The Hour of Meeting Evil Spirits
Happy Halloween, yokai fans!
This is just one last reminder that my Kickstarter for volume 2 is ending today! So if you haven't yet backed The Hour of Meeting Evil... Read more
Volume 2 Kickstarter
Greetings friends and yokai fans!
It's October, which means A-Yokai-A-Day is about to start up again, but this year I wanted to tell you all about a very special update:... Read more
Greetings friends, fans, and yokai lovers!
I just wanted to let you know that my project, A-Yokai-A-Day(which actually started the very long process that lead to this book), is... Read more
Night Parade in the News
Greetings yokai fans!
By now just about all of you should have recieved your books -- excluding perhaps a few parts of Europe which should be arriving any day now... Read more
Hardcovers are Go!
The hardcovers finally arrived this weekend, and I have finished signing and packing them up to go out first thing tomorrow morning. (For now I have a floor-to-ceiling stack of... Read more
Check your mailboxes!!
Great news! All of the paperback books have been shipped, and will be arriving at your houses soon!
- For those of you who ordered hardcovers, please be patient for about... Read more
I just wanted to post another brief update so as to keep you all in the loop!
I got the 2nd proof last week, and it is just... Read more
Only 12 hours left to go!! Wow! If anyone is waiting for the last minute, it is coming very soon!
Todays update features another young girl yokai, called the Hari-onnago.... Read more
Less than 48 hours to go until the end of the Kickstarter pledge period! How exciting!
Today's yokai you might recognize from the version depicted in the movie Spirited Away.... Read more
That Sneaking Feeling...
Ever get that feeling that somebody is following you, sneaking along in the shadows on a dark, unlit alley? Ever hear an extra set of footsteps, or a strange echo... Read more
Creepy Rainy Girl
Here's a special yokai for all of you feeling the effects of hurricane Irene!
Anyone familiar with Japanese horror movies like The Ring and The Grudge will know that creepy... Read more
New Reward Option!
Thank you all for your support! We're now down to the final few days of the Kickstarter drive!
I've been getting a lot of emails from folks interested in both... Read more
The Sickle Weasel
We took a look at Itachi, or Japanese weasels, a few weeks ago.
The prefecture of Niigata up in the mountainy north of Japan is home to a very special... Read more
Girl Demons: Kijo
You may have noticed that yesterday's Oni was male -- in fact, all Oni are male. However, that's not to say that there are no girl demons. When you take... Read more
Today we're going to look at one of the biggest, baddest, and most famous of Japanese monsters: the Oni!
Oni are hulking brutes. They might be compared to giants or... Read more
Mujina is an old word meaning "badger" in Japanese, though nowadays they are usually called anagumainstead. The mujina -- like the tanuki, kawauso, and kitsune we looked at earlier... Read more
(This update is being posted publicly, so anyone who is curious about the project but not yet sure about backing it or not can take a look at the artwork.)... Read more