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Tomie : no use escaping / story & art by Junji Ito ; translator, Naomi Kokubo ; touch-up & lettering, Eric Erbes.

Tomie : no use escaping

Itō, Junji, 1963- author, illustrator. (Author).
Kokubo, Naomi, translator. (Added Author).
Erbes, Eric, letterer. (Added Author).

Record details

  • ISBN: 1421590565
  • ISBN: 9781421590561
  • Physical Description: 740 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: Complete deluxe edition.
  • Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Viz Media, LLC, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Originally published in Japan in 2011 by Asahi Shumbun Publications Inc., Tokyo"--Colophon.
Reads from right to left.
Color illustrated endpapers.
Summary, etc.:
Tomie Kawakami is a femme fatale with long black hair and a beauty mark just under her left eye. She can seduce nearly any man, and drive them to murder as well, even though the victim is often Tomie herself. While one lover seeks to keep her for himself, another grows terrified of the immortal succubus. But soon they realize no matter how many times they kill her, the world will never be free of Tomie.
Target Audience Note:
Rated T+ for Older Teen and is recommended for ages 16 and up. This volume contains graphic violence and mature themes.
Subject: Murder > Comic books, strips, etc.
Girls > Comic books, strips, etc.
Femmes fatales > Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre: Horror comics.
Comics (Graphic works)
Graphic novels.

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