Mai Taniyama is a first year high school student who lives a carefree life telling ghost stories with her friends. One day, she meets Kazuya Shibuya, the head of Shibuya Psychic Research (SPR); and together, she tags along to help him investigate paranormal activities in a haunted school building. His assistant Lin was hurt during an incident to protect Mai from danger, so what more can Mai do than to take the job as Shibuya's assistant? Along with a team of other ghost hunters, they will uncover the mystery of a strange case coming their way, while Mai starts to discover her own abilities.
In many ways, Ghost Hunt reminds me of Jigoku Shoujo. The two anime each start out with a relatively interesting premise, but ultimately are undone by their absolute unwillingness to take any sort of risks with their story. Instead, both series dutifully trudge along the path of least resistance, and the result is depressingly... read more
So... Ghost Hunt. I started this anime on a nice october afternoon (who cares right?) whilst searching for nice animes to watch in preparation for Haloween. Having seen this under the #horror tag, I tought I'd give this one a try. Let's start this review by saying that if you wanted to see an horror anime, and are not interested in romance whatoever you should not even think of watching it. But, if you enjoy... read more