In recent hours, the Japanese website of Yahoo News published an article referring to the current affairs of the actor’s career Tatsuhisa Suzuki, in which it is mentioned that the actor is recovering after going through a serious state of health caused by the stress caused by the controversy of his infidelity to the renowned singer-songwriter LiSA. The article addresses the future of Suzuki within voice acting and highlights his participation in the anime adaptation of the manga written and illustrated by Ken Wakui, Tokyo Revengers.
The article addresses a statement by the office that is in charge of managing Suzuki’s career and mentions the following regarding the series: Many fans are concerned about the possible abandonment of the role of Ken Ryuguji (Draken) in the popular series Tokyo Revengers. The second season of the series is currently in production and will be announced later this year. However, we do not know for sure if Suzuki will participate “.
It is worth mentioning that next December 18 in Japan (same day as Jump Festa 2022), a franchise event will be held, titled “Tokyo Revengers: Special Event: Tokyo Manjikai Tachikawa Tsuu Ringu“, Where the official announcement may be made.
The series premiered in Japan during the Spring-2021 (April-June) season and featured a total of twenty-four episodes, while Crunchyroll took care of its distribution in the West. For his part, Wakui began publishing the manga in the magazine Weekly Shonen Magazine from the publisher Kodansha in March 2017. The work already has more than 40 million copies in accumulated circulation.
Tokyo Revengers Synopsis
Takemichi Hanagaki’s second year of high school was the highest point of his life. He had respect, a gang of friends he could count on, and even a girlfriend. But that was twelve years ago. Today he is a nobody: a rickety nullity that children make fun of and that is always forced to apologize to his younger boss. Sudden news about the cruel murder by the Tokyo Manji Gang of the only girlfriend he had with his brother only adds insult to injury. Half a second before a train ends his sorry life forever, Takemichi returns to that same day twelve years ago, when he was still dating Hinata Tachibana.
After being forced to relive the same day his downward spiral began, Takemichi meets Hinata’s little brother. Without thinking, he admits his apparent death before turning to the past. Takemichi urges him to protect his sister before inexplicably returning to the future. Miraculously, he is not dead. Stranger still, the future has changed. It seems that Takemichi can alter the flow of time. Faced with the opportunity to avoid the tragic death of his ex-girlfriend at the hands of the Tokyo Manji Gang, Takemichi decides to fly through time to change the course of the future.
Fountain: Yahoo News
(c) Ken Wakui / Kodansha / Animation “Tokyo Revengers” Production Committee