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!
During a special program on AbemaTV today, the first trailer and full visual of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba the Movie: Mugen Train was finally released, and with it, the release date of the hotly anticipated anime film. Learn when the train arrives at the platform after the jump!
The latest issue of Weekly Shonen Jump announced that hit-manga series and Anime of the Winner, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba would inspire two new games, a “battle-royal” smartphone game, set to be released this year, and a “demon-slaying action” PlayStation 4 game. Slice through more information after the jump!
Nezuko Kamado’s brand of cuteness has permeated the pop-culture zeitgeist since her debut in the Demon Slayer: Kimestu no Yaiba TV anime last year, with hordes of people cosplaying the character at conventions worldwide. The latest person to take up the mantle is none other than former AKE48 ace, Jurina Matsui. See her take on Nezuko-chan after the jump!
Koyoharu Gotoge's Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba manga series continues to make manga history as the highest selling franchise in Japan this year, taking up all 19 slots of the Oricon sales chart over the last week. Because of this, this makes the third week in a row where Demon Slayer has dominated the top 10, becoming the first series since tracking began in 2008 to hold all 10 positions for three weeks in a row. More details after the jump!
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba is taking over AbemaTV, with a marathon screening of the TV anime being held over two weeks on the internet distribution platform. It was announced today that all 26 episodes of the hit series – which is up for Anime of the Year at the Anime Awards with year – will be shown over the next two coming Sundays. Hit the jump to get all the details!
Just two weeks after we reported that Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba took out all but one position on Amazon Japan’s Top 20 best-selling manga list, having just One Piece in the second position, over the last week, it's reported that not only is One Piece gone from the Top 20, Demon Slayer has all the Top 18 slots! See the full list after the jump!
The Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba hype train just will not stop. Just a little over a month ago, the manga series celebrated 25 million copies sold, well now, it has been announced on January 28, alongside the unveiling of the 19th volume’s cover, that the popular manga series will have sold over 40 million copies, including digital versions! Hit the jump to see how the series compares to other Jump hit franchises!
With the release of Volume 18 of the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba manga, the series reached 25 million copies printed. To celebrate, posters from the series, featuring each of the characters have been erected all over Shibuya’s Center Gai and outer areas. See all the posters after the jump!