Date: 2023 October 26 20:02
Posted by Joe
The good folks from anime streaming giants Crunchyroll have just got in touch to tell us about their latest collaboration with Bershka to launch a Junji Ito Collection Capsule just in time for Halloween. The renowned manga artist is famed for his monochrome horror, especially around spirals, seemingly beautiful ladies and odd balls school boys who are obsessed with metal nails.
The macabre range is available online and in select Bershka stores from 28th October 2023. They've got an horrific range of shirts, jumpers, a hoody and other street fashion. There's some fun accessories too including a great crossbody bag, and a beanie hat. However the press release doesn't state the greatest bit of official merchandise yet. Junji Ito branded socks. You heard it. This isn't a typo, licensed socks from the master of manga horror. So you can wear them to work and go unnoticed or even better, gift them to someone as socks are always an excellent gift.
Crunchyroll and Bershka launch a Junji Ito Collection Capsule for Halloween
The horror mangaka enters a new medium alongside Bershka for a streetwear collaboration, available online and instore.
This spooky season, Bershka in collaboration with Crunchyroll has unleashed a chilling streetwear line inspired by the art of the world-renowned horror author. The new capsule collection features the macabre aesthetic of the highly esteemed mangaka Junji Ito and is available to purchase online now, and instore from the 28th October across Europe and Latin America.
The garments and accessories feature characters from his best-known works, including Tomie, Souichi, Slug Girl and Blood-Bubble Bushes. Cast in black and white with dramatic splashes of red to enhance Junji Ito's art, this collection is the perfect way for any horror fan to show their love this Halloween and beyond.
The Junji Ito Collection is available to stream on Crunchyroll and is free to watch, with adverts through the remainder of October.
The Bershka x Junji Ito Collection is available now at www.bershka.com and in select physical Bershka stores from the 28th October.
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