The official account for the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba has revealed a new visual for the Kimetsusai, the franchise’s 3rd anniversary festival which be held in April this year. The event will be held on April 16 and 17, and the visual features Tanjiro, Nezuko, Zenitsu and Inosuke, along with the two Hashiras Tengen and Kyojuro. You can check it out below:
They’ve also released a trailer for the reveal, though it’s region-restricted:
The Entertainment District Arc was the latest TV anime to air, and a sequel TV Anime covering the Swordsmith Village Arc has already been announced. The Entertainment District Arc introduced new theme songs by Aimer – the opening theme “Zankyosanka” and the ending theme ”Asa ga kuru”. It also introduced several new characters and voice actors, such as Ryota Osaka as Gyutaro and Kazuhiko Inoue as the Mysterious Swordsman from Muzan’s past.
Both Funimation and Crunchyroll streamed the anime, and you can read the official synopsis for the 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!
The visual for the event looks festive enough, and tickets for the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba 3rd anniversary festival will be available for Japanese fans from March 18.
Source: Official Website
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