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ITOU Junji  [Edit]
Associated Names
ITO Junji
ITOU Jiyunji
Name (in native language)
Birth Place
Gifu Prefecture, Japan
Birth Date
July 31, 1963
Last Updated
August 9th, 1:15pm PST
He was inspired from a young age by his older sister's drawing and Umezu Kazuo's comics and thus took an interest in drawing horror comics himself. Worked as a dental technician before becoming a a full-time mangaka.

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Is married to ISHIGURO Ayako (石黒亜矢子).
Blood Type
Horror(16)  Seinen(16)  Drama(15)  Supernatural(10)  Mystery(9)  Tragedy(9)  Josei(8)  Psychological(7)  Mature(6)  Sci-fi(4)  Historical(2)  School Life(2)  Slice of Life(2)  Action(1)  Adventure(1)  Comedy(1) 
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Series Title (Click for series info)   Genre   Year
Black Paradox   Drama, Horror, Mature, Mystery, Psychological, Sci-fi, Seinen   2009
Frankenstein (ITO Junji)   Horror, Mature, Seinen, Tragedy   1994
Gyo   Drama, Horror, Mature, Mystery, Psychological, Sci-fi, Seinen, Tragedy   2001
Human Chair   Drama, Historical, Horror, Seinen   2007
Itou Junji Kyoufu Manga Collection   Drama, Horror, Josei, Mystery, Psychological, Supernatural, Tragedy   1987
Itou Junji no Neko Nikki: Yon & Mu   Comedy, Seinen, Slice of Life   2008
Itou Junji, Ooi ni Chousensuru - Shakaika Daikengaku   Seinen   2010
Jigokusei Remina   Drama, Horror, Mystery, Psychological, Sci-fi, Seinen, Tragedy   2005
Junshoku Madara Nikki   Josei   2012
Kai, Sasu   School Life, Seinen, Slice of Life   2010
Kaiki Kanzume   Drama, Horror, Seinen, Supernatural   1996
Kaisouroku     --
Ma no Kakera   Horror, Josei   2013
Mimi no Kaidan   Drama, Horror, Seinen, Supernatural, Tragedy   2002
Neko Manga ga Nyan!   Seinen   2009
Neko Neko Neko!!! - Niki Manga no Jitsuwa Neko Manga!   Josei   2008
Shibito no Koiwazurai   Drama, Horror, Seinen, Supernatural   --
Shin Yami no Koe - Kaidan   Drama, Horror, Josei, Mystery, Psychological, Supernatural, Tragedy   2006
Tensaitachi no Kyouen   Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-fi, Seinen, Supernatural   2014
The Summer Time Graduation Trip   Drama, Horror, Mature, Mystery, Seinen   2010
Tomie   Drama, Horror, Josei, Supernatural, Tragedy   1987
Uzumaki   Drama, Horror, Mature, Mystery, Psychological, Seinen, Supernatural, Tragedy   1998
Yami no Koe   Drama, Horror, Josei, Mystery, Psychological, Supernatural, Tragedy   2002
Youkai   Drama, Horror, Josei, Mature, Mystery, School Life, Supernatural   2013
Yuukoku no Rasputin   Historical, Seinen   2010
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