Alternative Titles:Boogiepop wa Warawanai: Boogiepop Phantom, Boogiepop Never Laughs, Boogiepop Doesn't Laugh
Genres:Dementia, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Psychological, Supernatural
The story takes place in an unnamed Japanese city, a month after a pillar of light appeared in the night sky and five years after a string of serial killings. Boogiepop Phantom follows an ensemble cast of characters, mostly high school students, who are witnesses to the incident and its consequences. At the time of the series, high school students have started to disappear again and the blame is placed on Boogiepop, an urban legend who is said to be the personification of Death.