The Devil takes his due in a new trailer and new cast announcements for DEVILMAN crybaby, an upcoming anime based on the classic supernatural manga by Go Nagai about a young man who usurps the body of a powerful demon in order to fight off an invasion from the netherworld. Hit the jump to learn more.
Akira Fudo, Devilman, takes on classic antagonist Sirène and a whole horde of other demons in a new visual for Devilman Crybaby. This anime celebrating creator Go Nagai's 50th career anniversary will be hitting Netflix in spring 2018 with acclaimed animator Masaaki Yuasa (Ping Pong) helming the Science SARU project. Ichiro Okouchi (Code Geass) is writing.
Seven Seas Entertainment has announced the license acquisition of the original 1972 horror-action Devilman manga series by Go Nagai and the 40th anniversary Devilman VS. Hadesmanga series by Go Nagai and TEAM MOON. Seven Seas will publish the Devilman: The Classic Collection manga series for the first time in North America in print as two large trim hardcover omnibus editions starting in March 6, 2018.
Ahead of AnimeJapan 2017, Devilman crybaby has been announced for 2018 as a Netflix exclusive with Masaaki Yuasa directing. Hit the jump for staff details and the first teaser.
Could there be a new Devilman around the corner? Some clever investigators on Netflix have found what look to be signs of a new streaming-only project. Hit the jump to see what we know so far!
Seven Seas has has continued their week of book announcements with manga three manga, including an adaptation of the Count of Monte Cristo, plus updates on classics Devilman and Captain Harlock. Get the details after the jump.
Netflix is now streaming Cyborg 009 VS Devilman, a trilogy of 2015 OAVs that crosses the cyborg superteam of Shotaro Ishinomori's classic Cyborg 009 manga & anime with the demon-possessed anti-hero of Go Nagai's Devilman manga & anime. Hit the jump to learn more.