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A theme park attraction billed as the “scariest ever” haunted house debuted in Kyoto last month, with actors playing ghosts and filmmaking expertise used to turn an old samurai residence into a spine-chilling experience.

The attraction, part of Toei Kyoto Studio Park, reopened after a 14-year run following a major renovation that cost ¥150 million.

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