Upcoming Shounen anime Kimetsu no Yaiba: Demon Slayer has announced to start broadcasting from April, 6.


The story takes place in Taisho era Japan. Tanjirou is a kindhearted young boy who lived peacefully with his family as a coal seller. Their normal life changes completely when his family is slaughtered by demons.

The only other survivor, Tanjirou’s younger sister Nezuko, has become a ferocious demon. In order to return Nezuko to normal and get revenge on the demon that killed their family, the two of them depart on a journey. From a young talent, an adventure tale of blood and swords begins!

Kimetsu no Yaiba key visual one.

Kimetsu no Yaiba: Kyoudai no Kizuna

The first 5 Episodes of Kimetsu no Yaiba will be compiled as an anime film Kimetsu no Yaiba: Kyoudai no Kizuna. Limited screening begins on 29th March.

Kimetsu no Yaiba: Kyoudai no Kizuna key visual


The anime will be handled by Studio Ufotable. The studio is created for amazing work on various fate titles.

Kimetsu no Yaiba key visual two


  • Director: Haruo Sotozaki
  • Character Design: Akira Matsushima
  • Directory of Photography: Yuuichi Terao
  • Editor: Manabu Kamino
  • Music: Yuki Kajiura, Go Shiina
  • Studio: ufotable


  • Tanjirou Kamado (CV: Natsuki Hanae)
  • Nezuko Kamado (CV: Akari Kitou)
  • Zenitsu Agatsuma (CV: Hiro Shimono)
  • Inosuke Hashibira (CV: Yoshitsugu Matsuoka)
  • Giyuu Tomioka (CV: Takahiro Sakurai)

About Kimetsu no Yaiba( Demon Slayer)
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba is a Japanese manga series by Koyoharu Gotoge published in the 11th issue of 2016’s Weekly Shounen Jump. The manga is published in English by Viz Media.