Chainsaw man is a popular shounen manga which is written and illustrated by Tatsuki Fujimoto. The story follow the main character Denji a young guy who work as devil hunter to pay off the debt his father left.
He works as a devil hunter at devil hunting organization alongside his demonically transformed pet, Pochita who is also the chainsaw man devil.
Denji’s life changed when when he is betrayed by the devil hunting organization and got killed. However, pochita merged himself with Denji and turned him into Chainsaw man.
Denji can transform himself into a hybrid devil by pulling a string which is attached to his chest. Later joined Public Safety Devil Hunters. He work under Makima with his teammates Power and Aki to hunt devils.
This manga is dark and mature with intense action, emotional depth, and an intricate plot. It was released in December 2018 and got got anime adaptation in October 2022. The first season has 12 episodes which you can watch on crunchyrolls.
List of Chapters of Chainsaw man manga:
List of episodes of Chainsaw man anime:
- Gun Devil
- Katana Devil
- Control Devil
- Fox Devil
- Snake Devil
Arcs of chainsaw man manga
Introduction Arc: This arc is a introduces of Denji, Pochita, and Power, and sets up the premise of the series. It primarily focuses on Denji’s life as a devil hunter and his struggles to make ends meet.
Bat Devil Arc: In this arc Denji and Power face their first major devil threat in the form of the Bat Devil to protect cat and power. This arc establishes the basic dynamics of the Public Safety Devil Hunters and introduces more of their world.
Eternity Devil Arc: In this arc Denji, Himeno, power, akki and rest stucked in a hotel room. They all together found eternity devil and confronted him. This arc explores the theme of death and the afterlife.
Gun Devil Arc: This arc reveal a powerful and feared target Gun Devil which is needed to hunt. Makima gave task to denji his team to hunt down the Gun devil
Control Devil Arc: In the aftermath of the Gun Devil arc, Denji and his teammates found themselves dealing with the Control Devil. Later it leads them to further revelations about the organization and its mysterious leaders.
Katana Man Arc: This is a one of important arc of this series. In this arc Denji, akki and himeno get attack by katana devil and henchman of Gun devil. In this arc Himeno used her whole life to use power of Ghost devil and and snake. She died while fighting but in her moment she used snake devil to pull cord and turned him into a devil. She died but Denji and akki capture Katana devil with the help of makima.
Bomb Girl Arc: This arc focuses on the character Power and her interactions with Denji. It explores Power’s history and the nature of her existence as a devil-human hybrid.
International Assassins Arc: Denji and his team face off against a group of international assassins and their powerful devils. The arc delves into the broader world of devil hunters and the politics of devil hunting organizations.
Gun Devil Extermination Arc: This is a major climax in the series where Denji and his team engage in a high-stakes battle against the Gun Devil. It’s a culmination of various plot threads and character arcs.
Future Arc: This final arc deals with the consequences of the Gun Devil Extermination Arc and explores the aftermath of the battle. It delves into the fates of the characters and the ultimate resolution of the series.
Chapters of manga
Part 1: Public safety saga: It consists of 11 volumes with 97 chapters.
Part 2: Academy saga: It continue from 12 volume with 5 volumes and 46 chapters.