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#1 OFFLINE   TomoChan

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Posted 23 November 2013 - 11:03 PM

I don't know if this is a nod to a doll in Japan or not,

this is just my theory,but I was looking up supposedly haunted dolls one night and one caught my attention the most.

Okiku doll its a famous legend across Japan that is supposed to be haunted by a spirit of a little girl who played with it.

According to the temple where the doll now resides in since 1938,Mannenji temple in the town of Iwamizawa,

it used to have short cropped hair,but over time it has grown to about 25 centimeters (10 in) long, down to the doll’s knees.

Although the hair is periodically trimmed, it reportedly keeps growing back.

Do you think that maybe they put in Okiku in Fatal Frame III?

I thought that I would share this with you guys,I thought it was actually kind of neat.

here's the link of a video explaining the story about the doll and where it came from.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MEYqQ1b8flI


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#2 OFFLINE   midwinter

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Posted 25 November 2013 - 12:43 PM

Wow, that's a really cool find! It seems like it's pretty well-known (coincidentally, I just read about it yesterday in a book about well-known yuurei), so yeah, I'd say Miku's doll is most likely a reference to that.



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Posted 25 November 2013 - 02:49 PM

I think it's brilliant how they managed to keep the boorish and somewhat monotonous parts of the playthrough seem fairly interesting by throwing in these little random quirks. I constantly found myself entering Miku's room for no good reason at all, if only for glance of how long the hair on the doll's grown since I last saw it!


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Posted 25 November 2013 - 05:21 PM

OMG this doll is super scary >.>

My heart was beating fast during the whole video :D

 

Great find, thank you very much!


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