We can't wait to see the animation in 2022

We can’t wait to see the animation in 2022

The fall of 2022 anime season looks promising sooner than last year The attack on the GiantsAnd the Vinland Saga season 2 and Jujutsu Kisen Season 2 takes the stage next year. This means that the rest of the year has to be booked with some great anime premieres, as the various shows and movies released this year have been quite high profile.

Thanks to the mainstream lights that have dominated this genre in recent years, it is more accessible than ever. Many of these series are just starting their TV shows, like the first anime adaptation chainsaw man And the last end of Spy family xThe first season, but the final installment of JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stone Ocean Episodes on Netflix and pieceAudiences’ upcoming theatrical project will keep them more than eager for the remainder of 2022.

chainsaw man

Chainsaw Man anime key art featuring Denji in his Chainsaw Devil form.

Before the anime adaptation was officially confirmed, it was Tatsuki Fujimoto chainsaw man It has earned a reputation as one of the best shounen manga in recent years. Animation by elite animation studio MAPPA (from The attack on the Giants season 4 and Jujutsu Kisen Fame), the film adaptation has already been shown and follows the persecuted young man Denji. The orphan has known only abuse and manipulation all his life, as the local Yakuza used him as a small dog to eventually be dumped.

However, in the Yakuza’s attempt to assassinate Denji, his demon dog makes one last effort to save him by fusing himself to turn the boy into the titular sawman demon. The world of dingy has been turned upside down, and he has joined the government’s Demon Hunting Agency. chainsaw man It’s just as violent as its title suggests but it masterfully balances out the drama of a touching character that is sure to keep fans hooked all the time. The dark themes of loneliness and existentialism will be familiar to Fujimoto fans fire punch.

At the time of writing this report, chainsaw man Available to stream now on Crunchyroll.

Mob Psycho 100, Season 3

Mob Psycho 100 Season 3 major art featuring Reigen and Mob.

Although he is famous for his manga one man punchAuthor ONE manages to put together another series of lessons in the form of Mob Psycho 100. The story revolves around Shigeo Kageyama, aka Mob, a powerful psychic who constantly suppresses the sheer range of his powers by being as calm, soft-spoken, and worldly as possible. However, due to the combination of his beloved mentor Regen, his beloved mentor, and a myriad of supernatural movements, Mob faces stressful situations that test his control.

one man punch The first season is arguably one of the best modern anime, and although this series is a seinen cleverly parodying the shonen and superhero genres, Mob Psycho 100 It is the story behind coming of age. It has been consistently praised for its wonderful balance of lovable humor, invested characters, visual scenes in the action sequences, and emotionally rewarding character arcs and features.

Mob Psycho 100 Season 3 is set to end the story, and is now streaming on Crunchyroll and Hulu.

Spy family x

The Forger family over dinner with Yor and Lloyd concealing clues to their identities.

Another shounen series making waves among the community is the joint effort of Wit Studio and CloverWorkds animation to adapt Tatsuya Endo. spy x familyWhich has proven to be an internet sensation. Taking a break from the explosive action and supernatural threats that end the world, Spy family x It accomplishes exactly what I set out to do as a spy adventure and a charming comedy with loyal family themes.

It starts with Agent Twilight, a world-class spy, as he sets out on his most challenging mission yet as he travels to quell political tensions that could start another war. However, the challenge for Twilight is having to have a family as his cover, with all the other members having something larger than life to hide. His masterful use of traditional sitcom realms and influential characters are intertwined into a story who knows exactly how much to take themselves seriously and how much to cut.

The second part of Spy family x Season 1 is now streaming on Crunchyroll and Hulu.

Golden Kamuy, season 4

Sugimoto and Aserba wore the blistering cold in the fourth season of Golden Kamui's main art.

The shonen anime is expected to dominate a lot of mainstream attention, but there are also some catchy seinen series worth checking out. Golden Kamui It is a treasure hunt drama originally written by Satoru Noda and animated by Geno Studio and Brain’s Base that creatively uses historical fiction in its lead. In the aftermath of the Russo-Japanese War in the early 1900s, veteran warrior Seichi Sugimoto sets out on a mission to find a fortune hidden by the indigenous Ainu people to support the family of a fallen friend.

He befriends and unites with a young Ainu girl named Asirpa along the way, and the story expands through several interconnected storylines as more characters enter the fray. Golden Kamui It was highly acclaimed for its balance between dark-toned comedic elements, PTSD themes and the number of veterans who find themselves neglected by the government they served.

Golden KamuiThe first three seasons are now available on Crunchyroll and Funimation, with season four now streaming over the first.

One Piece Movie: Red

Luffy in the new pirate outfit for One Piece: The Art of the Red Key.

Ichiro Oda piece The series is the most enduring shounen of the Weekly Shounen Jump era in the “Big Three” era. Naruto And the whitening. With over 1000 chapters and episodes of manga, anime and counting, piece He achieved a level of acclaim that few others could compare to.

It began in the late ’90s when hero Monkey D. Luffy set his sights on the Grand Line sailor to become a pirate and find the titular treasure, and it has spilled over into a sprawling shounen saga. One Piece Movie: Red It will be the franchise’s latest theatrical animation, telling an original story that includes a new character named Uta, as well as Red-Haired Shanks – the inspiration for Luffy to embark on this mission.

One Piece Movie: Red Premieres in North American theaters November 4.

JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stone Ocean

Jolyne and the rest of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Stone Ocean's main cast.

Hirohiko Araki JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure It has become one of the topical anime adaptations of the last decade. The series boasted an unabashedly melodramatic campy vibe and an eccentric sense of style. JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Her story separates generations of the Joestar family lineage, from 19th century England onwards as they battle villains of equal colour.

stardust crusaders Introduced the Stands concept in her power system, Jolyne Cujoh’s latest prison-breaking exploits in stone ocean Lived up to expectations so far. Jolene finds herself imprisoned and framed for a crime she did not commit as a cult follower of the semi-prophetic villain Dio who seeks revenge. So far, I’ve had the only two fans stone oceanAdaptation is a format released interlaced by Netflix.

Fans can watch JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure on Netflix, with the final part of the season premiering in December.

Bleach: a bloody war for a thousand years

Ichigo uses his sword in Bleach: The Thousand Years Promotional Art of Blood War.
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piece He may be the most commercially and critically successful shounen of the “Big Three” days, but Tite Kubo whitening He is getting another shot in the spotlight to finish his story on the small screen. The manga and anime began to decline in popularity towards the end of the story, which resulted in the manga ending for publication but the anime being cut short. but, Bleach: a bloody war for a thousand years He returns with a bang and starts where the story left off.

The Society of Souls sees themselves as attackers from the shadows by the group known as the Wandenreich, a dark group of Quincies taking revenge on the Soul Reapers who defeated them ages ago. Animation by studio Piero, The blood war that lasted a thousand years Ichigo Kurosaki and his cohorts are bringing back to the fore with clear and elegant Kubo art direction.

Bleach: a bloody war for a thousand years Streaming now on Disney+ and Hulu.


Blue Look Key art featuring uniformed staff members.

Sports anime has become increasingly popular lately, thanks in part to the manga/anime legacy such as the basketball series. hello dunk and boxing Hajime no Ibo! In the more recent anime era, though, Haikyuu!! Significantly helped by the dominant importance of the sub-genre. Timed appropriately with the 2022 FIFA World Cup less than two months away, football will have time to shine in anime once again with Munyuki Kaneshiro and Yosuke Nomura. BLLOOK.

It’s not even the first football-focused anime to premiere this year, but BLLOOK Fans who want a combination of the typical “shonen fight” with sports drama will surely be pleased. Isagi Yoichi is determined to up his game to be the next striker for the Japan national team, and joins an experimental and rugged training facility designed for fierce competition.

BLLOOK Now streaming on Crunchyroll.

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