In anticipation of the Christmas Day release of Zom 100: Bucket List Of The Dead’s final three episodes, fans have been treated to a heart-pounding trailer that promises a gripping conclusion to the anime series. The official website of Zom 100 recently dropped a 3-minute trailer, providing a tantalizing glimpse into the upcoming episodes and addressing the production challenges that had previously plagued the series.
Published on YouTube by the manga’s distributor, Viz Media, the trailer not only recaps key moments from previous episodes but also sets the stage for an epic season finale. The release date for the last three episodes was announced on November 6, 2023, creating a buzz among eager fans who have been eagerly awaiting the resolution of the intense cliffhanger presented in Episode 9.
Episode 9 left viewers on the edge of their seats, concluding with Akira’s father facing a horde of approaching zombies. The emotional reunion with his parents took a dark turn when the series introduced its primary antagonist, unleashing chaos upon Akira’s childhood home. Encouraged by his father to pursue his dreams, Akira, alongside Kencho, confronts the zombies and the formidable villain in a desperate struggle for survival. The trailer hints at one of Akira’s 100 goals: repaying his parents for their unwavering support.
Zom 100: Bucket List Of The Dead, based on the manga by Haro Aso and Kotaro Takata, has left an indelible mark on the anime landscape this year. Despite facing production controversies, the series garnered widespread acclaim for its unique storyline and poignant commentary on the harsh working conditions within the anime industry. Following the journey of Akira Tendo, a salaryman seeking redemption in the wake of a zombie apocalypse, the series resonated with audiences as it explored the pursuit of dreams in the face of adversity.
This Christmas, Zom 100 is set to bring joy to fans by making its final episodes available on popular streaming platforms, including Netflix, Crunchyroll, and Hulu. The series encountered production challenges that forced an indefinite hiatus, a setback that disappointed many considering Zom 100’s status as one of the standout anime of 2024 and a strong contender for anime of the year. While the initial fervor may have diminished, the allure of witnessing the conclusion of season 1 ensures that a considerable audience will be tuning in.
The summer was particularly special for fans of Zom 100: Bucket List Of The Dead, and the impending finale provides an opportunity for enthusiasts to bid farewell to a series that has left an indelible mark on their hearts. As the last three episodes air on Christmas Day, viewers can expect an emotional and action-packed conclusion to a season that has captivated audiences worldwide.