Crunchyroll announces Chainsaw Man anime on the way!!

The largest library of anime is about to get bigger with the upcoming anime adaption of the dark fantasy manga Chainsaw Man, written and illustrated by Tatsuki Fujimoto.

The series follows the story of Denji, an impoverished young man who after making a contract with a dog-like devil named Pochita, he fuses with Denji, granting him the ability to transform parts of his body into chainsaws. Denji eventually joins the Public Safety Devil Hunters, a government agency focused on fighting against devils whenever they become a threat to the world.

Produced by MAPPA, the anime is directed by Ryū Nakayama and Makoto Nakazono (chief episode director), with scripts by Hiroshi Seko, character designs by Kazutaka Sugiyama, and devil designs by Kiyotaka Oshiyama. The anime is scheduled to premiere in 2022.