The event planning for the anime “Kimetsu no Yaiba” will be held on February 3, “World Tour Screening ‘Kimetsu no Yaiba’ First Quarter Gathering and To the Village of Swordsmiths” has been announced. The “Screening Commemorative Setsubun Visual Card” will be distributed to 2 million people nationwide along with the “First Quarter Collection Book.”
“Jogen Gathering Book” is a 20-page book that focuses on demons and includes a special interview with Tanjiro Kamado and Natsuki Hanae about the cast of “Oni,” “Jogen no Oni,” “Muzan Kibutsuji,” the general animation director and animation director correction collection, and the cast comment of “Jogen no Oni.”
The world tour is a project to liven up the 3rd season of the TV anime “Kimetsu no Yaiba: Swordsmith’s Village,” which will start broadcasting in April 2023.
The 10th and 11th episodes of the 2nd season of the anime “Yukaku Hen,” which became a hot topic for its action scenes with fierce battles and heart-moving stories, and the 3rd season of the anime “Swordsmith no Sato,” which will be released for the first time in the world with new episodes. Hen”, and will be screened in movie theaters in over 80 countries and regions worldwide, starting with Japan.
In Japan, it will be released simultaneously on IMAX from February 3 and be screened in 418 theaters nationwide (regular version: 377 + IMAX version: 41). Stage greetings will be held worldwide.
“Kimetsu no Yaiba” is based on the manga of the same name that was serialized in “Weekly Shonen Jump” from February 2016 to May 2020 and is a famous work that has sold over 150 million copies in total. Set in a world inhabited by man-eating demons in the Taisho period, Tanjiro Kamado, a boy whose family was killed by monsters, returns his younger sister Nezuko, who became a demon, back to humans, and avenges the demons who killed his family. A story about joining the Demon Slayer Corps and going on a journey.
The first season of the TV anime was broadcast from April to September 2019, and it became a social phenomenon with its popularity.
The movie “Kimetsu no Yaiba: Infinite Train Edition,” which is connected to the final episode of the anime, was released in October 2020 and became a massive hit with domestic box office revenue exceeding 40 billion yen, and the movie will continue from December 2021. The second season of the TV anime “Yukaku-hen” is broadcast. And the continuation of the second and third seasons, “Swordsmith’s Village Edition,” will be published in April 2023.