Junji Itō: Uzumaki (Hardcover, 2013, VIZ Media) 4 stars

Kurôzu-cho, a small fogbound town on the coast of Japan, is cursed. According to Shuichi …

Review of Uzumaki

5 stars

What could I possibly say about Junji Ito’s works that have not already been said? He is a master at taking bizarre or mundane ideas and turning them into a creeping horror with his fantastic art style. This collection of stories about this doomed town and the people who live in it initially feels disconnected and disparate, but ultimately built up into a suitably Lovecraftian conclusion. If you are interested in horror manga and have not yet tried out this book, do yourself a favor and check it out.