Mimi no Kaidan
Mimi's Tales of Terror
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Mimi no Kaidan

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Mimi's Ghost Stories
Japanese: ミミの怪談
English: Mimi's Tales of Terror
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Type: Manga
Volumes: 1
Chapters: 6
Status: Finished
Published: 2002 to 2003
Genre: Horror Horror
Serialization: None
Authors: Itou, Junji (Story & Art)


Score: 7.231 (scored by 65616,561 users)
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Ranked: #56632
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Popularity: #1625
Members: 12,418
Favorites: 71
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MangaItou, Junji (Story & Art)
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Volumes: /1
Chapters: /6


1. The Woman Next Door
2. Sound of Grass
3. Graveman
4. The Seashore
5. Just the Two of Us
6. The Scarlet Circle


Mimi no Kaidan was published in English as Mimi's Tales of Terror by VIZ Media under the VIZ Signature imprint on October 24, 2023.


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Sep 29, 2023
This year I started to read Junji Ito's Mangas, but Mimi caught me.
I think this is the best manga ahead Uzumaki or Soichi *my favorites before Mimi* I really really recommend this manga.
I will be very transparent with you, I did not knew the original work "Shin Mimibukuro" I will probably see the work someday.
Mimi's character remembers me "Kirie" from Uzumaki, but with other context because here we have short histories, not a long history like Uzumaki. I think the art is good, I like womens next door's draw. We can see the stranger things in Mimi's life with her boyfriend.
So... that's all. Enjoy ...
Nov 7, 2010
Mixed Feelings
Grittier than your average Itou manga but still nothing to write home about if you checked and weren't shocked by his other horror mangas.

The first thing that may surprise you when checking out Mimi is the fact that for like the first time (at least this was for me), Itou starts the character not only in an urban apartment but the first scary monster is actually portrayed as deadly to the main character.

I'm talking Michael Myers or Freddie Krueger deadly here.

Those who haven't read Itou's other works may wonder what the big deal is when mentioning this tidbit but just so that I don't ...
Feb 5, 2019
Mixed Feelings
As a fan of guro anime and manga, my friend and I were both utterly surprised when we figured out I hadn't actually come across any of Junji Ito's works before. She set me with links and as this was the shortest one, I decided to start here for my Ito binge for the night.

Mimi's Ghost Stories is a one volume, six chapter manga book that revolves around Mimi, a young (slightly annoying) girl who somehow always ends up surrounded by ghosts or in a situation with them, or at least the paranormal. From ghosts to strange creatures, and a creepy short story at ...

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