The BEST Episodes of Ghost Stories

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 23, 2019

Network: Animax

Satsuki Manshita and her younger brother Keiichirou move from Tokyo to their mother's hometown. Not long after they move in, they discovered that the old abandoned school building near their new school is haunted by demons and evil spirits. At first, they don't seem want to get involved with it, not until their family cat, Kaya, is taken by a demon. In order to save the town, Satsuki and Keiichirou along with their new friends, Momoko, Leo and Hajime form a team to fight the demons.

The Painting That Swallows People: Da Vinci

#1 - The Painting That Swallows People: Da Vinci

Season 1 - Episode 13

Satsuki accidentally revives an evil spirit known as "Da Vinci" by painting a picture of the old school house and winning an art contest.

star 8.57
7 votes
Directors: Noriyuki Abe
Writers: Akatsuki Yamatoya, Hiroko Naka, Hiroshi Hashimoto, Masashi Sogo, Ryota Yamaguchi
The Tunnel With No Exit: Anamaneki

#2 - The Tunnel With No Exit: Anamaneki

Season 1 - Episode 10

The town is haunted by the ghost of a taxi driver who died in a car accident in the cursed tunnel Anamaneki. Hajime decides to visit the tunnel for a class assignment.

star 8.50
4 votes
Directors: Noriyuki Abe
Writers: Akatsuki Yamatoya, Hiroko Naka, Hiroshi Hashimoto, Masashi Sogo, Ryota Yamaguchi
The Nurse Who Announces Death: A Mother's Feelings

#3 - The Nurse Who Announces Death: A Mother's Feelings

Season 1 - Episode 12

A mysterious nurse-like figure appears before Keiichirou and starts haunting him, although Satsuki refuses to believe him.

star 8.44
9 votes
Directors: Noriyuki Abe
Writers: Akatsuki Yamatoya, Hiroko Naka, Hiroshi Hashimoto, Masashi Sogo, Ryota Yamaguchi
The Talking Mary Doll: The Shadows of Horror

#4 - The Talking Mary Doll: The Shadows of Horror

Season 1 - Episode 11

Satsuki is stalked by a ghost called "Mary" which resembles a beautiful European-looking doll, asking her if she wants to play with her.

star 8.43
7 votes
Directors: Noriyuki Abe
Writers: Akatsuki Yamatoya, Hiroko Naka, Hiroshi Hashimoto, Masashi Sogo, Ryota Yamaguchi
Farewell, Amanojaku: The Descent of Ohma

#5 - Farewell, Amanojaku: The Descent of Ohma

Season 1 - Episode 19

The final battle against one of the most powerful spirits will be Satsuki's greatest challenge, which requires the help from all her friends, including Amanojaku.

star 8.40
5 votes
Directors: Noriyuki Abe
Writers: Akatsuki Yamatoya, Hiroko Naka, Hiroshi Hashimoto, Masashi Sogo, Ryota Yamaguchi
The Demon Hand That Tears Through Doors: A Night of Tragedy

#6 - The Demon Hand That Tears Through Doors: A Night of Tragedy

Season 1 - Episode 6

The children of the town are attacked by a spirit, which leaves them shaking in fear for days, while their parents are not home.

star 8.38
8 votes
Directors: Noriyuki Abe
Writers: Akatsuki Yamatoya, Hiroko Naka, Hiroshi Hashimoto, Masashi Sogo, Ryota Yamaguchi
The Life-Taking Ghost Photo: The Railroad Crossing of Evil

#7 - The Life-Taking Ghost Photo: The Railroad Crossing of Evil

Season 1 - Episode 14

Momoko falls ill after visiting a haunted railroad crossing with Leo.

star 8.33
6 votes
Directors: Noriyuki Abe
Writers: Akatsuki Yamatoya, Hiroko Naka, Hiroshi Hashimoto, Masashi Sogo, Ryota Yamaguchi
The Apartment That Eats People: Nest of Evil Spirits

#8 - The Apartment That Eats People: Nest of Evil Spirits

Season 1 - Episode 16

While Satsuki's father falls ill with a mysterious fever after working on a building's demolition, she and her friends are lured to an abandoned building by a mysterious woman.

star 8.33
6 votes
Directors: Noriyuki Abe
Writers: Akatsuki Yamatoya, Hiroko Naka, Hiroshi Hashimoto, Masashi Sogo, Ryota Yamaguchi
The Devil's Spell: Ritual of Darkness

#9 - The Devil's Spell: Ritual of Darkness

Season 1 - Episode 15

Satsuki and three of her friends are taught and compelled into performing a black magic ritual that can grant their wishes, by their classmate Shinobu.

star 8.25
8 votes
Directors: Noriyuki Abe
Writers: Akatsuki Yamatoya, Hiroko Naka, Hiroshi Hashimoto, Masashi Sogo, Ryota Yamaguchi
Terror at Bloodstained Lake: The Ghost in the Snow

#10 - Terror at Bloodstained Lake: The Ghost in the Snow

Season 1 - Episode 17

Satsuki and her friends decide to visit her cousin, Miyuki, only to learn from Yuki, who claims to be Miyuki's younger cousin, that Miyuki died in a snowstorm and is now haunting the family cabin.

star 8.17
6 votes
Directors: Noriyuki Abe
Writers: Akatsuki Yamatoya, Hiroko Naka, Hiroshi Hashimoto, Masashi Sogo, Ryota Yamaguchi
Akane of the Broadcasting Room: Voice of the Dead

#11 - Akane of the Broadcasting Room: Voice of the Dead

Season 1 - Episode 18

Satsuki's teacher asks her to take up the job of school announcer. While doing her task, Satsuki realizes that the broadcast room is haunted by the ghost.

star 8.17
6 votes
Directors: Noriyuki Abe
Writers: Akatsuki Yamatoya, Hiroko Naka, Hiroshi Hashimoto, Masashi Sogo, Ryota Yamaguchi
Requiem from the Dead: Elise

#12 - Requiem from the Dead: Elise

Season 1 - Episode 4

Satsuki helps a teacher take some boxes into the old school house's music room. She ends up alone and hears "Fur Elise". She finds out that if she hears the song four times, she will die.

star 8.14
14 votes
Directors: Noriyuki Abe
Writers: Akatsuki Yamatoya, Hiroko Naka, Hiroshi Hashimoto, Masashi Sogo, Ryota Yamaguchi
The Soul Stealing Mirror: Utsushimi

#13 - The Soul Stealing Mirror: Utsushimi

Season 1 - Episode 7

A rumor about mysterious occurrences concerning mirrors begins to float around. It is said that victims of the mirrors begin to act very strange. One by one, strange things begin to happen to people.

star 8.09
11 votes
Directors: Noriyuki Abe
Writers: Akatsuki Yamatoya, Hiroko Naka, Hiroshi Hashimoto, Masashi Sogo, Ryota Yamaguchi
The Corpse That Wanders the Night: Shirotabi

#14 - The Corpse That Wanders the Night: Shirotabi

Season 1 - Episode 9

Satsuki's school pet keeper, Mio, brings a rabbit, Shirotabi, back to life through a black magic ritual. The spell works, but with a terrifying side-effect...

star 8.00
8 votes
Directors: Noriyuki Abe
Writers: Akatsuki Yamatoya, Hiroko Naka, Hiroshi Hashimoto, Masashi Sogo, Ryota Yamaguchi
The Bloody School Sports Festival: Datto

#15 - The Bloody School Sports Festival: Datto

Season 1 - Episode 5

Satsuki decides to help Keiichirou boost his self-confidence by suggesting he enter the school's sports festival. While training, Keiichirou befriends a mysterious young boy.

star 7.78
9 votes
Directors: Noriyuki Abe
Writers: Akatsuki Yamatoya, Hiroko Naka, Hiroshi Hashimoto, Masashi Sogo, Ryota Yamaguchi
The Curtain is Raised! The Cursed School Arts Festival: Kutabe

#16 - The Curtain is Raised! The Cursed School Arts Festival: Kutabe

Season 1 - Episode 3

Satsuki's class decide to stage a drama. Keita, the student playing the lead role, which sees his character get cursed by a ghost and almost killed, wants to avoid acting in the play. He is afraid because of a story he read about an actor who played a similar role and subsequently died under mysterious circumstances.

star 7.77
13 votes
Directors: Noriyuki Abe
Writers: Akatsuki Yamatoya, Hiroko Naka, Hiroshi Hashimoto, Masashi Sogo, Ryota Yamaguchi
A Hand Reaches Out of the Toilet: Akagami Aogami

#17 - A Hand Reaches Out of the Toilet: Akagami Aogami

Season 1 - Episode 2

The next day in school, the restrooms start malfunctioning, prompting the teachers to instruct the children to use the old haunted school's restrooms.

star 7.63
16 votes
Writers: Ryota Yamaguchi
The Circuits That Lead to Hell: Demon of the Underworld

#18 - The Circuits That Lead to Hell: Demon of the Underworld

Season 1 - Episode 8

While searching for the internet website Yomi-net, which connects to the underworld, Leo comes face-to-face with the underworld ogre demon.

star 7.33
12 votes
Directors: Noriyuki Abe
Writers: Akatsuki Yamatoya, Hiroko Naka, Hiroshi Hashimoto, Masashi Sogo, Ryota Yamaguchi
Tonight the Spirits Will Be Resurrected: Amanojaku

#19 - Tonight the Spirits Will Be Resurrected: Amanojaku

Season 1 - Episode 1

Satsuki, the new kid in town is getting ready for her first day at school. She just moved in with her father and little brother. When Satsuki and her little brother Keiichirou are walking up the front steps of the schoolhouse, their cat escapes, running away from them into the old school house that is supposedly cursed.

star 7.32
25 votes
Directors: Noriyuki Abe
Writers: Hiroshi Hashimoto