What You Need to Know:
- VIZ Media is about to send some chills down the spines of readers and manga fans for Halloween ComicFest 2017 with a special FREE sampler featuring an excerpt from SHIVER: Junji Ito Selected Stories, the upcoming release from the celebrated master of horror manga, Junji Ito. Along with that they'll also be offering a FREE manga sampler featuring a sneak preview of POKÉMON OMEGA RUBY • ALPHA SAPPHIRE.
- Held annually, Halloween ComicFest will be celebrated this year on Saturday, October 28th at scores of comic shops and retailers nationwide. On this day, participating shops offer fans and visitors FREE Halloween ComicFest samplers filled with previews of exciting upcoming titles.
- SHIVER will be released in a deluxe hardcover edition by VIZ Media on December 19th under its VIZ Signature imprint. The manga anthology includes nine of Junji Ito’s best short stories, as selected by the author himself and presented with accompanying notes and commentary. An arm peppered with tiny holes dangles from a sick girl’s window… After an idol hangs herself, balloons bearing the faces of their destined victims appear in the sky… An amateur film crew hires an extremely individualistic fashion model and faces a real bloody ending… An offering of nine fresh nightmares for the delectation of horror fans.
Source: Official Press Release
Junji Ito is the god of horror manga. Can't wait to read this!
Pokemon is horror? Haha I would've never thought that. Well they are monsters after all hence the name Pokemon.