Anime Dub fans, big news is coming your way! Crunchyroll just announced on Tuesday that the English dub for Tatsuki Fujimoto’s Chainsaw Man television anime will begin streaming on October 25 at 3:30 p.m. EDT. The cast includes Lindsay Seidel, the voice of Nagisa Shiota from Assassination Classroom, and she will play Pochita, according to the streaming platform.
Here are some more of the English Dub cast included in the line-up:
- Ryan Colt Levy (the voice of Shisuto Naruse from Komi Can’t Communicate) as Denji
- Suzie Yeung (the voice of Tomoe Yukishiro from Rurouni Kenshin The Beginning) as Makima
- Reagan Murdock (the voice of the Elephant Zunesha from One Piece) as Aki Hayakawa
- Sarah Wiedenheft ( The voice of Suika from Dr.Stone) as Power
- Lindsay Seidel (the voice of Nagisa Shiota from Assassination Classroom) as Pochita
Mike McFarland was also revealed to be the one directing the English Dub
More dub cast members will be revealed later. Chainsaw Man will have Latin American Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, French, German, and Russian dubs.
On October 11, the anime debuted on TV Tokyo and five additional associated channels, as well as on Amazon Prime Video. Crunchyroll is now streaming Chainsaw Man in over 200 regions and territories worldwide. On October 7, Crunchyroll screened the US debut at New York Comic-Con. The English dub was premiered during the event before the subtitled release.
Crunchyroll, the streaming platform of television anime, describes the story:
Denji is a teenage boy living with a Chainsaw Devil named Pochita. Due to the debt his father left behind, he has been living a rock-bottom life while repaying his debt by harvesting devil corpses with Pochita.
One day, Denji is betrayed and killed. As his consciousness fades, he makes a contract with Pochita and gets revived as “Chainsaw Man”–a man with a devil’s heart.
The opening theme song, “KICK BACK,” is performed by Kenshi Yonezu, and the anime will have 12 closing theme songs, one for each episode.
More information regarding the Chainsaw Man English Dub should be revealed soon.