In a heart-warming example of the goodness to be found within manga fandom and social media, the NHK reports that 20 volumes of Kotaru Gotouge's dark fantasy action manga Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba were returned to the Onsen no Mori hot springs facility in Yamaguchi City after the loss was reported on Twitter and other SNS platforms. Hit the jump to learn more.
Bandai Fashion's Bankore line is taking more inspiration from Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, this time creating loungewear based on Tanjiro, Nezuko, and Shinobu. The not-so-going-out clothes are perfect for undergarments while you're out at work, or maybe surprising a significant other who may also be into Demon Slayer. Check out the clothes after the jump!
In a sneaky move, Shueisha applied for the trademarks for six designs from the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba series. Six designs that have become some of the most recognizable in modern anime. What could the company be doing with them? Are they making seaweed? Find out everything after the jump!
July 14th marks the birthday of Tanjiro Kamado, the protagonist of the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba manga and TV anime and all-around best boy, and to mark the occasion the animators at ufotable provided a special mini-character illustration which was published to the official Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Twitter account. Hit the jump to check it out.
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!
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!
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!
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!
Anime studio ufotable today released six beautiful virtual backgrounds based on locations from the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba TV anime that you can use for video conferencing, or even just as wallpaper backgrounds. Find your next virtual location after the jump!