The staff for the TV anime show adaptation for Koyoharu Gotōge’s Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba manga series revealed the series new key visual, more staff and the opening theme song artist.
Aniplex and Sony Music veteran singer ,Risa Oribe, better known by her stage name ,LiSA (Love is Same All), will perform the opening theme for the series. Ufotable producing the TV anime which premiere in April 6, 2019.
The cast includes Yoshitsugu Matsuoka as Inosuke Hashibira, Kaji Yuki as Sabito, Hiro Shimono as Zenitsu Agatsuma, Takahiro Sakurai as Giyū Tomioka, Namikawa Daisuke as Haganezuka, Midorikawa Hikaru as Odo no Oni, Otsuka Hochu as Urokodaki Sakoni, Kakuma Ai as Makomo, Okamoto Nobuhiro as Genya, Morikawa Toshiyuki as Ubuyashiki Kagaya, Izawa Shiori as White-Haired Guide and Yuki Aoi as Black-Haired Guide, Yamazaki Takumi as Kasugaigarasu, and Koyasu Takehito as Teoni.
Hikaru Kondo is producing the series and Haruo Sotozaki (Tales of Zestiria the X,l) is directing. Akira Matsushima (Tales of Zestiria the X), Miyuki Sato, Yōko Kajiyama, and Mika Kikuchi serving as character designers. Yuki Kajiura (Sword Art Online, Fate/Zero) and Gō Shiina (Tales of Zestiria the X, Jūni Taisen: Zodiac War, God Eater) are composing the music.
Koyoharu Gotōge began serializing Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba In Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine from February 15, 2016 till present. The manga is listed with 14 volumes.
Tanjiro Kamado is a kindhearted, intelligent boy who lives with his family and makes money by selling charcoal. Everything changes when his family is attacked and slaughtered by demons (oni). Tanjiro and his sister Nezuko are the sole survivors of the incident, though Nezuko is now a demon, but surprisingly still shows signs of human emotion and thought. Tanjiro becomes a demon slayer to help his sister turn human again, and to avenge the loss of his family.