Summer is Japan’s Ghost season. While Obon’s ancestors festival is around the corner, heat is also very thick and smothering. Since the Edo period, people have added two and two and found a way of cooling themselves - by sending chills down one’s spine.
Telling each others ghost stories (obake-banashi) or testing their courage at night, Japanese bring back to life their rich tradition of creepy ghosts and weird monsters. Be them old youkai or recent urban legends!
I figured it was high time to post some updated art of Adri-cat. It wasn’t until I was halfway done with inking it that I realized it was almost identical to a picture I drew of them last year. yea idk how that happened :Ua
She’s a nekomata , loves to wear oversize sweater and do lots of mischief around the school. Mostly misplacing objects and scaring people in the hallway, she might look sweet but she’s just crazy to plan something. Her name is Akiko.