Written and illustrated by Tatsuki Fujimoto, the chainsaw man manga series is getting an anime adaptation from MAPPA and coming to Crunchyroll soon October 11, 2022
Crunchyroll stirs up the excitement for the October 11 launch of chainsaw man on its streaming service by revealing the English dubcast for the highly anticipated anime series.
Crunchyroll will simulcast, subtitle and dub the series from Japan in more than 200 countries and territories around the world.
With ADR direction through Mike McFarland (Attack on Titan; Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood), the “chainsaw man” English dub cast includes:
Ryan Colt Levy (My Hero Academia: Mission of World Heroes; Moriarty the patriot) – English voice of Denji
Suzie Yeung (Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba; Wonder Egg Priority) – English voice of Makima
Reagan Murdock (Dragon Ball Super; Don’t hurt me, my healer!) – English voice of Aki
Sarah Wiedenheft (black clover; dr. STONE; Dragon Ball Super) – English voice of Power
The English dub of “chainsaw man” premieres Friday, October 7 at New York Comic Con. The English SimulDub™ will air on Crunchyroll at a later date.
Additional dubs include Latin American Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, French and German, with casts to be announced at a later date.
Watch the brand new English Dub trailer for “Chainsaw Man” below.
Based on the widely popular and award-winning manga of the same name, written and illustrated by Tatsuki Fujimoto (fire punch; Looking back; Goodbye, Erik) and serialized in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump, chainsaw man is directed by Ryū 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 lives a life on the bottom, paying off his debt by harvesting devil corpses with Pochita.
“One day Denji is betrayed and killed. As his consciousness fades, he makes a contract with Pochita and is revived as “Chainsaw Man” – a man with a devil’s heart.”
“With dark humor, dynamic characters and a sharp story, chainsaw man is one of the most anticipated new series of this year, and we are extremely excited to bring it to fans on the Crunchyroll service,” said Asa Suehira, Chief Content Officer at Crunchyroll. to think about the spectacular visuals and high-octane action.”
Additionally chainsaw man credits include screenplay by Hiroshi Seko (Attack on Titan last season; Mob Psycho 100; Banana Fish), character design by Kazutaka Sugiyama (Mushoku Tensei: Unemployed Reincarnation), devil design by Kiyotaka Oshiyama (The wind blows; The Secret World of Arrietty; Space Dandy), art direction by Yusuke Takeda (Vivy -Fluorite Eye’s Song-; sword art online; Penguin Highway), and music composed by Kensuke Ushio (The Heike Story; Devil Man: Crybaby; Space Dandy).
Animation is produced by MAPPA (Maruyama Animation Produce Project Association), the prestigious anime studio from Japan known for Attack on Titan last season; JUJUTSU KAISEN; Yuri!!! on ice, stop.Destinyand the coming Hell’s Paradise. MAPPA also released the worldwide box office sensation JUJUTSU KAISEN 0which has become one of the top five highest-grossing anime movies in the US, the top 10 highest-grossing anime movies in the world, and the top 20 highest-grossing movies in Japan.
Bloody Disgusting’s Michael Pementel raved about the chainsaw man manga recently, writing: “If you need a new adrenaline rush, don’t miss it chainsaw man.”