a girl Ai Enma, Hell girl, would come and ask to pull red string in her neck. The series ran successfully for 13 years by Studio Deen on the various streaming network.
Parasyte: The Maxim
It is the anime TV series based on science fiction and horror. Parasyte is a story of some creepy worms or monsters who came from the space somehow manage to enter the human brain. As a result, they take over the control of human body and harm other humans too through their host.
Shinichi Izumi, a teenager, luckily spared by those creatures, keeps on fighting with them. The story will show how Shinichi will learn to live with the worm residing on his right hand.
Another is the name of a Japanese novel which later converted into an anime TV Series in 2012. It shows a young girl, Misaki. Misaki was young when she died and her death left everyone in the state of grieve.
After her death, strange events came into notice. Students who were in her class faced deaths of her class fellows and their loved ones. Kōichi Sakakibara one of her classmates tried to find out the truth and stop further loss.