One-Punch Man(Japanese:ワンパンマン,Hepburn:Wanpanman)is a Japanese superhero webcomic created by the artist One in early 2009. It has a manga adaptation illustrated by Yusuke Murata, as well as an anime adaptation. Following its publication, the webcomic quickly went viral, surpassing 7.9 million hits in June 2012.One-Punch Mantells the story of Saitama, a superhero who can defeat any opponent with a single punch but seeks to find a worthy opponent after growing bored by a lack of challenge in his fight against evil.
The series' digital manga remake began publication on Shueisha'sTonari no Young Jumpwebsite in 2012. The chapters are periodically collected and printed intotankōbonvolumes. As of November 2019, 20 volumes have been released, 17 of which have been republished in English. Viz Media has licensed the remake for English serialization in itsWeekly Shonen Jumpdigital magazine. Its English release received a nomination for an Eisner Award in 2015 and a Harvey Award in 2016.