Craving a stylish new anime with blood to spare? Enter Chainsaw Man, the devilish hit manga by Shonen Jump, soon coming to streaming on Crunchyroll! A teenage boy named Denji makes a contract with a Devil named Pochita to cheat death, becoming “Chainsaw Man”; the man with a devil’s heart. Chainsaw Man‘s manga sliced it’s path through the competition to winning the Shogakukan Manga award, and critical acclaim. Now, there’s a new trailer for the upcoming anime, and tons of announcements to grind your teeth in to!
In an alternate version of our Earth, creatures called Devils are born from the fears of human beings. Dangerous beings that come from Hell, their powers grow based on the strength of the fear, and 13 years ago, the Gun Devil caused the biggest massacre in human history. Now, in 1997, a young man named Denji works as a Devil Hunter for the yakuza, aided by his dog-like Chainsaw Devil, Pochita, to attempt to pay off his father’s debt to them. When they betray and kill him, Pochita offers to make a contract with him and revive him, under the pretense that he shows Pochita his dreams. When he agrees, they merge into a Human-Devil hybrid, and become Chainsaw Man! The award winning, ultra-violent manga Chainsaw Man is now an exciting new anime by MAPPA, and it’s coming to your screen soon!