As the world of webtoons continues to grow, there are always new and exciting titles to check out. So, what can we expect in the year 2022? Here are ten adult webtoons that are sure to be popular in the coming year!
1. “Tombstone” by Fingersmith
A dark and gritty tale of crime and punishment, “Tombstone” is sure to be a hit with fans of noir tales. This webtoon follows the story of a woman who turns to a life of crime to support her family. But as she digs deeper into the criminal underworld, she realizes that it may be more dangerous than she ever could have imagined.
2. “The Sleepless” by Mamoru Wakui
This twisted tale is set in a world where vampires rule the night and humans live in fear. When he was young, our main character nearly died at the hands of a vampire. Now that he has grown up, he devotes his life to hunting down these monsters—and exacting revenge on them for what they did to him. As he tries to save others from their fate, will he finally find peace? Or will the darkness consume him?
3. “Monstrous Liar” by Tsurugi Hanamuki
On her first day of high school, Bina discovers that she can transform into an adorable monster girl! But while this new ability is certainly exciting, Bina quickly finds that it comes at a price. When she changes into a monster, she loses all of her human memories—including her best friend and the boy she has loved for years. Will Bina be able to find love again in her monstrous form?
4. “Death’s Teller” by Jack Kilty
This dark fantasy webtoon follows the story of Valerie, a young girl who discovers that she can see and speak with the dead. As a death tller , Valerie must help guide souls from the mortal world to their final resting place in order to earn her living. Along the way, however, Valerie falls head over heels for an attractive young man who may not be all that he seems. Will Valerie fall victim to the lies of this mysterious stranger, or can she find the truth about his past?
5. “The Dream Doctor” by Enin
When Dr. Lucy enters into a coma after waking up from a dream where her sister was murdered, her family begins to despair. But when Dr. Lucy wakes up and finds that she is still in the same dream world, she decides to use it as an opportunity to find out what really happened to her sister. Can this young doctor solve the mystery of her sister’s death—all while maintaining her sanity?
6. “Amnesia Labyrinth” by Yassan & Ozawa
When she was younger, our heroine made a deal with a demon in order to save her loved ones. But when the time came for her to fulfill her end of the bargain, she backed out—resulting in the deaths of all those she had sworn to protect. Now, years later, the demon has come back to collect on its debt. To save herself and those she loves, our heroine must venture into the demon’s labyrinth and face her fears head-on.
7. “Bloody Rose” by Gekkou
In this dark and sexy tale, vampires rule the night and humans are nothing more than food for them. When a young woman named Rose is bitten by a vampire, however, she discovers that there is more to her story than meets the eye. With the help of a mysterious stranger named Alexi, Rose soon finds herself in a world filled with danger—and unimaginable romance!
8. “Poison Rose” by Fujiki Syuhei
Rose may be beautiful and talented, but there is something dark lurking beneath her perfect exterior. When a rival scientist threatens to steal her research and ruin everything she has worked so hard for, Rose must find a way to outsmart him. But as Rose works to save herself from this dangerous foe, will she find love along the way? Or will greed take hold and consume her completely?
9. “The Witch’s Garden” by Sei
At the age of sixteen, our heroine discovers that she is a witch. But rather than be excited about her new powers, our heroine tries to keep them under wraps—fearing that others will reject her if they find out what she truly is. When she meets an attractive young man who seems to understand her struggles, however, she starts to reconsider life as a witch entirely… and wonders if perhaps this stranger isn’t all he appears to be. Can love bloom between witches and humans? Or will they always remain bitter enemies?
10. “Forbidden Love” by Yuria Himekawa
Torn between two secret loves in the world of high school, Chizuru finds herself caught in the middle of a tug-o-war between Shin, her childhood friend and Yayoi, her best friend from class. When these two handsome young men both confess their love for Chizuru on the same day, she has to make a tough decision: who will she choose? But as Chizuru’s relationship with one boy begins to blossom into something more than friendship, is it possible that the other may have dark plans of his own? Can love truly bloom in this dangerous situation—or will our heroine fall victim to the darkness?
So there you have it! These are just ten webtoons filled with mystery, romance, and intrigue—perfect for spending a stormy night indoors. Have you read any of these webtoons before? Or do you have any other recommendations for us? Let us know in the comments below!