This Saturday, May 22, the official website for the animated adaptation of Tokyo revengers, a work written and drawn by mangaka Ken Wakui, revealed important information regarding the manga published by Kodansha publisher.
As anticipated in the print edition of Shonen Magazine, the manga is about to come to an end. According to the author’s statements, the story starring Takemichi Hanagaki, Hinata Tachibana, and Naoto Tachibana has entered its last arc, so it is likely that it will not have more than one or two years of publication.
As for the anime, chapter 8 of Tokyo revengers will premiere in Japan this Saturday, May 29, 2021, at 5.30 am (Peru). Also, at the same time and day, it can be seen through the Crunchyroll website.
The first season is produced by director Koichi Hatsumi, who has previously worked on series such as Blue exorcist: Kyoto saga at Liden Films studios. For his part, Yasuyuki Muto is in charge of the scripts for this story. The new character designs are under the responsibility of cartoonist Keiko Ota, known for having worked at Ace attorney.
Tokyo revengers – official synopsis
Watching the news, Takemichi Hanagaki learns that Hinata Tachibana, his high school girlfriend, has died. She was killed by a group of villains known as the Tokyo Manji Gang.
Now he lives in a thin-walled apartment and his boss, who is six years younger, treats him like an idiot. At the height of his life, he suddenly takes a jump back in time to his high school days. To save Hinata and change her fate, the young man who works part-time must aim for the top of Kanto’s most sinister criminal gang.