Since its debut in December 2018, Chainsaw Man by Tatsuki Fujimoto has become one of the rising stars of Weekly Shonen Jump. Viz Media has been simulpublishing the series on their Shonen Jump subscription service since the start of its serialization, but now Chainsaw Man will also be available in volume format this October. Viz Media has provided an official press release below:
Story and Art By Tatsuki Fujimoto
Published October 6, 2020
A Supernatural Rip-Roaring Chainsaw Action
SAN FRANCISCO, CA—Denji’s a poor young man who’ll do anything for money, even hunting down devils with his pet devil-dog Pochita. He’s a simple man with simple dreams, drowning under a mountain of debt. But his sad life gets turned upside down one day when he’s betrayed by someone he trusts. Now with the power of a devil inside him, Denji’s become a whole new man—Chainsaw Man!
About VIZ Media, LLC
An international authority on manga for more than three decades, VIZ Media is leading the way in what’s now, new and next. Reaching one in four millennials and half of all GenZ manga readers, VIZ is at the forefront of America’s Japanese pop-culture phenomenon, which today dominates multiple industries from publishing and animation to film and gaming. VIZ is proud to be the #1 destination for manga in America and home to some of the most prestigious anime brands driving the industry. Combined with a market share footprint larger than household names collectively, VIZ has pivoted from a localization company to a market leading pop culture publisher and producer.
About Tatsuki Fujimoto
Tatsuki Fujimoto won Honorable Mention in the November 2013 Shueisha Crown Newcomers’ Awards for his debut one-shot story Love is Blind. His first series, Fire Punch, ran for eight volumes. Chainsaw Man began serialization in 2019 in Weekly Shonen Jump.