Kaiju, Rings, and Other Things: J-Horror's Impression on American Horror

Panel 4

Saturday July 29, 2023 - 12:00 am to 1:00 am

For years, Japan has been considered by many to stand at the top of the horror genre. From scary movies and video games to anime and manga, Japan has always kept us on our toes. Even much of American horror culture has pulled inspiration from J-Horror. At this panel, we'll talk about American media that's based off of stories with Japanese origin. We'll discover how Japanese horror has had a hand in shaping America's image on horror today.