It was announced this week that the popular manga series, Chainsaw Man will become an anime with help from the creators of Dorohedoro and Jujutsu Kaisen. The Shukan Shonen Jump series has sold over 5 million copies including the digital version. With the exciting announcement, we got this stunning teaser art for the anime. Check it out below!
From the original creator: Tatsuki Fujimoto
This series is like if Dorohedoro and Jujutsu Kaisen had a child. And the animators for those anime are actually going to animate my series?!
That’s all I’ve wanted!
From animation company: MAPPA
We really wanted to be the ones who will animate this series. Fans all over the world are waiting for great animation, so we will do our best to do so.
For more information checkout the official website!
Chainsaw Man is a Shukan Shonen Jump manga series about a dark hero. The protagonist Denji is trying to pay for his father’s debt, who has now passed away. He is paying the debt by hunting demons and devils with Pochita, a chainsaw demon. One day, they were killed by zombie yakuza. Pochita helps revive Denji, by becoming one with him, in the form of his heart. This gives him the power of the Chainsaw Demon.