Kowabon

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Japanese: こわぼん


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Type: TV
Episodes: 13
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 4, 2015 to Dec 27, 2015
Premiered: Fall 2015
Broadcast: Sundays at 01:42 (JST)
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: ILCA
Source: Original
Genre: HorrorHorror
Duration: 3 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

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Score: 5.221 (scored by 1331413,314 users)
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Ranked: #120872
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Popularity: #3750
Members: 34,230
Favorites: 20

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Synopsis

In today's world full of wondrous technological innovation, the unnatural and mysterious sometimes appear even more horrifying than usual. But despite how far society has advanced, the fear of the unknown always remains. The unfortunate participants in Kowabon find themselves in such a predicament, experiencing the supernatural through their everyday technology. From a frightening sight caught on a parking garage camera to a video chat that takes an unexpected turn, the victims struggle to escape that which haunts them. However, what awaits these doomed souls may be a fate even worse than death...

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Fumino

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Kuroda

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Reviews

Jan 10, 2016
When I first saw this show was horror I was looking forward to watching it but I was also worried as it is a hard genre to do well and even more so in anime.

I ended up watching all the episodes in one go and I am writing this right after finishing the final episode. Let me just say I am a huge fan of horror if its in books, movies or anime and it is pretty hard to scare me as I have watched horror for so long now. That said this show did manage to creep me out. I think it helps ...
Sep 9, 2022
Mixed Feelings
If you are looking for a short anime you can marathon in one night, you should take Kowabon into consideration. You can't only watch it in one night, you can watch all of it in one-episode-worth of time. Each episode is short, about 3 minutes.

The people who were watching Kowabon while it was still running might have done the show wrong. I admit I did it wrong but not very much. It can be easily misunderstood because the story doesn't show clearly unless you watch all the episodes back to back.

It's ...
Mar 31, 2018
Rate a 4
English Subtitled


Short and quick. Thank goodness it was. I don't think i would have watched it otherwise. I am all for giving things a shot but for this one i wish i hadn't. This anime presented hope with its new animation style called Rotoscoping. Simply put it is a layman's way of animation and problem is it shows clearly. Reminds me of the old saying that hard work pays off and shortcuts may get the job done but time and effort is wasted. Then again i am no longer a student. Times have changed and maybe i am growing up like my ...

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