The Zombie Maria is about two characters – Misao and the titular Maria. Misao is introduced at the very start as he is attempting to hang himself in a nearby, off-limits forest. He is about to go through with it, when he is approached by what he assumes is a monster. This “monster” is in […]
After about six months of owning the game, I have finally started playing Skyrim VR. And I’ve gotta say – it is so f**king awesome. Okay so the graphics are still of the game’s original era, but being in that world just feels so great nonetheless. I get those butterflies in my stomach as I […]
I’m sorry, dear website. I haven’t been paying you much attention recently. I have been busy writing on my Horror Manga blog, but that’s no excuse. In fact, I only mention it for the chance to create a backlink from this page. I promise I’ll start coming over more often.
What is Portus about? In Portus by Jun Abe, we step inside a world that feels to me like a cross between the films Ring and Videodrome. It follows a schoolgirl, Asami, and her investigation into the mystery surrounding her friend’s untimely death. Although considered a suicide, Asami finds reasons for this to not be […]
Fuan No Tane is a collection of short horror manga stories by artist and writer Masaaki Nakayama. These stories attempt to delve directly into the part of the brain that works to unnerve us. And in most of the stories here, it manages to accomplish just that. How short is short? Up until now, when […]
What is Fashion Model by Junji Ito about? Iwasaki is a screenwriter, who is currently working on a script for his film-making friends. In a chance reading of a fashion magazine he comes across the portrait photo of the creepiest looking model you could ever hope to see. After this brief encounter with her visage, […]
What is Shiver by Junji Ito about? In Shiver by Junji Ito, we are pretty much confined to the back garden area between Yuji’s bedroom window and his neighbour Rina’s. They are both children who look to be in their early teens. Yuji notices Rina one day as she is pointing out of her window […]