Horror Manga Artist Junji Ito to Team Up With Pokémon Company for Spooky Pokemon Illustrations

on October 18, 2014 12:42 AM

Pokemon Company has decided to spread their own take on creepy for this coming up Halloween: not only have they set up a special KowaPoke page dedicated to the more sinister Ghost-type Pokemon, but the company has also teamed up with horror manga artist Junji Ito to churn out some scary illustrations:

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These illustrations can be downloaded as smartphone wallpapers, as well as turned into T-shirts that will be given away:

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Junji Ito is the talented creator of classic horror manga such as Gyo, Tomie, and Uzumaki.

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