In the seemingly-normal small Japanese town of Kurozu-cho, odd events are beginning to take place. Residents are becoming obsessed with spiral - whirlwinds, snail shells, pottery, or anything with a spiral design. But when strange events start happening in the town, with spirals appearing in disturbing places, can anyone escape their horrible draw?
Uzumaki is Junji Ito's classic horror manga about a town that becomes increasingly obsessed with spirals and the effect this has on the people and the town itself.
The story follows main character Kirie, a high school girl in the small village of Kurôzu-cho. Her boyfriend Shuichi's father has recently been acting strangely, obsessively collecting anything inscribed with or in... read more
Do you know how, after watching some horror movie in pitch black, you feel slightly reluctant to turn on the light, just in case there really is something there? How you start looking over your shoulder for something that’s not there? That’s exactly what I never got from anime or manga. Sure enough, there’s a fair share of highly disturbing material out there, but nothing that actually... read more