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VIZ Media Announces U.S. Simulcast Of ONE-PUNCH MAN Anime Series
VIZ Media, LLC, the largest publisher, distributor and licensor of manga and anime in North America, invites audiences to catch the knuckle-busting premiere of the ONE-PUNCH MAN (ワンパンマン, Wanpanman, 2015) anime simulcast — this Sunday, October 4th!
Presented with English subtitles on the same day as its Japanese network broadcast premiere, Episode 1 introduces an action-packed story about an average-guy-turned-superhero who packs a knockout punch. New episodes of the series will debut each Sunday. ONE-PUNCH MAN will be available to U.S. audiences on-demand on VIZ.com and Hulu.
ONE-PUNCH MAN is based on the bestselling manga series (also published by VIZ Media; rated ‘T for Teens), created by writer ONE and artist Yusuke Murata. The anime series was animated by the renowned Japanese studio, Madhouse, and helmed by famed anime director, Shingo Natsume (SPACE DANDY, FULLMETAL ALCHEMIST: THE SACRED STAR OF MILOS), and features character designs by Chikashi Kubota (FROM THE NEW WORLD, ROBOTICS:NOTES).