On Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Movie: Mugen Train’s 192nd day at the Japanese box office, and the 3rd day of its North American run, Mugen Train finally overtook Studio Ghibli’s Spirited Away to become the highest-grossing anime film worldwide. Read all the worldwide box office information after the jump!
The Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Movie: Mugen Train just keeps on chugging along, increasing its domestic box office revenue in its 25th week in theaters in Japan as it speeds towards the end of its record-breaking run. See the full domestic and worldwide box office breakdown after the jump!
For those continuing on the Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Movie: Mugen Train until its next stop, it'll reach that destination when it hits DVD and Blu-ray in Japan on June 16. Also, the anime film continued its travels through worldwide theaters over the last week, rising to US$409.79 million (44.73 billion yen) at the worldwide box office. All this and more after the jump!
The "final" Evangelion anime film opened on Monday and was the biggest opening in the anime franchise ever, making it the highest-grossing film for a Monday in Japan ever, but that wasn't the only record broken for Evangelion 3.0+1.0, with it also taking the record for a highest-grossing opening for a domestic IMAX release as well! Learn more after the jump!
In just a week, Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Movie: Mugen Train has become the highest-grossing anime film for the Australian/New Zealand anime distributor Madman Entertainment, taking the top spot at the box office in both countries and includes Malaysia, where the film opened over the last week. All the details after the jump!
No box office around the world can withstand the might that is Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Movie: Mugen Train, with the film dominating three international box offices last weekend, including coming number one in South Korea, Australia, and New Zealand. Read the full figures after the jump!
While it seems Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Movie: Mugen Train may have slowed down a little as it approaches its 5th month in Japanese theaters, thanks to the announcement of a second TV anime season and the holidays, the Weekly Shonen Jump manga adaptation increased its weekend box office, even if the weekday dropped off. Learn more after the jump!
After the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba TV anime revealed a second season of the TV anime last night for later this year, today, with the announcements of this week's box office grosses from Asia, the Demon Slayer: Mugen Train anime film has pushed past Your Name to become the second highest-grossing anime film worldwide. Read the full rundown after the jump!
Mugen Train keeps on rolling, with Demon Slayer: Mugen Train coming in second in two different markets across Asia ahead of its release in Oceania later this month. Domestically, Demon Slayer is keeping steady week on week at the box office, whilst in South Korea, the Ufotable-produced film increased its weekly share. Learn more after the jump!
In its 16th weekend in Japanese theaters, Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Movie: Mugen Train has been dethroned once again, coming in second on both the ticket sales and the box office revenue charts. Nevertheless, Mugen Train has been continuing its journey, opening in South Korea last week, giving it yet another stamp on its rollout. More details on how the anime film is doing after the jump!
Despite Demon Slayer: Mugen Train releasing last year and being the highest-grossing film in Japanese film history, the overall Japanese box office takings for 2020 were the lowest in 20 years, with attendance at all-time lows as well due to the coronavirus pandemic. See the full rankings after the jump.
It seems the competition of Gintama was no match for the runaway train that is Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Movie: Mugen Train, with the anime film once again dominating the Japanese box office and keeping the number one slot as the Ufotable-produced film reaches its 101st day in theaters. Read the updated stats after the jump!
As predicted last week, it seems the Gintama: THE FINAL anime film was only a temporary set back to the juggernaut engine that is Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Movie: Mugen Train, which once again came in at number one over the weekend at the Japanese box office. More details after the jump!
While we may be seeing history being made for some animated films in Japanese theaters, let's not forget that Kyoto Animation's Violet Evergarden: The Movie continues to do well for the anime studio, even if the film has dropped off the box office top 10 in Japan. See how well the anime film is doing after the jump!