The hit manga series Chainsaw Man gets an anime adaptation and the first trailer is out! As you’d expect, the series looks like a bloody blast! The story is wonderfully insane and the visuals explode with insane energy. You’ll know what I mean by watching this heartbreaking trailer!
The Chainsaw Man manga was created, written and illustrated by Tatsuki Fujimotoand the series was produced by Ryu Nakayama (Fate/Grand Order Absolute Demonic Front: Babylonia; The Rise of the Shield Hero).
In Chainsaw Man“Denji is a teenager who lives with a chainsaw devil named Pochita. Due to the debt his father left behind, he lived a low life while paying off his debt by harvesting corpses of devils with Pochita.
“One day, Denji is betrayed and killed. As his consciousness fades, he makes a contract with Pochita and is resurrected as “Chainsaw Man” – a man with a devil heart.
“With dark humor, dynamic characters and a sharp storyChain saw Man is one of the most anticipated new series this year, and we are extremely excited to bring it to fans on the Crunchyroll service,” said Asa Suehira, Chief Content Officer at Crunchyroll. “Anime fans will be up all night thinking about the spectacular visuals and high-octane action.”
The anime adaptation comes from MAPPA, and it’s coming to Crunchyroll in October! Crunchyroll will simultaneously stream the series from Japan, subtitled and dubbed, in over 200 countries and territories around the world. The voiceovers will include English, Latin American Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, French and German.
The voice cast includes Kikunosuke Toya like Denji, Tomori Kusunoki (Natsume in Decadence) like Makima, Shogo Sakata (Karin Sasaki in fire force) like Aki Hayakawa, and Fairouz Ai (Jolyne Kujo in JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Ocean of Stone) as power
Additional Chainsaw Man the credits include the scenario of Hiroshi Seko (Attack on Titan final season; Mob Psycho 100; Banana fish), character creation by Kazutaka Sugiyama (Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation), design of the devil by Kiyotaka Oshiyama (The wind picks up; Arrietty’s Secret World; space dandy), artistic direction by Yusuke Takeda (Vivy -Fluorite Eye’s Song-; Sword Art Online; penguin highway), and music composed by Kensuke Ushio (Heike’s story; Devilman: Crybaby; space dandy).
I can’t wait to watch this show! He looks awesome! Watch the trailer and let us know what you think!