Post Profile

Japanese farm horror

Japanese scarecrows are often a little unsettling, but this one is truly horrific.
read more


Related Posts

Japanese scarecrows silently staring…

Local Interest / Japan : Tokyo Times

With the harvesting of rice in Tokyo not far away, it’s time once again for the city’s sinister scarecrows to do their work. A job that obviously involves deterring birds, but it often feels like their main focus is staring menacing...

Excellent scarecrows

Education / Learning : Infocult

Some Japanese farmers have created splendidly horrific scarecrows. Several of these draw from current Japanese cultural obsessions, like this Ringu-style scary girl: Or the classic Japanese schoolgirl: (Just how far does that row of...

The true horror of mannequin head scarecrows

Local Interest / Japan : Tokyo Times

Their weatherbeaten faces and staring eyes always make these mannequin scarecrows unsettling, but the rather startling addition of a severed head really sets this one apart.

A truly disturbing Buddhist statue in Tokyo

Local Interest / Japan : Tokyo Times

With their constantly staring eyes, Japanese scarecrows make for an unsettling sight; one that probably has a much bigger impact on people passing by, rather than any pests they are supposed to be protecting the crops from. The trul...

An unsettlingly lifelike Japanese scarecrow

Local Interest / Japan : Tokyo Times

There are numerous photographs of Japanese scarecrows on this site. Some of them are really quite disturbing. Whereas others are downright wrong. But this one is arguably something else altogether, as it almost seems sentient.


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC