Chainsaw Man has easily become one of the biggest new anime adaptations to arrive in 2022, with Denji’s tragic story resonating with countless anime viewers around the world. With a story that first came from the mind of creator Tatsuki Fujimoto, not only did fans immerse themselves in the gory world of devils and their hunters, but so did manga artists and the mangaka responsible for the surreal comedy series Pop Team Epic. their style to the world of Chainsaw Man.
The finale of the first series of the anime adaptation of Chainsaw Man ended the battle between Denji and Katana Man, with the Chainsaw Devil being able to slice the opposing Devil right down the middle and finally capturing him once the Katana Devil had recovered. While Studio MAPPA has yet to confirm if a second season is in the works, the popularity of the series has many believing that it will only be a matter of time before Denji and his friends return, especially considering the many stories from the manga. which have yet to make it to the small screen. Meanwhile, in the manga itself, Denji’s story continued, though with a new protagonist he took over the reins of the series in Asa Mitaka’s War Devil.
Pop Team Chainsaw
Creator Bkubu Okawa shared their unique style when it comes to Denji and his allies, with Chainsaw Man becoming a heavy hit in the anime world thanks to Studio MAPPA’s anime adaptation last year:
“Rude, gross and a little…cute? Get ready for the larger-than-life attitude of Popuko and Pipimi, the short and tall stars of Pop Team Epic! Based on the bizarre four-panel webcomic by Bkubo Ookawa comes a comedy that will blow your mind with its offbeat jokes and intense absurdity. You think think you’re ready for these girls? Think again, dammit!”