Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – Swordsmith Village Arc (Season 3) has revealed a new visual featuring Genya Shinazugawa following the premiere of episode 7. Studio ufotable returned to animate the continuation, and the 3rd season picked up right after the Entertainment District Arc. Check out the new Genya visual:
Genya Shinazugawa is voiced by Nobuhiko Okamoto in Japanese, while Zeno Robinson is the English voice. We first met him in the Final Selection when Tanjiro had an encounter with him, after which we only saw him once prior to this season. The Swordsmith Village Arc begins in volume 10 of the manga. VIZ describes the story:
For the first time in over 100 years, the upper ranks of Muzan Kibutsuji’s Twelve Kizuki are not full. Angered, Muzan dispatches the survivors on another mission. Elsewhere, Tanjiro journeys to a village of swordsmiths and has to explain how his sword was so badly damaged to Haganezuka, the smith who made it. While Tanjiro waits for his sword to be repaired, enemies close in…
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