After the world premiere of MAPPA’s live broadcast on September 19, the official chainsaw man The website and accounts released a new trailer for an upcoming anime, as well as announcing the opening, 12 finalists, an artist, and an additional cast for five other characters for the series.
Kenshi Yonezu will perform the opening theme “KICK BACK”, with the following artists performing the ending themes for each of the twelve episodes (the order does not reflect the song to be performed in each episode).
- “HAWATARI NIKU CENTI (“Blades of Two Hundred Million Centimeters Long”) by MAXIMUM THE HORMONE (will also be used as an insert song)
- “All Kinds of Kisses” by ano
- “Fighting Song” by Eve
- Emer “Deep Down”
- “A date” for the canary
- “In the Back Room” by syudou
- “Violence” by QUEEN BEE
- “Time Remaining” by ZUTOMAYO
- The “first death” of TK from Ling to the site
- TOOBOE “Tablet PC”
- “CHAINSAW BLOOD” by Vaundy
- “DOGLAND” by PEOPLE 1
The newly announced cast includes:
Shiori Izawa (Nanachi ve .) Made in the abyss) as at work
Maria Essi (Killua in Hunter X Hunter) like Himino
Karen Takahashi Dr. StoneLike Kobeni Higashiyama
Taku Yashiro (Vulcan Joseph V) firepowerLike Hirokazu Arai
Kenjiro Tsuda JUJUTSU KAISEN) like Kishibe
The cast and crew were previously announced as follows:
- Director: Ryu Nakayama (JUJUTSU KAISEN Episode 19 (Exit)
- Screenplay: Hiroshi Seko (Mob Psycho 100And the JUJUTSU KAISEN)
- Character design: Kazutaka Sugiyama (Moshoku Tensei: The Unemployed Reincarnation)
- Action Animation Director: Tatsuya Yoshihara (black cloverAnd the night waterman)
- Assistant Director: Masato Nakazono (JUJUTSU KAISENAnd the SSSS.Gridman)
- Demon Design: Kiyotaka Uchiyama (Flip FlapperAnd the space dandy)
- Background Art Director: Yusuke Takeda (Vinland SagaAnd the JUJUTSU KAISEN)
- Color design: Naomi Nakano (Sword Art Online: Alicization)
- Screen design: Yosuke Miyahara (Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-blooded orphans)
- Music: Kensuke Ushiosilent soundAnd the Devilman Crepebe)
- Animation Producer: Keisuke Seishimo (JUJUTSU KAISEN)
- Kikunosuke Toya as Denji
- Tomori Kusunoki (Natsume in Decca Dennis) in the name of Makima
- Shoujo Sakata (Karin Sasaki in firepowerLike Aki Hayakawa
- Fayrouz Eye (Jolyne Kujo in JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stone Ocean) as a force
Viz Media manga releases In English, with all eleven volumes of Part One now published. chainsaw man Part 2 seem The series will air on the digital manga magazine Shonen Jump +, the Shonen Jump app, and the Manga Plus app on July 13. chainsaw man Volume 12, the first volume containing Part 2, was also announced, and is scheduled for release in Japan on October 4. Crunchyroll will broadcast the series It also airs in Japan when it airs in October. The series is described as follows:
Denji is a teenage boy who lives with a chainsaw demon named Pochita. Due to the debts his father left behind, he was living a rough life while paying off his debts by harvesting demon corpses with Pochita.
One day, Denji is betrayed and murdered. When his consciousness fades, he enters into a contract with Pochita and is resurrected as “a chainsaw man” – a man with a demon’s heart.
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