“Strange Manga Way” Book Celebrates 4 Famous Horror Comic Authors

Shueisha’s Home-sha label is releasing a new book entitled Kaiki Manga Michi (“Strange Manga Way”) that examines the lives and works of 4 famous authors of Japanese horror manga. Written Tsuyoshi Adachi and illustrated by Masaru Miyazaki, Kaiki Manga Michi profiles Junji Ito (Tomie), Kanako Inuki (Fushigi no Tatari-chan), Shinichi Koga (Eko Eko Azarak), and Hideshi Hino (Panorama of Hell).

 

 

Kaiki Manga Michi contains biographical information as well as samples of each author’s fiction. The book is a compilation of articles originally published in Home-sha’s Monthly Comic Tokumori magazine. Kaiki Manga Michi hits Japanese book stores on November 19, 2015. The book is 216 pages long and it retails for 778 yen ($6.30 US) including tax.

 

Source: Comic Natalie

 

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