In Japan, disappearing without a trace has become an art form, and it’s not just for magicians anymore. Introducing the latest trend: Jouhatsu, where individuals orchestrate their own evaporating acts, leaving businesses like ‘night moving’ companies to handle the logistics of vanishing. It’s like a real-life magic trick, except the families left behind are definitely not applauding.

Bizarre phenomenon of ‘evaporated people’ where clients pay thousands to disappear