Chainsaw Man anime revealed a preview for episode 4, which is set to air later today. Studio MAPPA is animating the adaptation of the highly popular series. Preview images are also available on the official website.
The anime is listed with 12 different ending theme songs and a new one is featured every week. The previous episode had MAXIMUM THE HORMONE’s song. Kenshi Yonezu is performing the opening theme song “KICK BACK” and the opening also features references to various movies. Crunchyroll is streaming the anime and describes the plot as:
Denji is a young boy who works as a Devil Hunter with the “Chainsaw Devil” Pochita. One day, as he was living his miserable life trying to pay off the debt he inherited from his parents, he got betrayed and killed. As he was losing his consciousness, he made a deal with Pochita, and got resurrected as the “Chainsaw Man”: the owner of the Devil’s heart.
The staff for the anime includes Ryu Nakayama as the director, Kazutaka Sugiyama as the character designer, ans Kiyotaka Oshiyama, who is credited for creature designs. Kensuke Ushio is composing the music. The main cast is:
- Kikunosuke Toya as Denji
- Tomori Kusunoki as Makima
- Shogo Sakata as Aki Hayakawa
- Fairouz Ai as Power
- Mariya Ise as Himeno
- Kenjiro Tsuda as Kishibe
- Karin Takahashi as Kobeni Higashiyama
- Taku Yashiro as Hirokazu Arai
- Shiori Izawa as Pochita
Source: Chainsaw Man Anime Twitter
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