Uzumaki by Junji Ito

Uzumaki

Uzumaki #1-3

Junji Ito with Yuji Oniki (Translator)

fiction horror manga dark mysterious fast-paced

648 pages | first published 2000

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A masterpiece of horror manga, now available in a deluxe hardcover edition! Kurouzu-cho, a small fogbound town on the coast of Japan, is cursed. According to Shuichi Saito, the withdrawn boyfriend of teenager Kirie Goshima, their town is haunte...
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Summary of 4357 reviews

Moods

dark 99%
mysterious 79%
tense 69%
adventurous 18%
sad 16%
challenging 15%
emotional 10%
reflective 4%
funny 2%

Pace

fast 61%
medium 35%
slow 3%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 71% | A mix: 23% | Character: 2% | N/A: 2%

Strong character development?

No: 56% | It's complicated: 28% | Yes: 9% | N/A: 5%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 42% | Yes: 27% | No: 23% | N/A: 7%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 62% | Yes: 15% | N/A: 11% | It's complicated: 10%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 58% | Yes: 18% | It's complicated: 17% | N/A: 4%

Average rating

4.32

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