Through the years, there’ve been so many zombie shows and films that new additions to the undead canon want some a pretty good hook to face out from the gang. How do you make the undead really feel contemporary and enjoyable in at present’s market? In accordance with Zom 100: Bucket Checklist of the Useless, you utilize them as an excuse to stop your job.
The brand new anime from manufacturing firm Bug Movies (Komi Can’t Talk) and director Kazuki Kawagoe (Beyblade, Komi Can’t Talk) is ready in a metropolis beset by a zombie apocalypse that appears to haven’t any method of being stopped. For most individuals, that might be while you both attempt to flee or develop into a helpless sufferer, however for workplace employee Akira Tendo, that is simply the correct time to get out of his lifeless finish workplace job. As an alternative of fretting over payments and hating himself for not having the braveness to ask out his coworker, Akira decides to say “YOLO” and attain all 100 gadgets on his bucket record earlier than he inevitably turns into zombie chow or a casualty of the army’s efforts in opposition to the horde.
Zom 100 relies on a manga of the identical title by Haro Aso (Alice in Borderland) and Kotaro Takata (. Since its debut in 2018, the Zom 100 manga has obtained a stable vital reception and was nominated for an Eisner in 2022. Together with the anime, Netflix is behind a live-action adaptation of the movie to be directed by Yusuke Ishida (Shin Godzilla, Assault on Titan). That’s additionally anticipated to drop this 12 months, although the streamer hasn’t introduced a launch date for it but.
In the meantime, the anime model of Zom 100: Bucket Checklist of the Useless can be releasing its first season on Hulu beginning in July. Peep the primary poster down beneath.
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