Mizuki Shigeru Road

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Tottori Mizuki Shigeru Road | Gegege no Kitaro

Tottori Mizuki Shigeru Road | Gegege no Kitaro

Mizuki Shigeru Road is a shopping district dedicated to Shigeru Mizuki, a famous Japanese manga artist. Shigeru Mizuki is best known for his work "GeGeGe no Kitaro", a manga about yōkai, or ghosts and supernatural monsters. Mizuki Shigeru Road features over 150 bronze statues of characters from Gegege no Kitaro throughout town. People dressed as these yōkai also walk around, entertaining both children and adults of all ages, taking them back to their childhood. The street is filled with shops where you can purchase various goods featuring the manga characters. At nighttime, the streets and statues are lit up, transforming the town with an eerie and spiritual feel. Mizuki Shigeru Road is a great place to relive your childhood manga.

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