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Author and Folklore researcher Michael Dylan Foster joins us on this episode to discuss his new work The Book of Yokai and the history of Japan’s strange creatures.

We also feature the mystery of ASMR, bizarre magic rituals, and psychology studies with video games.


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Michael Dylan Foster



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Benjamin Grundy started Mysterious Universe back in 2006. Every week he researches the fortean world and puts together the weekly free MU podcast, extended podcast and Plus + podcast alongside Aaron Wright.
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