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Chain Man: Himeno’s seiyuu apologizes to Denji

The events of the seventh episode of the anime adaptation of Chain Saw Man perhaps they included one of the most anticipated moments for readers of the original manga: the prize kiss given by Himeno to Denji. In the story, Himeno keeps her promise to Denji and kisses him on the mouth. However, due to being completely drunk, she was unable to control the urge to vomit and throws up into Denji’s mouth.

The disgusting scene was featured in the original manga, but the vomit was censored in the telecast and streaming services out of consideration for viewers who might be eating during the broadcast. (although it is done at midnight in Japan). In short, leaving aside the questions of censorship, it turned out that a very strange story arose on social networks among the vocal activists of this platform.

Mariya IseHimeno’s voice, updated on Twitter right after this scene happened, simply writing, “I’m sorry Denji-kun». Kikunosuke ToyaDenji’s voice replied the post with the vomit emoji, and he wrote no more. Regarding the scene, vomiting was also referenced during the final sequence, although the vomiting was changed to a rainbow, a more famous censorship, but one that would not have gone over well in the episode due to the tone of the series.

The series airs from October 11 in Japan and is confirmed with twelve episodes in total, with the Crunchyroll platform leading its distribution in the West. On the other hand, Fujimoto began publishing the Chainsaw Man manga in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine in December 2018, finishing the first part in December 2020. The second part of the work moved to the Shonen Jump Plus digital service. , where he is buried. published from July 2022.

Summary for Chain Saw Man

The story takes place in a world where Demons threaten the peace of the people, making them targets for elimination. Denji is a depressed young man who sold some of his organs and works as a lumberjack and devil hunter to pay his late father’s debts. Denji (who is also a demon) has a dog named Pochita, who has a chainsaw and uses it to do his work.

This is explained by the fact that humans can make contracts with demons. After returning home from a job, Yakuza asks Denji to infiltrate a building and kill another demon. However, the plan to assassinate him turned out to be a trap as part of the Yakuza’s deal with the devil, which gained them more power. But Pochita comes to Denji’s aid and bonds with him, becoming half-man, half-demon and possessing Pochita’s chainsaw.

font: Official Twitter account

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