Tokyo Revengers surpasses 6,800 copies sold with latest Blu-ray / DVD – Kudasai

One week after its release in the Japanese market, the sixth and final Blu-ray / DVD package of the anime adaptation of the manga by Ken Wakui, Tokyo Revengers, accumulated 6,875 copies sold. The cover of this pack features the character Keisuke Baji.

The package was released on November 4 in Japan and includes the twenty-first to twenty-fourth episodes of this adaptation. The Blu-ray version is priced at 8,800 yen (about $ 84) and accumulated 3,329 copies sold, while the DVD version is priced at 7,700 yen (about $ 74) and accumulated 3,546 copies sold. Among the benefits are listed a 68-page manga, an interview booklet, and production material.

The series premiered in Japan during the Spring-2021 (April-June) season and ran for 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.

Production team

  • Koichi Hatsumi (Berserk: The Golden Age Arc I – The Egg of the King, Ao no Exorcist: Kyoto Saga, Deadman Wonderland) was in charge of directing the anime at the studios LIDEN FILMS.
  • Yasuyuki Muto (Basilisk, Deadman Wonderland, Sengoku Basara – Samurai Kings) was in charge of writing and supervising the scripts.
  • Kenichi Ohnuki (Golden Kamuy, Gundam Build Fighters) and Keiko Ohta (Ace Attorney, Hyakko) was in charge of the character design.
  • Hiroaki Tsutsumi (Children of the Whales, Dr. Stone, Jujutsu Kaisen) were in charge of the composition of the soundtrack.

Tokyo Revengers Synopsis

While watching the news, Takemichi Hanagaki learns that his high school girlfriend, Hinata Tachibana, has died. The only girl who ever noticed him was killed by a group of criminals known as the Tokyo Manji Gang. Takemichi lives in an old apartment with thin walls, and at work, his boss six years his junior treats him like trash. To top it off, he’s a complete virgin … At the cusp of his life’s misery, he suddenly goes back twelve years to his high school days. To save Hinata and change the course of time, once useless part-time worker Takemichi must seek to become the leader of Tokyo’s darkest criminal gang!

(c) Ken Wakui / Kodansha / Animation “Tokyo Revengers” Production Committee