The Madhouse anime, One-Punch Man, is currently the highest rated television series on IMDb, beating popular TV shows such as Game of Thrones and Breaking Bad. It is standing at an average rating of 9.7 while the others are below with 9.6 or lower and has, at the very minimum, 5,000 ratings.
Is One-Punch Man living up to expectations? or is it the hype following the season?
In related news, Saitama and Tatsumaki from the anime adaptation of ONE and Yuusuke Murata’s One Punch-Man manga has been featured as a poster illustrated by Hiromi Taniguchi in the January 2015 issue of Animage. You can purchase issue here (get 5% off with coupon code MOE-N3Y-4YW0QK).
In addition to this, two new visuals have been revealed for the anime adaptation of ONE and Yuusuke Murata’s One Punch-Man manga in the November 2015 issue of Animedia and NewType. The first new visual features both Saitama and Genos:
While the other visual in the Animedia November 2015 issue features only Saitama:
In this new action-comedy, everything about a young man named Saitama screams “AVERAGE,” from his lifeless expression, to his bald head, to his unimpressive physique. However, this average-looking fellow doesn’t have your average problem… He’s actually a superhero that’s looking for tough opponents! The problem is, every time he finds a promising candidate he beats the snot out of them in one punch. Can Saitama finally find an evil villain strong enough to challenge him? Follow Saitama through his hilarious romps as he searches for new bad guys to challenge!