Junji Ito has a busy schedule, and we’re not simply referring to the manga that the grasp of horror is at the moment engaged on. With this fall set to see the anime adaptation of Uzumaki hit Toonami and Netflix asserting Junji Ito’s Maniac sequence is in growth, which is able to animate a variety of tales which have but to hit the small display, a brand new trailer has arrived for an upcoming compilation often known as Liminal Zone.

Junji Ito has been creating manga for many years, not simply with quick tales, however with long-form tales which have helped him in profitable three Eisner awards over the course of his profession. With the likes of Uzumaki, Gyo, Frankenstein, No Longer Human, and several other others serving to in padding out the already spectacular resume of Ito, the artist has grow to be not simply essentially the most well-known identify in relation to horror in anime, however one of many largest masters of horror the world over.

Viz Media took the chance to share the official trailer for Liminal Zone, setting the stage for a creepy story that can see a pair working right into a mysterious lady that opens up the world of the supernatural as the brand new trailer depicts a terrifying otherworldly encounter:

The official description for Junji Ito’s Liminal Zone from Viz Media, which will probably be amassing a number of tales created by the grasp of horror reads as such:

“What destiny awaits them after the screaming?

After abruptly departing from a train in a small town, a couple encounters a “weeping lady”–a professional mourner–sobbing inconsolably at a funeral. Mako changes afterward–she can’t stop crying! In another tale, having decided to die together, a couple enters Aokigahara, the infamous suicide forest. What is the shocking otherworldly torrent that they discover there?

One of horror’s greatest talents, Junji Ito beckons readers to join him in an experience of ultimate terror with four transcendently terrifying tales.”


Currently, there is not a set launch date for Uzumaki or Maniac, however relaxation assured, there are many horror followers ready to sink their tooth into these new diversifications.

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