Animes released in 2019 were quite successful productions compared to other years. One of them was the anime Demon Killer, which broke records in Japan and was followed worldwide. The action and fantasy anime series, based on Koyoharu Gotōge’s manga, originally aired on Tokyo MX, GTV, GYT, BS11 on April 6, 2019. The anime, which aired a total of 26 episodes, made its season finale on September 28. 2019, with the episode “New Mission”. It was created by the Ufotable studio, whose anime productions we don’t often see, but turned out to be a successful studio. It was another surprising issue that a product from an unpopular studio was so popular, but the series’ manga has had a huge impact on this popularity. The series, licensed by famous anime distributors such as Funimation and crunchy rollswas also broadcast on Swimming for adults† Hulu TVand Amazon Prime† In this way, the second season of the production, which won a worldwide audience, is curiosity. What do we know about the series so far?
What is the Demon Slayer storyline?
Kimetsu no Yaiba is about the adventures of young Tanjiro Kamado, who wants to save her after her family is killed and her sister Nezuko turns into a demon and decides to become a demon hunter. Tanjiro honed his skills through an endless series of threats and adventures against countless demons.
Kamado Tanjiro, the eldest child in a poor family, is a young man who has to take care of his whole family. One day, Tanjiro packs all the coal he has collected and goes from his village to the city to sell coal. It is evening when he decides to return home. On the way back, an old man tells Tanjiro that demons may be on the way and will spend the night here. Tanjiro accepts this offer, even if he is forced. In the morning Tanjiro goes home, oblivious to everything. As Tanjiro approaches the house, he begins to smell violent blood. When he enters the house, he sees that his entire family has been murdered. Only his sister Nezuko survived the attack, but Nezuko turned into a demon. All this deeply affects Tanjiro and his next goal is to bring his sister Nezuko back to normal and avenge his family. He joins the Demon Hunters Guild and finds himself in the midst of complex events.
According to fans, what made the first season so satisfying was the combination of unique characters, well-designed combat, and breathtaking animation that permeated every episode. Judging by the flashbacks, we will continue to watch Tanjiro’s adventures in the second season.
Will there be a second season of Demon Slayer?
There is good news from the creators for fans of the anime. Demon Slayer has been renewed for a second season† According to the announcement, the second season of the series is currently under construction. We can infer from this that the series was under construction several months before this October 15 announcement. Whether the anime will have a new season is usually predicted by the popularity and adequacy of the source material. Demon Slayer managed to pass both tests.
When is the second season release date?
From March 28, 2021However, there is no official announcement yet for the show’s airing date. We know the series will air in 2021, but no more than that. According to the statement dated October 15, we know that the series is under construction and believe that this process started in the summer months. An average production period of 1 year for similar animations. Accordingly, a new season of the series will hit the screens in the fall of 2021†
The series was broadcast weekly on October 10, 2021.
How popular is Demon Slayer?
According to the Japanese audience, originally known as Kimetsu no Yaiba, the production was voted “the most satisfying anime of 2019”. Broadcaster The Kadokawa Game Linkage, broadcast in Japan, has polled thousands of anime fans across the country and their opinions on the recently aired anime series.
When the company asked the public what the most satisfying anime of 2019 was, the answer was: Demon Killer† The story of Tanjiro and his quest to destroy demons while rescuing his sister was voted the best anime in this category! Demon Slayer, Attack On Titan, JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Golden Wind, Dr. He struggled with major anime productions such as Stone and Vinland Saga†
According to many fans, even the first on such a list has already turned out to be a success in itself. At the same time, Demon Slayer’s manga sales increased significantly with the anime series. It even reached a level of popularity in this category, surpassing even the famous manga series One Piece. Fans are already looking forward to the second season.
We mention the popularity of all anime and new season release dates† According to our statistics, the popularity rating of the series is 98.5% and it competes with popular anime-like One Punch Man†
Manga status and compared to anime episodes
As we mentioned before, Demon Slayer is a manga adaptation anime. The manga series is written and illustrated by Koyoharu Gotōge. Like many anime adaptations, the Demon Slayer manga was published in Weekly Shonen Jump. The first volume was published in 2016. The manga series was last released in May 2020 and has reached 23 volumes in total. In addition, Viz Media is translating the manga series into English, and 19 volumes are currently being published in English.
Will the second season be the last season?
In the first season of the anime, all 53 chapters of the manga were used. Part of chapter 54 has been re-adapted to anime. Chapter 54 of the manga series coincides with the beginning of Volume 7. 205 chapters have been created so far. With a simple ratio, we can say that the series will continue for a few more seasons.
Is there a released trailer for season 2?
The fact that the series is in production for a second season means we’ll be seeing a trailer soon. But it’s too early for that. While there are fan-created trailers, there is no official trailer for the second season of the anime. We will share it with you when it is published. Stay tuned for updates.
And the expected Trailer was released from February 2021† The arrival of the Trailer reinforces the possibility of a new season this summer. We’d love to see your expectations and comments on the trailer in the comments section below! And until the release of season 2, we recommend you to watch’anime like Demon Slayer†