The theatrical screenings of the upcoming “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Swordsmith Village Arc,” has been a huge success in Japan, selling 810,000 tickets and earning 1.15 billion yen in its first three days. The screenings, which opened on February 3rd in 418 theaters in Japan.
In addition, this include episodes 10 and 11 of “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Entertainment District Arc” and the first Swordsmith Village Arc episode. The screenings will also be shown in over 95 countries and territories, including Singapore and Malaysia.
The “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Swordsmith Village Arc” television anime will premiere in April with a one-hour special. The director, Haruo Sotozaki, character designer, Akira Matsushima, the animation studio ufotable, and the main cast are all returning for the new arc. “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba” is based on the manga series by Koyoharu Gotouge, which was first published in Weekly Shonen Jump magazine in February 2016 and ended in May 2020.
The manga has been licensed by Aniplex of America and is available on streaming platforms such as Hulu, Crunchyroll, and Funimation. The “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Mugen Train Arc” and “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Entertainment District Arc” anime were also both streamed by Funimation and Crunchyroll.
In conclusion, the popularity of “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba” continues to soar, with the latest theatrical screenings being a testament to its success. Fans can look forward to the upcoming “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Swordsmith Village Arc” television anime, set to premiere in April.
Source: Anime News Network