MAPPA is a busy anime studio, so it should come as no surprise that their 10th-anniversary stage event was just as busy. The people behind hit anime like JUJUTSU KAISEN and Attack on Titan Final Season had a lot to talk about during the event – Chainsaw Man was even on-trend while it all went under! – let’s recap the big stories from the weekend.
The moment everyone was waiting for was undeniable: the Chainsaw Man trailer came and it had to deliver. Fans of Tatsuki Fujimoto’s wild Shonen Jump manga had high expectations, and MAPPA has done something we’ll be thinking about until … whenever the series premieres. Read our full story to find out more about the staff!
Attack on Titan Final Season
We’re going to burn the fuel of the intense episodes that have aired for some time, but there’s more to Attack on Titan Final Season. The latest update of the stage event revealed a brand new teaser visual for the series, which has another episode this winter.
MAPPA and Madhouse are working with DeNA and Bandai Namco on a new project called takt op.Destiny and we took a look at a new trailer, visual, broadcast date, and more. Check out the trailer below and read the full story for information on the cast and staff ahead of the anime’s debut on October 5th.
The Idaten Deities Know Only Peace
One of the new MAPPA shows coming to Crunchyroll’s 2021 summer lineup is The Idaten Deities Know Only Peace, based on the manga by coolkyousinnjya and Amahara. A new promo was presented during the MAPPA event that featured more footage along with Tatsuya Kitani’s surgical theme.
New Anime Film Directed by Mari Okada
When a new Mari Okada (Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms) project is announced, we pay attention. This is exactly what came as a final surprise during the MAPPA event, which parted the curtain to reveal that they are working on Okada’s newest, Alice no Tres no Maboroshi Koji. Watch the trailer below and click the link above to learn more about the people involved.
MAPPA Co., Ltd. is a Japanese animation studio. It was founded on June 14, 2011 by Masao Maruyama, founder and former producer of Madhouse. “MAPPA” is an acronym for Maruyama Animation Produce Project Association. In April 2016, Maruyama resigned from his position at the studio and founded a new studio, Studio M2.
MAPPA studio has been in the news since they animated the final season of Attack on Titan & Jujutsu Kaisen.