At the Kokumondo book store, Suzuri will do whatever it takes to find the most rare and historic artifacts for his customers – in fact, the man has just procured a tale of a terrifying spider monster who ate the men of a village one by one. But when Suzuri's assistant Mizuki opened the book, little did the two know that the monster herself would be unsealed from the pages, nor that she'd be an adorable little girl!
This anime introduces viewers to the jorogumo, or the Japanese spider woman. This particular arachnid isn't slinging webs and fighting crime in Tokyo, though. The kanji for the jorogumo can be written two ways, binding bride or, my personal favorite, whore spider. And this lovely monster follows the Japanese trend of not trusting pretty women. Story: I actually kept checking to see how far along I was in... read more
*Note that my review has a minor spoiler(the same one that can be read in the synopsis)
An anime short by the young animator project that quite suprised me, personally I really enjoyed watching this show, I am quite a fan of horror-genre shows and espcially the ones that keep you wondering what might happen to the story. This show was watched with the Daily Anime Marathon Club Story - Score: 6.5 The... read more