GeGeGe no Kitarō Anime Starts New Final Arc on October 6
Photo Credit: Toei Animation

GeGeGe no Kitarō animes official website reported on Wednesday that the arrangement will enter its “Final Arc” titled the “Nurarihyon Arc” starting with the 76th scene on October 6. The site uncovered another visual and two new cast individuals for the anime.

GeGeGe no Kitarō, is a Japanese manga arrangement made in 1960 by Shigeru Mizuki. It is best known for its promotion of the fables animals known as yōkai, a class of soul beast to which the majority of the fundamental characters have a place. This story was a mid-twentieth-century Japanese society story performed on kamishibai.

GeGeGe no Kitarō Anime Starts New Final Arc on October 6
Photo Credit: Toei Animation

Chō as “Shunobon”

Akio Ohtsuka as “Nurarihyon”

Plot: “GeGeGe no Kitarō centers around the youthful Kitarō—the last overcomer of the Ghost Tribe—and his undertakings with different fiends and bizarre animals of Japanese folklore. Alongside: the remaining parts of his dad, Medama-Oyaji (an embalmed Ghost tribesman resurrected to occupy his old eyeball); Nezumi-Otoko (the rodent man); Neko-Musume (the feline young lady); and a large group of other folkloric animals, Kitarō endeavors to join the universes of people and Yōkai.

Numerous storylines include Kitarō going head to head with heap beasts from different nations, for example, the Chinese vampire Yasha, the Transylvanian Dracula IV, and other such non-Japanese manifestations. What’s more, Kitarō additionally bolts heads with different noxious Yōkai who undermine the harmony between the Japanese animals and people.”

Kitarō of the Graveyard was distributed as a rental manga in 1960, however it was considered unreasonably frightful for kids. In 1965, renamed to Hakaba no Kitarō, it showed up in Shōnen Magazine and went through 1970. The arrangement was renamed GeGeGe no Kitarō in 1967 and proceeded on Weekly Shōnen Sunday.


(c) Shigeru Mizuki, Kodansha / “GeGeGe no Kitarō” Production Committee