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Jack in the box (Uzumaki part 7)

Kirie’s admirer is just like a Jack in the Box — he keeps jumping out at her at inappropriate times. But what happens when he takes it too far?

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Junji Ito inspirations in Diablo 4 game

It looks as though Junji Ito’s influence is being spread ever further, as described in this article on VG247. The upcoming game Diablo 4 seems to be taking some inspiration from the Horror Manga master: https://www.vg247.com/2019/11/02/diablo-4-inspired-junji-ito-anime/ Ito is a man who managed to make fish scary, creating a story where they’re being mind-controlled by a sentient…

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Flesh Colored Horror

Flesh Colored Horror focuses on the suffering of a young boy at the hands of his twisted and skin-obsessed mother.

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Junji Ito Interview in The Winchester Mystery House

An interesting 20-minute interview with Junji Ito as he is escorted around the Winchester Mystery House. I love how Ito’s favourite band is The Beatles!

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Junji Ito cameo in Death Stranding?

Death Stranding is easily one of the most hotly anticipated games of recent years. From the creative genius Hideo Kojima, this epic, world-traversing PS4 game is sure to push boundaries and impress in many ways. What I discovered today, is that there could very well be a cameo by none other that Junji Ito himself.…

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Medusa (Uzumaki part 6)

In Medusa, Kirie becomes directly affected by the town’s Spiral curse. And it is through a very strange means — her hair.

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Tomio Red Turtleneck

In Tomio Red Turtleneck, a young man cheats on his girlfriend and almost loses his head.

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Marionette Mansion

Family reuinions and creepy puppets. Junji Ito delivers a strange and enjoyable story with Marionette Mansion.

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Twisted Souls (Uzumaki part 5)

In Twisted Souls, Junji Ito brings into the town of Kurouzu-cho a Romeo and Juliet kind of story. Except with a little twist.