Itou Junji: Collection

The Junji Ito Collection

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Alternative Titles

English: The Junji Ito Collection
Japanese: 伊藤潤二「コレクション」


Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jan 5, 2018 to Mar 23, 2018
Premiered: Winter 2018
Broadcast: Fridays at 22:30 (JST)
Licensors: Funimation
Studios: Studio Deen
Source: Manga
Genres: MysteryMystery, ComedyComedy, HorrorHorror, DemonsDemons, PsychologicalPsychological, SupernaturalSupernatural, DramaDrama, ThrillerThriller, SchoolSchool
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 6.151 (scored by 3375133,751 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #73512
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Popularity: #1483
Members: 84,106
Favorites: 300


Both series are episodic horror series that are both really creative in their storytelling. While the stories can range in quality, the ones that hit are truly atmospheric. 
report Recommended by Mizert_
Same author, bizarre stories, oddities, greasy terror. 
report Recommended by Rod_Russ
Episodic series of horror shorts. QSYY is basically the Chinese version of this anime.  
report Recommended by MarylandIzumiKun
Boogiepop Phantom is a loosly collected accumulation of episodic horror stories surrounding the titular Phantom, Boogiepop- an angel of death. Junji Ito Collection has multiple sets of stories centered around multiple monsters that are also episodic. The two are horror, have short lived characters, and have good atmospheric buildup. The nature of the horror with its twilight zone feel is also similar. 
report Recommended by charlie21
Both are horror series with tinges of black comedy (intentional or otherwise). 
report Recommended by Dewelleric
Both are anime consisting of several short horror stories, if you enjoy the episodic storytelling nature of one, you are likely to enjoy the other. 
report Recommended by bridievinn
Both are episodic, while Aoi Bungaku Series adapts famous classic Japanese literature and is less about horror, it falls into same category with psychological and thriller and overall creepiness. 
report Recommended by JakZu
both are episodical horror tales 
report Recommended by StrawberryCat
Both are fairly similar in horror genre. Half-mocking stories and oddities. Ito Junji has some stories in school, similar with Inuki Kanako, as the characters Bukita and Souichi are clones.  
report Recommended by Rod_Russ