Kimetsu no Yaiba official Twitter account released on Sunday a new trailer and poster for “Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Movie: Mugen Train“. In addition, the promo video features the new theme song “Homura” by LiSA. The trailer and poster feature the tagline, “With your blade, bring an end to the nightmare.” The song Lyrics were written by LiSA and Yuki Kajiura. Kajiura composed and arranged its music.
#NEWS Fall deeper into an endless dream with the brand new trailer from “Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Movie: Mugen Train" featuring theme song “Homura” by LiSA!— Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba USA (@DemonSlayerUSA) August 2, 2020
The film hits theaters across the USA and Canada in 2021! pic.twitter.com/FkWQNTi2gY
It is the Taisho Period in Japan. Tanjiro, a kindhearted boy who sells charcoal for a living, finds his family slaughtered by a demon. To make matters worse, his younger sister Nezuko, the sole survivor, has been transformed into a demon herself.
Though devastated by this grim reality, Tanjiro resolves to become a “demon slayer” so that he can turn his sister back into a human, and kill the demon that massacred his family.
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.
The anime first season aired from April 2019 to September 28 for 26 episodes. Hikaru Kondo has produced 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 series new mobile game titled Kimetsu no Yaiba: Keppū Kengeki Royale (Demon Slayer: Blood-Stench Blade Royale) is slated for release in this. A PlayStation 4 action game titled Kimetsu no Yaiba: Hinokami Keppūtan will be published in 2021.
Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Movie: Mugen Train (Kimetsu no Yaiba: Mugen Ressha-Hen) opens in Japan on October 16th. In the USA and Canada in 2021.