Can you imagine having the strength of a demon, but the feelings of a human? This is possible in Devilman: Crybaby, where Akira Fudou and Ryo Asuka will try to stop a race of demons that threatens humankind.
The production made in Japan tells the story of Akira, a sensitive young man who, advised by his friend, combines with a demon.
The story is based on the manga created by Go Nagai, released in 1972, whose sale amounts to 10 million copies and, since then, this story has been the inspiration for several films (Mazinger Z vs. Devilman, 1973), songs ( “Hikari no Naka De”, Mina Kubota) and a novel (“Shin Devilman”, by Yasutaka Nagai).
The soundtrack is charged with electronic music, which will catch, mostly, young people between 20 and 30 years.
“It does not matter if you’ve never heard of Devilman or if you’ve never read the manga… When Devilman: Crybaby arrives at Netflix, look at it!” Published the Anime Now specialist site.
“Praised as an ‘eternal masterpiece‘, Devilman’s entirety will finally be portrayed in this original series,” it was mentioned on the dailydead.com portal.
It was directed by Masaaki Yuasa, who has worked in other animes and, recently, was awarded at the Fantasy Festival as Best Animated Short, as well as at the Sitges Film Festival.
Do not miss this anime, it will be released in 190 countries with 25 subtitle options.
Devilman Crybaby (デビルマン クライベイビー)
An anime adaptation of Go Nagai’s manga Devilman. It was directed by Masaaki Yuasa and written by Ichirou Ookouchi, and premiered on January 5, 2018 on Netflix.
OP: “Devilman no Uta” ~ Avu-chan
ED: “Konya Dake” ~ Takkyuu to Tabibito