Ghost Hunt
What would you like to edit?

Ghost Hunt

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Akuryou ga Ippai
Japanese: ゴーストハント
English: Ghost Hunt
More titles


Type: Manga
Volumes: 12
Chapters: 43
Status: Finished
Published: Dec 6, 1997 to Sep 30, 2010
Genres: Drama Drama, Horror Horror, Mystery Mystery, Romance Romance, Supernatural Supernatural
Theme: Psychological Psychological
Demographic: Shoujo Shoujo
Serialization: Nakayoshi
Authors: Inada, Shiho (Story & Art), Ono, Fuyumi (Story)


Score: 8.241 (scored by 51875,187 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #3462
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #1110
Members: 14,554
Favorites: 474

External Links

Ranked #346Popularity #1110Members 14,554
MangaNakayoshiInada, Shiho (Story & Art), Ono, Fuyumi (Story)
Add to List
Volumes: /12
Chapters: /43
* Your list is public by default.


The decrepit building was condemned long ago, but every time the owners try to tear it down, "accidents" start to happen-people get hurt, sometimes even killed. Mai Taniyama and her classmates have heard the rumors that the creepy old high school is haunted-possibly by ghosts from the Second World War. So one rainy day they gather at the told school to tell ghost stories, hoping to attract one of the suspected spirits.

No ghosts materialize, but Mai and her friends do meet Kazuya Shibuya, the handsome young owner of Shibuya Psychic Research, who's been hired to investigate paranormal activity at the school. Also at the scene are an exorcist, a Buddhist monk, a woman who can speak with the dead, and an outspoken Shinto priestess. Surely one of them will have the talents to solve this mystery!

(Source: Del Rey Manga)


Eleven volumes of Ghost Hunt were published in English by Del Rey Manga between September 27, 2005 and November 23, 2010 before the publishing company was taken over by Kodansha USA.

Related Manga


More reviewsReviews

Oct 20, 2013
After becoming a fan of the show, I thought I should check out the manga and as I read, I wasn’t disappointed. The manga and the anime practically start out the same way, though the manga seemed to have a bit more depth to the characters and stories. Sadly though, 10 of the 12 volumes were extremely close to the anime with only a few exceptions. Only the last two were not in the anime which makes me wonder just what they were trying to do. There are two possibilities to the reason why this is, the first is that they wanted people to read ...
Jan 31, 2012
This is a great manga, because of it's balance between typical shoujo elements (romance, chibi moments...) and mystery.

The manga has a episodic format, so if you prefer one smooth story line than this might not be for you. However, each of the story arcs, which is usually covered by several chapters, is very well put together and thought out. The mystery element is strong, where as the horror element is not. Horror can easily make me squeamish, but there's nothing bone chilling in here. There is some blood and random popping up of ghosts (but that is to be expected from the title I think). ...
Jul 28, 2014
The anime tv series left me rather disappointed in how there were many open questions and lead me to read the manga. The manga answers those questions, however, in my opinion fails to end on a high note. This is my review and is kind of a mix with the anime series.

The story:
Ghost Hunt's story is rather segmented and only few episodes are tied together in a series. What I mean is that from one "file"/story to the next, there isn't much of a continuation. The season is structured as File 1 = episodes 1,2,3 (example), and File 2 = episodes 4 and 5 (example). ...

Interest Stacks

38 Entries · 21 Restacks
50 Entries · 72 Restacks
50 Entries · 12 Restacks


Recent News

Recent Forum Discussion

Poll: Ghost Hunt Chapter 56 Discussion
aKn1_g20 - Mar 12, 2012
17 replies by Stargazingx »»
Mar 12, 3:58 PM
At what chapter anime ends?
DesolatePsyche - Jan 1, 2011
5 replies by Yohan_Liebert »»
Apr 25, 2021 4:19 AM
Poll: Ghost Hunt Chapter 48 Discussion
VARIAchan - Apr 20, 2010
1 replies by akagi-sama »»
Mar 28, 2021 1:59 PM
Ghost Hunt Manga Reprint!
LisaMona - Jun 18, 2015
3 replies by KursedArcana »»
Oct 24, 2020 7:51 PM
Poll: Ghost Hunt Chapter 24 Discussion
VARIAchan - Apr 19, 2010
1 replies by SmillieReacts »»
Mar 25, 2018 12:36 AM