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    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!

  • 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!

  • 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!

  • Friday April 10, 2020
  • Demon Slayer: Mugen Train Anime Film Announces October 16 Release Date in 1st Trailer

    1st full visual for the hotly anticipated Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba the Movie: Mugen Train also showed off

    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!

  • Monday March 16, 2020
  • Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Manga Inspires PS4 and Smartphone Video Games

    Smartphone game to be released in 2020, PS4 game in 2021

    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!

  • Thursday March 12, 2020
  • SKE48’s Matsui Jurina Cosplays as the Adorable Nezuko from Demon Slayer

    The former ace of SKE48 posted the image to her Instagram account

    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!

  • Thursday February 20, 2020
  • Demon Slayer Makes Manga History By Holding All Top 19 Spots on Oricon Charts

    It’s the third week in a row where the manga series has taken all the top 10 slots

    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!

  • Thursday February 13, 2020
  • Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba TV Anime To Get Marathon Screenings on AbemaTV

    The marathon will be spread over two weeks in Japan

    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!

  • Tuesday February 4, 2020
  • Demon Slayer Cuts Through Amazon’s Top 20 Manga List by Taking the Top 18 Slots

    The first manga that isn’t Demon Slayer on the list is the final volume of Silver Spoon at 19

    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!

  • Monday January 27, 2020
  • Demon Slayer Manga Exceeds 40 Million Copies Sold, Blows Past Sailor Moon, Berserk Total Sales

    Overtaken Naruto in volume sales during the same time period

    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!

  • Saturday December 7, 2019
  • Demon Slayer Manga Takes Over Shibuya in Celebration of 25 Million Copies Printed

    Scenes from the manga are printed on billboards over the Center Gai shopping district

    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!