Demon Slayer anime-themed plane launches in Japan

Japanese airline ANA is launching a Demon slayer-themed plane in January. Based on the manga series of the same name created by Koyoharu Gotouge, Demon slayer is an animated series set in Japan during the Taishō era. He follows the teenager, Tanjiro, on his quest to transform his younger sister Nezuko into a human again after an attack kills the rest of their family and leaves Nezuko a demon.

After the release of its first season in 2019, Demon slayer quickly gained popularity, so much so that IGN named it one of the 10 best anime of 2019. The immense popularity of the anime continued to grow after the premiere of its feature film sequel in October 2020. Demon Slayer – The Movie: Mugen Train achieved unprecedented worldwide success in theaters and became the highest-grossing animated film of all time. Demon slayerThe highly anticipated Season 2 premiered in October 2021 and is still airing.

Now, the popular anime is expanding its reach to the sky. Japanese airline ANA announced its partnership with the series and the launch of a Demon slayer themed plane. The highlight of the partnership is Demon Slayer Jet One, an aircraft decorated on one side with Demon slayer characters from the anime – namely Tanjiro, Nezuko and their friends, Zenitsu and Inosuke – and on the other side with Tanjiro’s design from the original manga. The special jet will begin domestic service in January 2022. ANA recently established a flight schedule for Demon Slayer Jet One, but the schedule is still subject to change. Take a closer look at the plane below:

Even if fans fail to board the decorated Demon Slayer Jet One, there’s more Demon slayer amenities to enjoy. As of this month, ANA will offer cups decorated with a Demon slayer design, and for the youngest passengers, the airline will distribute Demon slayer menko, a paper toy for a Japanese game similar to Pogs. The menko will come in 18 different models from the anime, and each pack will contain 2 menko. Other in-flight entertainment on offer will include the 26 episodes of Demon slayer season 1 for guests to watch and music from the anime to listen to. Both songs from the anime’s soundtrack and a live orchestral concert will be available.

It is not the first time ANA partnered with an anime; the memorable Pokémon– the theme airline was so popular that it was repeated by other airlines. With Demon slayerthe huge fanbase from all over the world, ANA Couldn’t have picked a better anime to partner with. Unfortunately, tourism to Japan is still restricted due to Covid-19, so international fans will likely miss out on flying in the special. Demon slayer jet. Those who manage to take a ticket are about to take an exciting ride.

Source: ANA

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