I was first introduced to Junji Ito’s work when I was fifteen years old. I remember my friend talking non-stop about Uzumaki, and almost infecting us with her obsession with the spiral-themed manga. Our friendship group quickly devoured the series. While not everyone kept up with Ito over the years, I definitely did. I followed his… Continue reading The Art of Junji Ito: Twisted Visions Review
The winter anime season is coming to a close, and with it comes my full series reviews. Unfortunately this time there weren’t many series I was interested in, so this may be my only anime review for this month! Today we’ll be having a look at the Junji Ito Collection, to give some context to… Continue reading Junji Ito Collection Review ~ Not the Horror Anime We Wanted!
A new year means a whole new year of anime series! There’s a few big names like SNK and One Punch Man that are getting new seasons and others like Persona 5 which have a lot of hype surrounding them. But before we can deal with those series we gotta get through winter! As always… Continue reading Winter 2018 First Impressions ~ Part 1
Junji Ito has been one of my life long favourite horror mangaka. I was first introduced to his work in High School when I friend recommended I read ‘Uzumaki’, where a town becomes obsessed with spirals. One scene where a woman stabs herself in the ear – because of the spiral structure of the eardrum,… Continue reading My Top 5 Junji Ito One Shots: Freaky Friday