chainsaw man has managed to gain a prominent place in the world panorama of Japanese comics in a short time. The success of Tatsuki Fujimoto's manga, who is back for the second installment, has put a lot of pressure on the MAPPA studio's animation team, creating real challenges at the production level.
During the panel at Anime Expo 2022, several production personalities intervened, including Hiroshi Seko, screenwriter of the adaptation and other fairly important series like Attack on Titan, Vinland Saga and Jujutsu Kaisen and producer Makoto Kimura. Seko answered numerous questions from the audience and spoke about the main difficulties encountered represent the unpredictable rhythm that characterizes the story in episodes, and how they sometimes had to revise some things and fix some sections to make ends meet.
Kimura then reiterated the lack of censorship of extremely violent and gory scenes, a tough decision but one that allowed the team to make it Stay true to the original manga. "We want to do our best to keep up with history", the producer commented in conclusion. Last but not least, remember that a new trailer of Chainsaw Man will be released at Crunchyroll Expo 2022 and we will let you discover how involved Fujimoto is in the production of the anime.