Japanese horror master and renowned mangaka, Junji Ito, is getting his own TV anime series called the Juniji Ito Masterpiece Collection. Now, a new official website has launched for this new anime, and it reveals a spooky new visual which highlights Ito’s infamously scary art style.
According to the announcement, the new anime will premiere in Winter 2018. Shinobu Tagashira will be both directing this new anime, as well as handling the character designs over at Studio DEEN.
As for the horror master himself, he said that he’s happy that his own horror manga are getting animated. The horror mangaka has had plenty of other adaptations through various media. His GYO manga was adapted into an OVA, while his Uzumaki and Tomie manga have live-action adaptations.
Which Junji Ito work do you want to see an anime adaptation of?
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