Junji Ito meets Mary Shelley! The master of horror manga bends all his skill into bringing the anguished and solitary monster—and the fouler beast who created him—to life.
Also included are six tales of Oshikiri—a high school student who lives in a decaying mansion connected to a haunted parallel world.
Frankenstein: Junito Story Collection will be released on October 16th by VIZ Media.
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An arm peppered with tiny holes dangles from a sick girl’s window… After an idol hangs herself, balloons bearing the faces of their destined victims appear in the sky… An amateur film crew hires an extremely individualistic fashion model and faces a real bloody ending…
Horror fans should mark December 19th on their calendar.
VIZ Media is releasing the hardcover edition on Shiver: Junji Ito Selected Stories under its VIZ Signature imprint on that date.
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For year’s edition of Halloween ComicFest, VIZ Media is releasing two free samplers – one playing a bit more to the scary side of the season and one… not so much.
The scary side sampler features a first look at Junji Ito’s Shiver – an anthology of horror short stories that will be released in a deluxe hardcover edition in December.
The less than scary sampler features Pokémon Omega Ruby • Alpha Sapphire – Ruby, Sapphire and Emerald face a new crisis of epic proportions: a giant meteor hurtling toward the planet!
Both samplers will be available in comics shops on Saturday, October 28th.
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Japanese horror master Junji Ito’s paranormal manga thriller Tomie will be released in North America in a deluxe hardcover edition as part of VIZ Media’s VIZ Signature imprint.
Tomie is an immortal succubus who can seduce and drive any man to committing murder – even if she is frequently the victim (no one said that immortality would be easy…).
Tomie will be in stores on December 20th. It was also be available digitally from VIZ.com and the VIZ Manga App, as well as from the Nook, Kobo, Kindle, iBooks, comiXology, and GooglePlay stores. Follow the jump for a more detailed synopsis.
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An old wooden mansion that turns on its inhabitants. A dissection class with a most unusual subject. A funeral where the dead are definitely not laid to rest. These are just a few of the tales of horror in Junji Ito’s manga collection, Fragments of Horror.
VIZ Media will release Fragments of Horror, by the creator of Gyo and Uzumaki, under its VIZ Signature imprint on June 16th. Follow the jump for details.
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Junji Ito’s GYO – a seminal horror manga is coming to North America in an omnibus hardcover edition from VIZ Media’s VIZ Signature imprint.
It starts with that unique stench of death and a strange fish with legs, pulling Tadashi and Kaori into a spiral of horror as mutated sea creatures invade Japan.
The 400-page GYO Deluxe Edition features a new cover design and full color endpapers and will be in stores on April 21st. For further details, follow the jump.
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Fragments of Horror – a collection of horror short story manga – will be getting a deluxe hardcover release from VIZ Media under its VIZ Signature imprint.
The stories, by Junji Ito – creator of Gyo and Uzumaki, range from an old wooden mansion that turns on its inhabitants to a dissection class with a most unusual subject to a funeral where the dead are definitely not laid to rest.
Fragments of Horror is planned for a Summer 2015 release. For further details, follow the jump.
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