Viz Media Acquires Junji Ito’s ‘Fragments of Horror’ Manga

Viz Media has announced a new manga pickup today with the acquisition of Ma no Kakera, which will be localized as Fragments of Horror. It’s also been known as The Shard of Evil in some translations. The book is a collection of horror stories from the master himself, Junji Ito, that ran for eight chapters in early 2013 to early 2014 in the Nemuki magazine. There is only one volume to it and Viz Media will be bringing it out in June 2015 for fans of the man behind Uzumaki and Gyo.

TITLE ANNOUNCEMENT: From Junji Ito, creator of Uzumaki, we bring you Fragments of Horror! Coming June 2015. #manga

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