Chainsaw Man is gearing up to hit screens later this year with one of the most anticipated releases in recent history, and the producer behind the upcoming anime has shared new details on what fans can expect from the new visuals of the anime. anime. Tatsuki Fujimoto’s original manga series is now in a much different place than it was when the first part of the manga ended two years ago, and so there’s been a tone of excitement about the how the anime would adapt the brutal and gory moments of the original series. As the team behind the anime teases, the anime will live up to the hype of the manga.
MAPPA CEO Manabu Otsuka, MAPPA Executive Director and Managing Director Makoto Kimura, and series writer Hiroshi Seko explained what to expect Chainsaw ManThe anime’s production during a special panel for anime at Anime Expo earlier this year (which ComicBook.com was present at), and Otsuka opened up about what kind of visuals we can expect from the anime. adaptation. As it teases, the series will highlight the reality and rawness of the original manga series, still tapping into high-concept combat.
When asked about MAPPA’s record for high production quality on works such as Attack on Titan: Final Season, Jujutsu Kaisen and more asking whether or not it means the same for Chainsaw Man, Otsuka explained that it all depends on what the director wants to see behind the adaptation. Knowing that the story itself is a high-fantasy concept, with a chainsaw demon slaying monsters, they want to exploit more reality and the rawness of the violence. Almost teasing a theatrical presentation for the anime’s action, the team wanted to include everything in the anime.
Makoto Kimura then revealed that the MAPPA team has no desire to censor the blood or gore of the original manga series, whether it be with usual techniques such as blurring, cross-hatching or anything else that might mitigate it. So they won’t water down the original story, but also have the kind of presentation fans love from the studio. Now, this is definitely going to be a series to see in action. But what are you hoping to see from the Chainsaw Man anime? Let us know all your thoughts on this in the comments! You can even contact me directly about all things anime and other cool stuff @Valdezology on Twitter!