Alt titles: Gyo: The Death-Stench Creeps, Gyo: Ugomeku Bukimi

Vol: 2; Ch: 18
2001 - 2002
3.625 out of 5 from 1,236 votes
Rank #7,184

Okinawa was the first affected; swarms of fish with spindly legs rose from the sea, carrying with them an overpowering stench of death. Kaori and Tadashi find themselves in the midst of the incident and quickly travel to Tokyo to ask for Tadashi's scientist uncle's help - but even Tokyo isn't safe for long, and sea creatures aren't the only beings affected by the horror...

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bollier Nov 8, 2010
Score 8/10

If you are looking for a manga that is strange/macabre, then Junji Ito is your man.  Gyo is just one example of his work that shows us that even the most ludicrous ideas can be truly interesting if done correctly. STORY: 7/10The basic premise of Gyo is that fish mysteriously obtain insect-like legs and start overrunning Japan. Tadashi and his girlfriend, Kaori, must survive this insanity while trying... read more

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chii Nov 29, 2010
Score 9/10

No love for bloaty girlfriend! Flying bag stink fish! Shark goes GASHUNK! You can never have too many legs! The bonus stories attatched at the end are AWESOME! "This is my hole! It was made for me!" read more

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