Anime Studio Ufotable to helm the continuation of the adaption, Demon Slayer: Infinite Train
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba has been heating up the last anime season with its superb animation and fun characters, and with the last episode just having finished airing, fans of the series were left wondering what would be next for the Shonen Jump series.
After the final episode aired, a teaser trailer announced that the next Demon Slayer anime project would be a film adaptation of the Infinite Train arc. The Infinite Train arc is a direct continuation of the series after the conclusion of the Recovery Training arc in this week's episode of the TV series.
The teaser trailer showed off a new key visual of the Flame Hashira, Kyojuro Rengoku, surrounded by flames. The official website for Demon Slayer: Infinite Train confirms that Haruo Sotozaki will be returning as the director and Akira Matsushima will be returning as the character designer. The film will be produced at Ufotable.
A release date for the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba film has not yet been announced, but watch this space and we’ll let you know as soon as we can!
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