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Japan's Readers Pick 20 Horror Manga to Keep You Up at Night

posted on by Lynzee Loveridge

I don't know about the rest of you, but once summer is on its last legs I'm in full Halloween mode. It's pumpkins, ghosts, ghouls, and slasher flicks from now until Christmas. Last year I put together a list of 13 streaming anime to get you rightly spooked for the season. Goo! Ranking has its list of horror manga that voters claim will keep you up at night. If you're looking for some brand-new scares or want to revisit some old haunts, here's a decisive list.

Horror Manga To Keep You Up at Night

  1. Jigoku Sensei Nube by Sho Makura and Takeshi Okano
  2. Karada Sagashi by Welzard and Katsutoshi Murase
  3. Kyōfu Shinbun by Jirō Tsunoda
  4. Zekkyō Gakkyū by Emi Ishikawa
  5. Tomie by Junji Ito (available from Viz Media)
  6. Ghost Hunt by Shiho Inada (previously available from Del Rey, out of print)
  7. Eko Eko Azarak by Shinichi Koga
  8. Museum: The Serial Killer is Laughing in the Rain by Ryōsuke Tomoe (available digitally from Kodansha Comics)
  9. Misumisō by Rensuke Oshikiri
  10. Shiyakusho by Kishi Azumi
  11. Kuchisake Onna Densetsu by Kanako Inuki
  12. Fuan no Tane by Masaaki Nakayama
  13. Orochi by Kazuo Umezu (one volume available from Viz Media, out of print)
  14. Uzumaki by Junji Ito (available from Viz Media)
  15. Shibito no Koe o Kiku ga Yoi by Sachiko Hiyodori
  16. Zashiki Onna by Minetarō Mochizuki
  17. Nekojiru Udon by Nekojiru
  18. Zangekikan by Nori Ochazuke
  19. Kyō no Hon by Motosuke Takaminato
  20. Yōki Hiden by Suzue Miuchi

Source: Nico Nico News

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