Kenjiro Tsuda will play Kishibe, a Public Safety Devil Hunter from Tokyo Special Division 1, in the anime premiere, for which the main cast members Kikunosuke Toya (Denji), Tomori Kusunoki (Makima), Shogo Sakata (Aki Hayakawa), and director Ryu Nakamura were present. The anime will premiere on October 11.
Along with Kenshi Yonezu's opening theme song "KICK BACK," a new trailer has been released, bringing the total number of episodes to 12: Kenjiro Tsuda and the Chainsaw Man cast members.
- Mariya Ise as Himeno
- Karin Takahashi as Kobeni Higashiyama
- Taku Yashiro as Hirokazu Arai
- Shiori Izawa as Pochita
Kenjiro Tsuda is a well-known anime voice actor who has voiced Atomic Samurai in One-Punch Man, Overhaul in My Hero Academia, Lero Ro in Tower of God, Seto Kaiba in Yu-Gi-Oh, Hannes in Attack on Titan (after the second season) and Tatsu in The Way of the Househusband.
The first trailer for the Chainsaw Man anime was released in June of last year. Crunchyroll will be streaming the anime internationally.
The anime is based on a manga by Tatsuki Fujimoto that ran from 2018 to 2020 and ended after 97 chapters and 11 volumes. The second part, known as Part 2, began on July 13 on the Shonen Jump+ platform.
Denji is a poor young man who will do anything for money, even hunting down devils with his pet devil Pochita. He's a simple man with simple dreams, but his sad life gets turned upside down one day when he's betrayed by someone he trusts. Now with the power of a devil inside him, Denji's become a whole new man—Chainsaw Man!