It’s lengthy been a custom for heroes to include symbols or direct references to their powers of their superhero names. You recognize those: Spider-Man, Batman, Ant-Man, Iron Man, Aquaman, and lots of extra. However Chainsaw Man isn’t like several of these heroes. Arguably, he isn’t even a hero in any respect. Nor was he bitten by a radioactive chainsaw or something too convoluted like that. As a substitute, he’s an abnormal highschool scholar who has been cursed with the center of a demon.
As established in Tatsuki Fujimoto’s Chainsaw Man manga, the lead character is Denji and his world is sort of completely different from our personal. The supernatural isn’t solely actual, it doesn’t hassle to cover its existence. Demons brazenly stroll the Earth, some extra evil than others. And to repay his late father’s debt, Denji was blackmailed into accepting a pet satan, Pochita, and turning into a satan hunter. That call finally value Denji his life. Solely by merging with Pochita was he capable of survive because the grotesque Chainsaw Man. The excellent news is that Denji can nonetheless assume human type, although he’s now half demon himself.
The trailer additionally introduces Makima, a younger lady who clearly has a demonic aspect of her personal. Makima could look harmless, however we guarantee you that she isn’t. She has her personal agenda for Denji and his Chainsaw Man persona. And nothing will stand in her means of seeing that by way of, not even Denji himself.
Chainsaw Man was directed by Ryu Nakayama from a screenplay by Hiroshi Seko. It’s going to premiere on Crunchyroll in October.