■ AUTHOR: Junji Ito
■ ARTIST: Junji Ito
■ SUMMARY: A must read for horror manga fans!
"Kurozu-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 According to Shuichi Saito, the withdrawn boyfriend of teenager Kirie Goshima, their town is haunted not by a person or being but by a pattern: uzumaki, the spiral, the hypnotic secret shape of the world. It manifests itself in small ways: seashells, ferns, whirlpools in water, whirlwinds in air. And in large ways: the spiral marks on peoples bodies, the insane obsessions of Shuichi s father, the voice from the cochlea in your inner ear. As the madness spreads, the inhabitants of Kurôzu-cho are pulled ever deeper, as if into a whirlpool from which there is no return…"
- Summary from mangareader.net
■ READ: http://www.mangareader.net/1358/uzumaki.html>>623
I agree, I was actually gonna make a post about it after this one.