Paranoia Star
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Paranoia Star

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Synonyms: パラノイア・スター
Japanese: パラノイア・スター
English: Paranoia Star
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Type: Manga
Volumes: 1
Chapters: 8
Status: Finished
Published: Jan 1, 1986 to ?
Genre: Horror Horror
Theme: Psychological Psychological
Serialization: None
Authors: Maruo, Suehiro (Story & Art)


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Collection of short stories by Maruo.

It's almost impossible to summarize them, most of them aren't really plot driven but they deal with abnormal states of the mind and are permeated by a general surrealism.

As in many of this works, he shows references to the art and culture of 1920s and 1930s Japan and Germany which had inspired his own artistic style.


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Aug 12, 2016
Mixed Feelings
I can't tell whether Suehiro Maruo is simply very confident in his means and purpose of storytelling, or whether he's really somewhat ill at heart.
The stories in this collection, depending on whether you could classify them as individual or as one larger narrative, are made up of things that most people don't like. I wondered what cave men might have thought had I shown them Paranoia star. Well, to begin with, most of these pictures would be far too alien to resonate with them, however, I believe that the graphic scenes of violence which are especially prominent in the later parts of the book ...

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