Tomie Kawakami is a girl who manages to drive many of those around her to obsession. They fall completely in love with her and will do anything for her.

However, this obsession tends to drive those same people to kill and dismember her. Again and again she is killed; burned; buried; drowned... and she keeps coming back.

The Tomie Collection brings together all of Tomie's stories into one single volume that looks great and feels great to hold.

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Old and ugly (Tomie part 20)

In Tomie Old and Ugly, Ryo and Yasuko have managed to keep their Tomie alive and well up until now. But some outside forces may well be trying to get at her still. Will they get her to live to a ripe old age? Will Tomie get the last laugh after all?

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Top Model (Tomie part 19)

In Tomie: Top Model, A very arrogant male model crosses paths with Tomie. He then expects her to swoon for him like all other women. He is sadly mistaken and ends up jeopardising both his career and his life for the sake of his pride.

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Passing Demon (Tomie part 18)

In Passing Demon, a shadowy figure alters the path of a number of children by injecting them with some of Tomie’s blood. What will happen when these girls get older? And what will happen when they each learn of the others’ existence?

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Gathering (Tomie part 17)

A gathering of men meet at a secret location to worship at the feet of their beloved Tomie. But she sets her eyes on another, and is not amused when he doesn’t reciprocate that affection.

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Babysitter (Tomie part 16)

One babysitter takes on a little bit more than she can handle with one strange family. After being locked in what seems to be a prison, she discovers that the baby is not a baby at all. And that isn’t the only secret that the parents are hiding either.

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Moromi (Tomie part 15)

In Moromi, a family Sake factory is the setting for one man’s attempts at disposing of the remains of his mutilated girlfriend, Tomie. But things get strange when the sake begins to turn.

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Boy (Tomie part 14)

An innocent young boy is manipulated into helping an injured Tomie into regenerating. But Tomie’s effect may have a lasting impression upon the boy.

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Little Finger (Tomie part 13)

In Little Finger, the weakest of four brothers is essentially exiled from his family. This happens while he is made to clean up a very bloody mess of theirs. But he will soon find himself in the company of some very strange ladies, while alone in his hidden cave.

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Adopted Daughter (Tomie part 12)

In Adopted Daughter, a girl is found on the ground, outside an old rich couple’s home one rainy night. They take her in and adopt her as their own — to the girl’s delight. But she may not be who she says she is, and she herself may discover some dark secrets about her new home.

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Hair (Tomie part 11)

A Father keeps a box of hair from an old lady friend of his in a secret place. But once his daughter and her friend discover this secret, the hair’s original owner begins to show herself in very strange ways.

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Assassins (Tomie part 10)

In Assassins, an innocent man is caught up in a war between different versions of Tomie. Each Tomie is trying to kill the next one and the man Tetsuo doesn’t know which way to turn.

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Painter (Tomie part 9)

An artist meets a mysterious girl at a gallery opening of his. He soon takes her in as his new model, however, he can’t seem to capture her beauty — at least not to her satisfaction.

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Waterfall Basin (Tomie part 8)

A strange salesman is ran out of a local village by its inhabitants. He throws the contents of his briefcase over a cliff edge and into the lake below. Soon after, strange things begin to happen. Young men start to throw themselves off the same cliff, offering themselves to some strange entity beneath the water.

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Revenge (Tomie part 7)

On a harsh snowy mountain, three hikers discover a naked body sticking out of the ice. Surprising to them, the girl they have found is still alive. She introduces herself as Tomie, and things then begin to go from bad to worse.

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Mansion (Tomie part 6)

In the third and final part of the “Tsukiko Trilogy”, Tomie lures Tsukiko back to her mansion home with the promise of seeing her friend Yamazaki. However, she isn’t prepared for the nightmares that are contained within.

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Kiss (Tomie part 5)

Tsukiko attempts to nurse an injured friend in her blood-stained apartment. The blood remains from the horrific events of the previous chapter, Photo. But Tomie’s presence in that place is still holding on through very gory means.

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Photo (Tomie part 4)

A photography student is asked to get some pictures of Tomie – another student at the school. However, the developed photos uncover something strange beneath Tomie’s beautiful exterior.

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Basement (Tomie part 3)

Following on from Morita Hospital, there seems to be some strange things happening in the Hospital Basement. A mysterious growth is beginning to take a familiar form.

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Morita Hospital (Tomie part 2)

A young girl awaiting a kidney transplant meets the mysterious Tomie through a friend of hers. But after a warning by Tomie to stop seeing that friend, it seems she has much more to give the patient than just threats.

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Tomie

Tomie kicked off what was to become one of the most engrossing and enjoyable horror manga series I have ever read. Not only that but this, its first chapter, kicked off the career of perhaps the most well known and celebrated mangaka, Junji Ito.