Crunchyroll has revealed the voice cast and a new trailer for the highly anticipated anime series Chainsaw Man based on the original manga written and illustrated by Tatsuki Fujimoto. MAPPA’s film is coming to Crunchyroll in October.
In Chainsaw Man, Denji is a teenager living with a chainsaw devil named Pochita. Denji’s father left his son indebted to the devil, forced to spend his days repaying his father’s debt by harvesting devil corpses with his captor.
One day, Denji is betrayed and killed. As his consciousness fades, he contracts with Pochita and is resurrected as “Chainsaw Man”, a man with a devil heart.
Chainsaw Man Japanese voice cast:
- Kikunosuke Toya – Denji
- Tomori Kusunoki (Decadence) – Makima
- Shogo Sakata (fire force)-Aki Hayakawa
- Fairouz Ai (JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Ocean of Stone) – Power
Check out the trailer:
Chainsaw Man is directed by Ryu Nakayama (JUJUTSU KAISEN), with Masato Nakazono (JUJUTSU KAISEN, SSSS.Gridman) as Deputy Director. The screenplay is by Hiroshi Seko (Mob Psycho 100, JUJUTSU KAISEN). The background art director is Yusuke Takeda (Vinland Saga, JUJUTSU KAISEN), with character design by Kazutaka Sugiyama (Mushoku Tensei: Unemployed Reincarnation). Devil’s design is by Kiyotaka Oshiyama (flip flappers, space dandy). Tatsuya Yoshihara (black clover, Yatterman party) serves as the series’ action director with music by Kensuke Ushio (A silent voice, crybaby devilman).
Debbie Diamond Sarto is Editor-in-Chief of Animation World Network.