Tokyo Revengers Receives TV Anime

It was announced today that Ken Wakui’s Tokyo Revengers manga will receive a television anime adaptation. While a specific release date has not been announced, it was stated that the anime will air in 2021. 

A promotional video for the announcement was shown which you can view below: describes Tokyo Revengers as follows:

Takemichi Hanagaki’s life is at an all-time low. Just when he thought it couldn’t get worse, he finds out that Hinata Tachibana, his ex-girlfriend, was murdered by the Tokyo Manji Gang: a group of vicious criminals that has been disturbing society’s peace for quite some time.

Wondering where it all went wrong, Takemichi suddenly finds himself travelling through time, ending up 12 years in the past—when he was still in a relationship with Hinata. Realizing he has a chance to save her, Takemichi resolves to infiltrate the Tokyo Manji Gang and climb the ranks in order to rewrite the future and save Hinata from her tragic fate.

The manga is currently licensed by Kodansha Comics and is being published digitally on their website.