GYO (The Death Stench Creeps): Volume 2 by Junji Ito (Jan) Paperback According to Big Comic Spirits, Ito Junji’s horror manga Gyo was announced. Gyo (ギョ) was originally released in in Big Comic Spirits (ビッグコミック スピリッツ). It was later picked up by Viz Media for an English translation. The manga. Gyo (ギョ?, Fish) is a horror manga by Junji Ito. It also includes a pair of bonus stories, titled The Enigma of Amigara Fault and The Sad Tale of the.

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Ito saves that honor for the plague that comes with these creatures, a curious hybrid of man-made mechanical engineering and man-made genetic modification on the bacterial level that is somehow carried via the stench from the marine organisms and turns people into bloated crab-legged killers themselves.

And the nightmare lasts and lasts! Archived from the original on October 22, A very imaginative and actually disturbing story.

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Gyo opens with a crew of fisherman aboard a trawler dragging up a number of strange-looking fish in the boat’s net. Overlooking View The Garden of Sinners: The walking machine scuttles into the room, now carrying Koyanagi’s arm instead of the fish.

Upon switching the machine on, Koyanagi is mortally wounded by Kaori, who quickly escapes. The story starts with a family celebrating their new home. Large groups of walking machines attack Kaori, and Tadashi becomes lost in his attempt to save her. Too long, you ask? Esta historia ocupa unas 6 paginas Nota: Assistant of Doctor Koyanagi, she cares for him and tries to help him.


The next day, large amounts of marine life with legs invade Okinawa, including a legged great white shark which menaces the protagonists.

Retrieved from ” https: Viz Media published an English-language translation of the two volumes in North America from September to March and re-released it from October to January May 21, Xwirus rated it liked it Shelves: He tries to figure out what makes the fish move.

The things that happen in the story are insane in a good way and it moves fast, not much down time and not one moment outstays its welcome. The story is creepy and the drawings are creepy.

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That reminds me — this same guy has a poor sense of urgency. I loved it, as outlandish, gruesome and foul as it is.

Encountering a fish with legs, Kaori, who has a hyper-sensitive sense of smell, becomes irritated by its smell and begs Tadashi to get rid of it. Apr 10, Sam Quixote rated it liked it. It does exactly what it’s trying to do, which is unsettle you.

Adventures in the Floating World: Gyo

It’s kind of obsessive! Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. After noticing that her father is missing, the family’s daughter hears him crying out in pain and leads the family into the basement.

Discussion of Gyo by Junji Ito 1 3 Apr 16, Later, it is found that the Japanese Army was researching germs that produce the death stench during World War II in a desperate effort to turn the tide of the war.


Gyo by Junji Ito

A uniquely weird, grotesque story that creates tension and atmosphere like no other artist out there It’s as good and as disturbing as Uzumaki, but the end was just flat and ok. Is there any part of you that thinks, Boy, this Ito fella should draw official artwork for our all-ages video games series?

We are left pretty much in the middle of the story with no real idea about how exactly this horror came to be and what will happen to the people of this world now. Ito tweaks the familiar pressure of family expectations a common theme in Japanese fictionturning domestic anxiety into hair-raising horror. In Gyo, one fish crawls up on the Okinawa shore. Ranked Popularity Members 28, A girl’s hair rebels against being cut off and runs off with her head; Girls deliberately catch a disease that makes them beautiful but then murder each other; a woman treats junij skin with lotion so she can take it off and look at her muscles, but the skin dissolves and she tries to steal her sister’s skin, etc.

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