Evil is going down with the power of one punch!

Earlier today, the official One-Punch Man website started streaming a pair of TV commercials for the series. The adverts, which run for 15 and 30 seconds, respectively, show off opening theme The Hero!! ~Ikareru Ken ni Honō o Tsukeru~ by JAM Project.

The One-Punch Man anime series was originally revealed in March, through the pages of Shueisha’s Young Jump magazine. The series will be directed by Shingo Natsume (Space Dandy) and animated by Madhouse (No Game, No Life). The show’s scripts will be handled by Tomohiro Suzuki (Tiger & Bunny), while character designs will be provided by Chikashi Kubota (Robotics;Notes).

One-Punch man Visual 002 - 20150913The confirmed voice cast includes the following:

  • Saitama: Makoto Furukawa
  • Genos: Kaito Ishikawa
  • Speed of Sound Sonic: Yuuki Kaji
  • Tornado of Terror: Aoi Yūki
  • Silver Fang: Kazuhiro Yamaji
  • Atomic Samurai: Kenjiro Tsuda
  • Child Emperor: Minami Takayama
  • Metal Knight: Tesshō Genda
  • King: Hiroki Yasumoto
  • Zombieman: Takahiro Sakurai
  • Drive Knight: Yōji Ueda
  • Pig God: Daisuke Namikawa
  • Superalloy Blackluster: Satoshi Hino
  • Watchdog-man: Yūji Ueda
  • Lightspeed Flash: Kōsuke Toriumi
  • Tanktop Master: Katsuyuki Konishi
  • Metal Bat: Wataru Hatano
  • Puri-Puri Prisoner: Masaya Onosaka
  • Ikemen Kamen Amai Mask: Mamoru Miyano
  • Blizzard of Hell: Saori Hayami
  • Licenceless Rider: Yūichi Nakamura

One-Punch Man will begin airing on October 4, with the following scheduled premieres:

  • TV Tokyo: 10/4/2015 at 25:05~ (10/5/2015 at 1:05 AM)
  • TV Osaka: 10/5/2015 at 25:05~ (10/6/2015 at 1:05 AM)
  • TVQ Kyushu Broadcasting: 10/5/2015 at 26:00~ (10/6/2015 at 2:05 AM)
  • Kyoto Broadcasting System: 10/6/2015 at 24:00~ (10/7/2015 at midnight)
  • BS Japan: 10/6/2015 at 24:58~ (10/7/2015 at 12:58 AM )

In North America, Viz Media holds the domestic rights to One-Punch Man.

Source: One-Punch Man Website