A new Chainsaw Man trailer was advertised at Shinjuku Station in Japan to promote the anime. The trailer consisted of additional scenes which were previously not included in any of the PVs.
The added scenes focus on Denji and Pochita, with one scene showing Pochita walking side by side with Denji.
Chainsaw Man also took up the advertising spot outside the station with an anamorphic illusion promo video.
Additionally, posters of the characters from the anime were put up inside the station and a huge Chainsaw Man illustration along with the release date was put up in the area.
Chainsaw Man anime will start airing in Japan on Oct 11, 2022.
Ryu Nakayama is directing Chainsaw Man anime at MAPPA studio. Hiroshi Seko is writing the scripts, and Kazutaka Sugiyama is designing the characters.
The other previously announced staff members include:
- Kensuke Ushio: Music
- Makoto Nakazono: Chief Technical Director
- Tatsuya Yoshihara: Action Director
- Kiyotaka Oshiyama: Devil Design
- Yūsuke Takeda: Art Director
- Naomi Nakano: Key Color Artist
- Yohei Miyahara: Screen Design
The cast of the anime includes:
- Kikunosuke Toya as Denji
- Fairouz Ali as Power
- Tomori Kusonoki as Makima
- Shogo Sakata as Aki Hayakawa
- Shiori Izawa as Pochita
- Mariya Ise as Himeno
- Karin Takahashi as Kobeni Higashiyama
- Taku Yashiro as Hirokazu Arai
- Kenjiro Tsuda as Kishibe
The opening theme song of the anime KICK BACK, will be performed by Kenshi Yonezu and is composed by King Gnu and Daiki Tsuneta (from Millenium Parade). Chainsaw Man anime will have 12 different ending theme songs.
Crunchyroll will be streaming the Chainsaw Man anime in over 200 countries and territories across the globe, except Asia, while Media Link, which run Ani-One YouTube channel, brought the rights to stream the anime in Asia, including China.
Crunchyroll also revealed the main cast members for English dub edition of the upcoming Chainsaw Man anime on their official website on Sep 19, 2022.