The official website for the Yamishibai horror anime shorts has announced that there will be a second season of shorts coming to Japanese television in Summer 2014. In addition, the first season of the Yamishibai shorts will begin re-airing in April 2014.
Takashi Shimizu and Noboru Iguchi will be directing the second season, and Shoichiro Masumoto will be writing the scripts.
The original series of anime shorts featured six-minute horror stories based on urban legends. The shorts inspired by Shōwa-era illustrated paper theater productions aired in Summer 2013. Crunchyroll simulcast the shorts as they aired in Japan.