"Junji Ito Collection" Gets an Early Start on WOWOW
The chills and thrills of the Junji Ito Collection TV anime will come a little bit early next year, because the Japanese satellite network WOWOW will begin broadcasting the adaptation based on the horror manga master’s body of work beginning on January 05, 2017.
Junji Ito Collection will air on WOWOW every Friday during the 22:30 time slot (10:30 PM JST) beginning on January 05, 2017. The series will also broadcast on Tokyo MX on Sundays during the 22:00 time slot (10:00PM JST) beginning on January 07, 2018.
Junji Ito Collection is directed by Shinobu Tagashira and features animation by Studio Deen. Exactly which of Ito’s stories will be adapted is being kept a secret until the moment each episode broadcasts in order to keep the viewing audience in a state of suspense.