Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – Entertainment District Arc released episode 7 today, and it was confirmed that they cast Ryota Osaka as the voice of the demon Gyutaro. The new demon made an appearance at the end of the episode, and we’ll be seeing him in action from next week. While he has an interesting voice, the credits at the end of the episode leave no doubt as to who the voice actor is:
Some of Ryota Suzuki’s other roles are Sadao Maou from The Devil is a Part-timer, Ikki Kurogane from A Chivalry of the Failed Knight, Eijun Sawamura from Ace of Diamond, Staz from Blood Lad, among others.
Episode 7 of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – Entertainment District Arc came after an impressive episode 6, which managed to outrank Attack on Titan and rank 1st in the first week of Winter 2022. Episode 8 is titled “Gathering” and will release next Sunday on January 23.
The official synopsis for the Demon Slayer: Entertainment District Arc (Volume 9 of the manga):
Tanjiro and his friends accompany the Hashira Tengen Uzui to an entertainment district where Tengen’s female ninja agents were gathering information on a demon before they suddenly disappeared. In order to investigate, Tanjiro and the others disguise themselves as women to sneak in!
Do you think Ryota Osaka is a good voice for Gyutaro in Demon Slayer? If you enjoyed the episode, don’t forget to vote for it to rank high in week 2!
Source: Episode 7 of Demon Slayer: Entertainment District Arc
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