Today, SEGA indicated that an additional character pack for Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Hinokami Chronicles would be added as DLC from summer 2022 on all available platforms (Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One and Steam).
We are also delighted to announce that players can now pre-order the digital edition of the game on the Nintendo eShop. Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Hinokami Chronicles will come out on June 10, 2022 on Nintendo Switch.
Uzui Tengen will be the first to join the Additional Character Pack for The Hinokami Chronicles.
This additional character pack represents a series of paid, downloadable content, including several new characters that can be used in the Versus mode of Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Hinokami Chronicles. Slated for release this summer, the first update will feature Uzui Tengen, the sound mainstay of the Army of Slayers at the heart of the fierce battle against demons in the series Demon Slayer – Kimetsu no Yaiba: The Pleasure Quarter.
Six other characters featured in the series Demon Slayer – Kimetsu no Yaiba: The Pleasure Quarter will also be available for sale during periodic updates:
- Nezuko (Advanced Demonic Form)
- Tanjiro (Pleasure District)
- Zen’itsu (Pleasure Quarter)
- Inosuke (Pleasure District)
Don’t miss the next information on this DLC that we will reveal in the coming months!
Digital pre-orders for Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Hinokami Chronicles are available now on the Nintendo eShop ! This edition contains the following:
- The full game
- 5 Kimetsu Academy Summer Uniforms (Kamado Tanjirō, Kamado Nezuko, Agatsuma Zen’itsu, Hashibira Inosuke, Tomioka Giyū)
- 3 Butterfly Domain outfits (Kamado Tanjiro, Agatsuma Zen’itsu, Hashibira Inosuke)
- 1 key to unlock the Kimetsu Academy character (Kamado Tanjirô)
- 16,000 Kimetsu Points
Any pre-order of the digital edition will also entitle you to 3 bonus character unlock keys for Kimetsu Nezuko Academy, Kimetsu Zenitsu Academy and Kimetsu Inosuke Academy as part of a limited-time introductory version available up to two weeks after the game’s release date.
Note that the 5 Kimetsu Academy Summer Uniforms, 3 Butterfly Estate Outfits, and 16,000 Kimetsu Points listed above will be part of the standard physical edition on Nintendo Switch.
About Demon Slayer – Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Hinokami Chronicles :
- Exhilarating arena battles : Master the multitude of spectacular skills from a large cast of characters from the anime, including Tanjiro and Nezuko, to defeat your opponents in explosive duels, locally and online.
- A moving drama : Take the blade of Tanjiro Kamado and guide him in his quest to become a demon slayer and save his sister, the wonderful Nezuko.
- Stunning boss fights : Specially designed battles against powerful demons that will put Tanjiro to the test.
- Anime voice actors : The original cast of the anime, English and Japanese voices, will be there to respect the authenticity of the characters in the game.
Demon Slayer – Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Hinokami Chronicles will be released for Nintendo Switch on June 10, 2022.