A Japanese manga series, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, is written and illustrated by Koyoharu Gotoge. The series is developed as an anime by Ufotable, which aired in Japan from April 6 to September 28, 2019. The fantasy show had 26 episodes in the first season and has been renewed for a second season. The show is directed by Haruo Sotozaki.
Demon Slayer Season 2 Release Date & Cast?
The first season was enigmatic and gained an immediate fan base. Some named the show as the best anime of the year. There is no official date as to when the second season will release. It might come out at the end of 2020 or the start of 2021. But there is still no news.
The main characters of the show that will be returning in season two are Tanjiro Kamado, Nezuko Kamado, Zenitsu Agatsuma, Inosuke Hashibira, Genya Shinazugawa, and Kanao Tsuyuri.
Demon Slayer Season 2: Plot And Trailer
The story follows Tanjiro Kamado, who turns into a demon slayer after his family is slaughtered, and his younger sister turns into a demon. Tanjiro is a sweet and intelligent boy before tragedy strikes him. One day after returning from work, he finds that a demon brutally kills everyone in his family except his sister, Nezuko.
Nezuko turns into a demon, and Tanjiro seeks the help of a demon slayer Giyu, who, in turn, recruits Tanjiro as a demon slayer. He is now set to make his sister human again and avenge the death of his family.
The Extra Details That A Fans Need To Know:
Until the second season comes out, fans can enjoy the series in different ways. There is a sequel movie coming out on October 16, 2020. There is the manga series itself that can be read. It was rated as the best-selling manga series of the year in February 2020. There is also a spin-off to the manga.
In February 2019, a Japanese light novel was released of the same name, followed by a second on October 4, 2019. A mobile game based on the series is announced to be released in 2020. There is also a video game coming out in 2021 for PlayStation 4. And lastly, there is also a Demon Slayer fan book published in 2019 and contains all the background information on the series and characters.