Junji Ito Maniac: Japanese Tales of the Macabre anime reveals more stories, a cast and a new look

The official Netflix anime account on Twitter has revealed four more stories for

Junji Ito Maniac: Japanese Tales of the Macabre

anime on October 14, 2022, including ”

Tirówka with ice cream


City of tombs


Library Vision


Headless statue


A new key graphics for the upcoming anime, which will be released on January 19, 2022, were also revealed only on Netflix.

The newly announced cast with scenes and the summary of history includes:

Tirówka with ice cream

The bus has music played.Only children can eat ice cream.Ice cream for will on the ice cream bus!The kids go crazy about the bus with ice cream, but strange things happen on the bus.

Ryotaro Okiayu as Sonoharasar Matsumoto as Tomokitakatsugu Chikamatsu as Ice Cream Man

Tomb Town

With a brother leading Kaor, she goes to the city, to which her best friend Izumi moved.However, on the way their car hits a young girl.They come to the city where the dead are mysteriously turned into tombstones.They both find shelter at Izumi’s house, but when they find out that Izumi’s sister has not returned home, a search is carried out.Did Kaoru and her friends hit Izumi’s sister?

Translated from www.deeppl.com/translator (free version)

Ryohei Kimura as Yoshikawa Tsuyoshim

Library Vision


The library was filled with a terrifying number of books.Goro shows a strange obsession with the library.One book has disappeared and Goro is crazy.

Yuki Kaji as Goro Shirarasaki Tomoe Hanba as Koko

Headless statue

The sculpture made by the Okabe art teacher was strange.There is no neck.At this time, the ketch is killed.He was found without a head.After this day, Shimada, a member of the club that was from Wacabe at the end, began to behave strangely.

Fumiko Orikas as Rumitakashi Kondo as Shimada

Other cast members are:

Takahiro Sakurai: Kazuya Hikizuri (The Strange Hikizuri Siblings: The Séance) Romi Park: Kiko (The Strange Hikizuri Siblings: The Séance) Hisako Kanemoto: Sayoko (unbearable labyrinth) yōko hikasa: chiemi (long hair in the attic) natsumi takiko (kuriko (long hair in the attic) Butt) Hajime IIjima as Shigoro (The Strange Hikizuri Siblings: The Séance) by Risa Shimizu as Narumi (The Strange Hikizuri Siblings: The Séance) Ayaka Asai as Hitoshi (The Strange Hikizuri siblings: the séance) Tomoko Kaneda Séance) Rie Setagara as a volume (volume: photo) Yumi Hanamori as Tsukiko Izumisawa (Volume: Photo) Taku Yashiro as Yamazaki (Volume: Photo) Tomokazu Sugita as Tachi (volume: photo: photo) As Kazuko Morinaka (hanging balloons) Daisuke Kishio as Shinya Shi Raishi (hanging balloons) Iori Nomizu as Kagumi Fujino (hanging balloons) Yuji Mitsuya as Sōichi (room with 4 walls) Yoshimas Hosoya as Kōichi (room with 4 walls) yuka saitō j Ako Sayuri (room with 4 walls) Yutak Aoyama as tagaisu (room with 4 walls) Hiro Shimono as Oshikiri (intruder)

Anime will consist of a total of 20 horror stories from the works of Ito “for the first time”, including stories

Volume, sōichi


Hanging balloons


In the previous announcement, the author revealed that work is underway on the new anime project for his

Itō Junji Kessaku-Shū

(Junji Ito Masterworks Collection) Manga collection.The Manga collection contains one of the most famous works of Ito and consists of 11 volumes published in 2011-2013.

Junji Ito is a Japanese horror mangaka.Some of his most famous works are






.His other works are

Manga collection ITou Junji Kyoufu

, a collection of various stories containing a series of stories called

Souichi’s pleasure journal


Dziennik Kot Junji Ito: Yon & mu

, autopard about him and his wife living in a house with two cats.

The work of Ito has gained a significant cult, and some consider it a significant figure recently the iconography of horror.




Official website

© J.I./ASAHI SHIMBUN PUBLISHING, Production Committee for “Maniaka” Junji Ito