Uzumaki: Spiral into Horror, Vol. 1 by 伊藤潤二, Junji Ito

Uzumaki: Spiral into Horror, Vol. 1

Uzumaki #1

伊藤潤二, Junji Ito

fiction horror manga dark mysterious medium-paced

208 pages | first published 1998

Description

Shortly after Shuichi Saito's father becomes obsessed with spirals -- snail shells, whirlpools, and man-made patterns -- he dies mysteriously, his body positioned in the shape of a twisted coil. Soon, the entire town is afflicted with a snail-like...
Browse similar books...

Plus

Content Warnings

Submitted by users as part of their reviews

Expand filter menu View summary

See all...

Community Reviews

summary of 1046 ratings (see reviews)

Moods

dark 94%
mysterious 69%
tense 69%
adventurous 7%
sad 7%
challenging 2%
emotional 2%
reflective 2%

Pace

fast 70%
medium 20%
slow 8%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 62% | A mix: 31% | Character: 6%

Strong character development?

No: 55% | It's complicated: 22% | N/A: 14% | Yes: 7%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 50% | No: 34% | N/A: 7% | Yes: 7%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 57% | N/A: 15% | Yes: 15% | It's complicated: 11%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 34% | It's complicated: 26% | Yes: 26% | N/A: 11%

Average rating

4.17