Ken Wakui's Tokyo Revengers Manga Gets TV Anime Adaptation in 2021


  

 

A TV anime adaptation of Ken Wakui’s Tokyo 卍 Revengers manga is confirmed to be within the works for a premiere in 2021. As with the manga’s English version and the forthcoming live-action movie, the title of the anime is Tokyo Revengers, excluding 卍 (swastika) from the unique title. The anime’s official web site and Twitter have opened with a teaser visible drawn by the manga creator, posting an announcement PV that includes the manga’s well-known scenes. 

  

The Tokyo 卍 Revengers manga has been serialized in Kodansha’s Weekly Shonen Journal since 2017 and to this point launched 17 tankobon volumes in Japan, printing greater than 4 million copies. Its live-action movie adaptation venture was introduced in February 2020 and is ready to be launched in Japan on October 9, 2020.

  

 

Announcement PV:

 

【特報PV公開!】
原作のカットを使用した、不良軍団”東京卍會”の結成時のエピソードや、花垣武道(タケミチ)と佐野万次郎(マイキー)の出会いが印象的なPVが公開されました!https://t.co/CEN8XtCSfn#toman_anime pic.twitter.com/6ZyeUY1uaQ

— TVアニメ『東京リベンジャーズ』公式 (@anime_toman) June 18, 2020

  

 

Below the title Tokyo Revengers, its English version has been revealed by Kodansha USA. The writer introduces its synopsis as under:

 

Watching the information, Takemichi Hanagaki learns that his girlfriend from approach again in center faculty, Hinata Tachibana, has died. The one girlfriend he ever had was simply killed by a villainous group generally known as the Tokyo Manji Gang. He lives in a crappy house with skinny partitions, and his six-years-younger boss treats him like an fool. Plus, he’s an entire and complete virgin … On the peak of his rock-bottom life, he out of the blue time-leaps twelve years again to his center faculty days!! To avoid wasting Hinata, and alter the life he spent operating away, hopeless part-timer Takemichi should goal for the highest of Kanto’s most sinister delinquent gang!!

  

 

Supply: “Tokyo Revengers” TV anime official web site / Twitter

 

© Ken Wakui, Kodansha/Anime “Tokyo Revengers” Manufacturing Committee