After the broadcast of the seventh and last episode of the anime Kimetsu no Yaiba: Mugen Ressha-hen, a new promo video for the anime was revealed Kimetsu no Yaiba: Yuukaku-hen (Kimetsu no Yaiba: Entertainment District Arc). The video maintains the premiere date scheduled for December 5 with a one-hour special (the block also includes all scheduled commercials).
On the other hand, the second season project of the anime adaptation is already on air and is listed (still unofficially, but by distribution platforms) with a total of eighteen episodes, seven of which correspond to Kimetsu no Yaiba: Mugen Ressha-hen and eleven to Kimetsu no Yaiba: Yuukaku-hen. The project is in broadcast, starting with the first series, since last October 10, while Crunchyroll and Funimation take care of its distribution.
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- Haruo Sotozaki (Tales of Zestiria the X, Tales of Symphonia the Animation) directs the series again in the studios Ufotable (Fate / Zero, Kara no Kyoukai, Katsugeki: Touken Ranbu).
- Akira Matsushima (Maria-sama ga Miteru, Tales of Zestiria the X) is in charge of character design in conjunction with Miyuki Sato, Yoko Kajiyama and Mika Kikuchi, who served as supporting character designers in the first season and the film.
- Yuki Kajiura (Sword Art Online, Fate/Zero, Mahou Shoujo Madoka Magica) and Gou Shiina (Tales of Zestiria the X, Juuni Taisen, God Eater) is in charge of the composition of the soundtrack.
Sinopsis de Kimetsu no Yaiba
In the Taisho era in Japan, Tanjirou Kamado is a kind and intelligent boy who lives with his family in the mountains. Tanjirou has become the head of his family after his father’s death, making constant trips to the village at the foot of the mountain to sell firewood and charcoal. However, his life changes when one day, returning home after spending a night out, he discovers that his family has been killed by a demon. Tanjirou and her sister Nezuko are the only survivors now, but she has been turned into a demon, although surprisingly she still displays emotions and seems to have a sense of reason. After an encounter with Giyuu Tomioka, a demon hunter; Tanjirou He decides to become a demon hunter to hunt down the murderer of his family and find a way to return Nezuko to normal.
Source: Oricon News
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