Other Name: Even An Oni Would Laugh; 鬼が笑う
Author: Chisaka Aya ,
Year of release: 2014
Each year, the villagers of a certain mountain village hold a festival to celebrate the harvest. Tominaga Yuuki, a 17-year-old born outside the village, is chosen to play the role of purifier in the Oni exorcism, the festivals most important ritual, opposite 3-year veteran of the dance Kurashina Hana, his female classmate. In the days leading up to the festival, Yuuki gets more and more frustrated with his role, until he starts to see...?