The trio will be appearing as support cast over the arc
The three wives of the Sound Hashira Tengen Uzui, one of the lead characters of the Entertainment District Arc of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, had their voice actors revealed tonight during a special presentation on Abema TV ahead of their appearance in the TV anime series. The home release details of the series for the last two TV arcs were also unveiled.
Voicing the three wives of Tengen Uzui are (in order of the above Tweet):
- Shizuka Ishigami (young Thorfinn in Vinland Saga) voicing Makio
- Nao Toyama (Yui Yuigahama in My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU) voicing Suma
- Atsumi Tanezaki (Mizore Yoroizuka in Sound! Euphonium and Liz and the Blue Bird) voicing Hinatsuru
For the home release in Japan, the Mugen Train arc will be split into two volumes, the first holding the first episode of the arc, the TV anime original episode focusing on Rengoku before hitting the tracks, and the second volume with the rest of the episodes. The first volume releases on January 26, 2022. Animation director Akira Matsushima drew all the illustrations for the home release version.
Meanwhile, the Entertainment District arc will be split over six volumes, with the first volume set to be released on February 23, 2022, and contains the first episode of the arc.
The Entertainment District Arc began airing on Japanese TV on December 5 and streams on Crunchyroll and Funimation weekly soon after its TV broadcast. The rest of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, including the Mugen Train film and arc, is also available to watch on Crunchyroll.
Source: Demon Slayer on Twitter
Daryl Harding is a Japan Correspondent for Crunchyroll News. He also runs a YouTube channel about Japan stuff called TheDoctorDazza, tweets at @DoctorDazza, and posts photos of his travels on Instagram.