Kevin Wilson has been kind enough to check the Japanese 8C report for us: The problem, Banshousha, was opened by Tokio Muroi on 9th December last year. The problem checks in at 8C and is a SLAB, yes, your eyes are not deceiving you. The problem was climbed with no pad and could almost be considered a highball. It can be found on a boulder called the Ogawayama Crystal Slab.Sick!The name Banshousha means „The Accompanist“, which is someone who plays or sings the accompaniement, accompanying a violin or piano for example.