An update on Demon Slayer 2 coming from Yahoo! Japan definitively confirms what, until now, was given as the probable release period of the second season of the acclaimed anime.
The new episodes of the anime adaptation of the best-selling manga by Koyoharu Gotoge they will debut in Japan next October, although at the moment there is no news on the papabile official release date, nor if this will be in the first or second half of the month.
When will Demon Slayer 2 arrive in Italy?
As already considered in our previous article, this programming should bring the second season of Demon Slayer to arrive in the West not before 2022 on Prime Video and Netflix.
Demon Slayer 2 will adapt the narrative arc of the Red light district, following the events of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – Mugen Train, the feature film of which we still do not know the Italian release date, nor if it will actually be distributed in theaters or will arrive directly in streaming on some digital platform.
“Kimetsu no Yaiba – Yukaku-hen”, this is the original title of the second season of the anime, will also see as the protagonist Tengenh Uzui, the pillar of sound, one of DemonSlayer’s strongest demon slayers.
Uzui will bring with him the quartet formed by Tanjiro, Nezuko, Inosuke and Zenitsu together with whom he will face Daki, the sixth crescent moon.
Haruo Sotozaki will return to directing at the studios of ufotable with Akira Matsushima who will again take care of the character design of the characters. Confirmations also regarding the vocal cast of the first season that will see Katsuyuki Konishi give voice to Tengen Uzui.
Plot and details of the manga Kimetsu no Yaiba
Japan, Taisho period. Tanjiro is a kind-hearted boy, the eldest son of a large fatherless family, who lives in the mountains and sells coal to live and who one day, returning from the city, finds his family massacred by a demon.
To make matters worse, her younger sister Nezuko, the sole survivor of the massacre, has herself been turned into a demon.
Although devastated by this tragedy, Tanjiro decides to become a demon slayer, a “demon hunter, with the aim of saving his sister from the curse by making her return to human and hunt down the demon who slaughtered his family to kill him and avenge the loved ones. so that he can turn his sister into a human and kill the demon who slaughtered his family.
The manga of Demon Slayer is published in Italy by Star Comics editions, while the anime was edited by Dynit for the Italian market and is available on VVVVID.
The work also inspired the creation of two video games, for PlayStation 4 and mobile devices, respectively entitled Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – Hinokami Keppuutan is Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – Keppuu Kengeki Royale.