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Just outside of Tokyo there is a vast forest called Aokigahara. One of the most beautiful wilderness areas in all of Japan... and also the most famous suicide spot in the entire world. The old folk tell a tale that the spirits of those many suicides still roam in the deep woods. Prepare to be touched by the darkness lying in The Suicide Forest...
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El Torres (w) • Gabriel Hernandez (a & c) Some places are haunted by ghosts, while some people are haunted by loneliness. Legend has it that...