Exciting news for manga lovers! Hell’s Paradise is back with a bang, ready to take readers on another thrilling adventure through its dark and twisted world. This time, the manga’s creator, Yuji Kaku, has penned a special one-shot titled “Hell’s Paradise: Forest of the Unexpected,” which is set to release on April 8th exclusively on the Shonen Jump+ app.
For those unfamiliar with Hell’s Paradise, the series first appeared in January 2018 and quickly gained a massive following. Kaku’s incredible storytelling and breathtaking artwork captured readers’ imaginations, propelling the manga to the top of the Shōnen Jump+ app charts. By June 2019, the series had already circulated over a million copies, and by December 2022, that number had soared to an impressive 4 million.
But what sets Hell’s Paradise apart from other manga in the genre is its willingness to explore complex themes and characters. While the series certainly doesn’t shy away from depicting graphic violence and gore, it’s the emotional storytelling and intricate character development that truly make it stand out. Fans have been eagerly waiting for more of Kaku’s masterful work, and the upcoming one-shot promises to deliver another unforgettable reading experience.
So mark your calendars for April 8th and get ready to immerse yourself in the twisted world of Hell’s Paradise once again. With Kaku at the helm, readers can expect a journey that’s as beautiful as it is terrifying, filled with unexpected twists and turns that will keep them on the edge of their seats.
Dark and Thrilling World of Hell’s Paradise in Anime Form!
Attention all anime fans! Are you ready to be transported to the thrilling world of Hell’s Paradise? This dark and action-packed series has just received an anime adaptation, produced by none other than MAPPA – the studio behind smash hits like Attack on Titan: The Final Season and Jujutsu Kaisen.
Set in the Edo period, Hell’s Paradise follows the story of Gabimaru, a notorious ninja known as Gabimaru the Hollow for his emotionless killing sprees. Despite numerous attempts to execute him, Gabimaru always manages to survive, and he yearns for death more than anything else. But when he meets Sagiri, a skilled executioner from the prestigious Yamada Asaemon clan, his life takes a drastic turn.
Sagiri is fascinated by Gabimaru’s desire to die and sets him on a dangerous mission to retrieve the Elixir of Immortality. Along with a group of other death row criminals, Gabimaru must journey to a mysterious island filled with deadly traps and fierce enemies. But why would a man who longs for death risk everything to obtain eternal life?
The 13-episode series is directed by Kaori Makita, known for her work on Banana Fish and Terror in Resonance. The script is written by Akira Kindaichi, who worked on God of High School and Lupin the Third Part 6, and Yoshiaki Dewa, who composed music for My Hero Academia and Food Wars!. Ringo Sheen and millennium parade team up for the opening song “Ｗ●ＲＫ,” while Uru delivers the haunting ending theme “Kamihitoe.”
For fans of the manga series, a special edition called Hell’s Paradise: Jigokuraku Special Edition: Forest of the Unexpected will be released on April 8. And for those who haven’t read the manga yet, it’s available on the Shonen Jump+ app and Viz Media.
Get ready for a thrilling and dark journey into the world of Hell’s Paradise – this anime adaptation is not to be missed!