The world of anime is huge and people all over the world go crazy for it. The animation, the plot, the genre and everything else keep the public on edge, and that is why each new series or movie arouses great expectations.
The craze started with Naruto, but now all the emerging movies and series are grabbing the spotlight. The public cannot stop watching new Japanese series like Death NoteOne Punch Man and Hellsing Ultimate.
If you are an avid anime lover, you are surely familiar with “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba”. This Japanese series, illustrated and written by Koyoharu Gotouge, was highly appreciated and praised all over the world.
After the series, a movie was released, and the fans went crazy! Demon Slayer: Mugen Train grossed over $506.5 million at the box office.
Third installment of Demon Slayer
If you were already waiting for some kind of franchise announcement, here’s some good news. Demon Slayer will return with its third installment, Swordsmith Village, in 2023, and fans around the world are wondering what it will be about.
Although the third season of Demon Slayer has been confirmed, Ufotable (the production studio) has not officially announced anything about the movie.
Therefore, it cannot be assumed that fans can go to the cinema to enjoy the new installment.
There was an announcement about the premiere of the third season that left the public confused. Many wondered if the production company is willing to introduce another film in the franchise.
But fans don’t have to give up all hope because with the way the plot is progressing, there is a strong possibility that there will be a movie in the near future.
demon slayer He took to his official Twitter account and said that the third season of the series will premiere in April 2023.
The first Demon Slayer movie was Mugen Train, which hit theaters in October 2022 and was a sequel to the first season of the famous series.
As the movie grossed a lot of money at the box office, the creators soon realized that the popularity of this series is immense. The film was rated as the highest grossing Japanese film.
Streaming of the new season of Demon Slayer
Now the new season can be seen in streaming through different platforms and networks so that everyone can enjoy it. The Japanese production companies SHUEISHA and Aniplex wanted to celebrate the success of the series and have teamed up with Ufotable (the animation studio) to announce the Demon Slayer world tour.
It will include the new series and a recap of past history. Episodes 10 and 11 of the second season will be the highlight of the tour, and then the series will take over.
In this new series, the show is introducing High Rank demons from Muzan Kibutsuji. These would be the new villains of the story and it is an exciting step for the franchise.
Before the series launches in April, a world premiere is possible in February.
The first film, Mugen Train, followed the series’ protagonists: Inosuke, Zenitsu, Tanjiro, and Nezuko.
They boarded the Mugen Train and had the responsibility of protecting all the train passengers from the malicious Enmu.
Along with the film, some compilations were also released. Among them were The Hashira Meeting Arc, Kimetsu no Yaiba: Mount Natagumo Arc, and Kimetsu no Yaiba: Sibling’s Bond. All the movies have main episodes of a specific arc that aired.
Demon Slayer- Season 1 Plot and success
The first film followed the journey of Tanjiro Kamado along with his friends and his sister. They all boarded the Mugen Train and helped Hashira Kyojuro Rengoku search for a demon that sought destruction. Around 40 people disappeared because of the demon and they are trying to stop it.
After the success of the film, the second season of the series was released. It aired in October 2021 and was successful again.
The way this story is taking, it’s likely that the film project will get the green light.
This movie is getting positive reviews from critics and audiences all over the world. It has a 98% rotten tomato rating and a 7.8/10 rating. It has even received several awards and has turned out to be one of the biggest hits.
If you haven’t seen the series and the movie yet, add it to your list! The story is so attractive and raw that it can make you fall in love with anime.