During animation studio MAPPA’s 10th anniversary live-stream event, the studio unveiled the first teaser for the upcoming Chainsaw Man TV anime. The full video can be found below.

The teaser also revealed the anime’s main staff:

Director: Ryu Nakayama

Screenwriter: Hiroshi Seko

Character Designer: Kazutaka Sugiyama

Action Director: Tatsuya Yoshihara

Chief Technical Director: Masato Nakazono

Devil Designer: Kiyotaka Oshiyama

Art Director: Yusuke Takeda

Color Key Artist: Naomi Nakano

Screen Designer: Yohei Miyahara

Music Composer: Kensuke Ushio


Tatsuki Fujimoto’s Chainsaw Man manga debuted in Weekly Shonen Jump in December 2018, and the series’s “first part” concluded in the magazine this past December. The manga’s “second part” will be serialized on Shueisha’s Shonen Jump+ digital platform. The series currently has over 9.3 million copies in circulation.

About The Author Varun Gupta

Varun Gupta is an analyst residing in Minnesota. While his professional interests have led him on the path to the business world, he has always had an immense love of animation and comics. An obsessive manga collector, he spends his free time attempting to read through his massive backlog of series, hoping to one day finish them all. Will he succeed in his perilous quest? Probably not, but at least he’s having fun doing it!