Chainsaw Man to Rip Up the Theater in Newly Revealed
Beginning in September 2023, Tokyo and Kyoto will host the show.
It’s time for Tatsuki Fujimoto’s Chainsaw Man to conquer a new medium: the theatre! The diabolical series has already conquered comics and anime. Denji and the Devil Hunter team will enter a new medium in the appropriately called Chainsaw Man the Stage, which will be seen in cinemas in Tokyo and Kyoto from September to October 2023.
Director and writer of Banana Fish and Mobile Suit Gundam 00 Hakai ni Yoru Kakusei, Fumiya Matsuzaki The screenplay and directing for Chainsaw Man the Stage will be handled by Re:(in)novation and MANKAI STAGE A3! stage shows. More information, including casting news, the location of the show, and other items, will be released later.
RELATED: Watch the whole opening and closing sequence of the Chainsaw Man TV anime.
Crunchyroll is streaming The Chainsaw Man TV anime as it airs throughout North America, Central America, South America, Europe, Africa, Oceania, the Middle East, and CIS. The anime had its world debut on October 11 in Japan. According to the series’ description:
Teenage boy Denji lives with Pochita, a Chainsaw Devil. He has been living in squalor because of the debt his father left behind and paying it off by harvesting demon corpses alongside Pochita.
Denji is one day deceived and murdered. In order to be resurrected as “Chainsaw Man,” a man with a devil’s heart, he strikes a deal with Pochita as his awareness begins to wane.