On Thursday, the second promotional video for the most recent episode of the television anime adaptation of Ken Wakui’s Tokyo Revengers manga, titled Tokyo Revengers: Tenjiku Arc (Tokyo Revengers: Tenjiku-hen), was released and revealed an October 3 premiere.
Furthermore, the band HEY-SMITH’s “Say My Name” is the show’s closing theme.
A new key visual was revealed as well:
New cast members include:
- Nobunaga Shimazaki as Izana Kurokawa
- Tetsu Inada as Kanji Mochizuki
- Seiichirō Yamashita as Kakucho
- Kouki Uchiyama as Shion Madarame
- Daisuke Namikawa as Ran Haitani
- Hiro Shimono as Rindo Haitani
Tokyo Revengers Plot & Summary
The anime is based on Ken Wakui’s manga serialized in the Weekly Shonen Magazine since 2017. It officially came to an end on November 16, 2022, with 278 chapters.
Kodansha describes the plot of Tokyo Revengers as:
“Watching the news, Takemichi Hanagaki learns that his girlfriend from way back in middle school, Hinata Tachibana, has died.
The only girlfriend he ever had was just killed by a villainous group known as the Tokyo Manji Gang.
He lives in a crappy apartment with thin walls, and his six-years-younger boss treats him like an idiot. Plus, he’s a complete and total virgin…
At the height of his rock-bottom life, he suddenly time-leaps twelve years back to his middle school days!!
To save Hinata, and change the life he spent running away, hopeless part-timer Takemichi must aim for the top of Kanto’s most sinister delinquent gang!!”