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    Friday July 3, 2020
  • Demon Slayer Tamagotchi Now Up for Pre-Order in the West

    Tanjirotchi, Nezukotchi, and Kisatsutaitchi available via select outfits

    Remember those Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Tamagotchi we posted about back in May? Well, they're officially making their way over to Demon Slayer fans in the west, with Tamagotchi US announcing that the three variations are up for pre-order today. Read on for more.

  • Demon Slayer: Mugen Train Anime Film is Coming to North America

    Funimation teams up with Aniplex of America to bring the movie over

    Good news, Demon Slayer fans! During its FunimationCon panel this morning, Funimation announced plans to team up with Aniplex of America to bring the Demon Slayer — Kimetsu no Yaiba — The Movie: Mugen Train anime film to theaters in the United States and Canada. Read on for more. 

  • Tuesday June 16, 2020
  • Demon Slayer Orchestra Concert Tour "Kimetsu no Kanade" Postpones All Shows

    Whether or not their replacement shows will be held will be announced by June 30

    In addition to the previously announced three in Tokyo, Hiroshima, and Osaka, the official website for the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba anime franchise announced today that the four remaining shows of its first orchestra concert tour "~Kimetsu no Kanade~" in Sapporo, Sendai, Fukuoka, and Nagoya are postponed. Now all seven shows of the tour are postponed to an unknown future date. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Thursday June 11, 2020
  • We Tasted Some of Zenitsu's Zesty Pudding from Lawson Store 100

    The chain is currently doing their own Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba campaign

    Lawson Store 100, a convenience store chain in Japan, is currently doing a promotion with Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba. As apart of that campaign, they're selling some special Zenitsu-inspired pudding, with a special sticker included! Our Japan Correspondent Daryl was able to get his hands on one and his thoughts on it will shock you!

  • Monday May 25, 2020
  • What Anime Should You Check Out After Avatar: The Last Airbender?

    With the acclaimed Avatar having recently gone up on streaming, today let's highlight some anime to mitigate those post-Avatar blues!

    Avatar: The Last Airbender has been an acclaimed and beloved cartoon ever since its release, and recently, a whole new audience has been introduced to it via streaming. Today on Why It Works, let's rummage through some great anime that echo the best elements of Avatar's appeal!

  • Wednesday May 20, 2020
  • Japanese Calligrapher's Ink Is the Pillar of the Hashira Introduction in Demon Slayer TV Anime

    See the master calligrapher recreate the introduction below

    Master kanji calligrapher Tsunaori Sakaguchi exclaimed that he was so happy when he learned that his fonts, and by extension himself, was used in Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba. Draw past the jump to see him recreate the text used in the Hashira introduction!

  • Sunday May 17, 2020
  • Record-Breaking Manga Series Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Ends Today

    The series made history in its 4 years and three-month serialization in Weekly Shonen Jump

    With the June 1 issue of Weekly Shonen Jump, which released on May 18 in Japan, Koyoharu Gotouge's historic manga series Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba finished its run in the magazine. Read on for a brief history of the series and how it has broken records in its 4 year and 3-month serialisation!

  • Saturday May 16, 2020
  • Anime Opening Songs Guaranteed to Lift Your Spirits

    Here are nine anime opening themes — both old and new — to give you motivation during life's rough moments

    Here's a list of nine anime opening songs — both old and new — that bring me comfort time and time again. Though some of these songs might also bring tears of joy, each tune carries an inspirational drive toward feelings of hope. Find out more after the jump!

  • Wednesday May 13, 2020
  • Demon Slayer Manga Reports 60 Million Copies Sold, by Far Best Selling Manga of 2020

    20th volume of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba released today in Japan

    After reporting back in January that the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba manga had sold a whopping 40 million copies, the official Twitter account for the series announced today that as of the release of the 20th volume, the series has sold 60 million copies! Cut through the jump to learn more!