Unless you’ve been living under a rock, it’s been hard to avoid seeing Zom 100: Bucket List of the Dead everywhere online. Fans of the manga by Haro Aso and illustrated by Kotaro Takata, which is published by Viz Media have been excited ever since the anime adaptation was announced. Now, the streaming service Crunchyroll has acquired the streaming rights and it starts airing July 9.
I don’t know how I feel about zombies as a whole, but the premise seems fresh and new, so I will definitely give a few episodes a try this season.
With three years under his belt at the company from hell, Akira Tendo is mentally and physically spent. All at the ripe old age of twenty-four. Even his crush from Accounting, Saori, wants nothing to do with him. Then, just when life is beginning to look like one big disappointment, it happens. The zombie apocalypse descends on Japan! Surrounded by hordes of hungry zombies, Akira comes to a realization that will forever change his life… “Wait, does this mean I never have to go to work again?” Confess to… party like it’s… travel Japan coast to… Now, with his nightmare job no longer, Akira’s got his mojo back. Let the bucket listing begin!!Zom 100: Bucket List of the Dead Official Synopsis
Source: Official Crunchyroll Press Release