Yuriko Nakamura, the supervisor of Fuji TV‘s programming division, detailed on Monday how her station will air the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Entertainment District Arc (Kimetsu no Yaiba: Yūkaku-hen) tv anime. Fuji TV introduced throughout Monday’s on-line press convention for the October programming season that the second Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba anime season will air each Sunday at 11:15 p.m. this coming fall and winter.
The station had already scheduled compilation specials of earlier arcs (with some new footage) on September 11, 12, 18, 19, and 23, adopted by the unedited broadcast premiere of the Demon Slayer – Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Movie: Mugen Train anime movie on September 25. The workers will announce extra particulars for the Entertainment District Arc, reminiscent of casting, after the movie’s broadcast.
The Entertainment District Arc season continues the story from the Mugen Train movie as Tanjirō and the others tackle their subsequent mission.
Funimation will stream the brand new anime season when it premieres this 12 months. Funimation streamed three of the earlier compilation specials in Japanese with English subtitles and with an English dub.
Koyoharu Gotouge‘s Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba manga impressed a tv anime that premiered in April 2019. Aniplex of America licensed the collection and streamed the present on Hulu, Crunchyroll, and Funimation. Adult Swim‘s Toonami programming block premiered the tv anime in October 2019.
The collection was adopted up by the Demon Slayer – Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Movie: Mugen Train anime movie in October 2020. The movie sold a complete of 28,966,806 tickets for 40,016,942,050 yen (about US$367.6 million) in Japan as of May 23 — and have become the primary movie ever to cross the 40 billion yen milestone. It has since earned 40,096,913,600 yen (about US$366.53 million) in Japan as of June 6.
In 45 international locations and territories worldwide, Mugen Train offered a complete of 41.35 million tickets to earn the equal of 51.7 billion yen (about US$475 million) as of May 23. The movie was the highest-earning movie worldwide from 2020. It is the primary non-Hollywood or non-American movie to prime the yearly field workplace worldwide for the reason that starting of cinema over a century in the past. The movie is now the #2 highest-earning anime movie ever on the U.S. field workplace.
Gotouge launched the manga in Shueisha‘s Weekly Shonen Jump journal in February 2016. The manga ended in May 2020. Shueisha revealed the manga’s twenty third and ultimate compiled e-book quantity in December 2020. Viz Media is publishing the manga in English.