The final volume of Q Hayashida’s manga Dorohedoro (Vol. 23, released on 12 November 2018) included a promotional video that revealed an upcoming TV anime adaptation.
Dorohedoro started its serialization in Monthly Ikki in 2000. It later transferred to Shogakukan’s Hibana and Monthly Shonen Sunday. Dorohedoro is about Kaiman, a man whose head has been exchanged with the one of a lizard by a magician. With the help of his friend Nikaido, he is on a journey looking for his real head.
Shogakukan’s Ikki has released A Guide Book of Dorohedoro – Complete Edition including character data and an original manga as bonus. Fans who buy Vol.23 and the guidebook will receive an original 2019 calendar.
The released promotional video includes scenes of the manga series.