With the premiere of the Demon Slayer movie this week, fans are desperate to know what date season 2 will release online.
‘Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba’ is an incredibly popular anime series based on the successful manga series of the same name.
The anime is widely considered to be one of the best shows in the genre, winning the ‘Best Anime’ award at the 2019 Newtype Anime Awards and the ‘Anime of the Year’ at the 2020 Crunchyroll Anime Awards.
Season 1 may have been a masterpiece, but when can fans expect the second season of Demon Slayer to premiere?
Demon Slayer season 2 release date…
- A release date for Demon Slayer season 2 has not been officially announced, but we expect a January or February 2021 premiere.
The second season of Demon Slayer was scheduled to premiere in October 2020 but had to be delayed because of the global coronavirus pandemic.
Unfortunately, a new release date for season 2 has not yet been announced. An optimistic prediction for the Demon Slayer season 2 release date would be January, but a more realistic prediction would be April 2021.
However, many fans are expecting some type of reveal trailer within the next month, which will hopefully be released alongside some more information on a release date.
Demon Slayer season 2 plot…
The story for Demon Slayer season 2 will be a direct continuation from the upcoming movie ‘Mugen Train’, which is itself will pick up from the season 1 finale.
As the anime is a direct adaptation of the original manga series, we can confidently predict where the story will go in season 2. However, without giving any potential spoilers away, you can read it yourself right here.
Demon Slayer movie release date…
The upcoming movie, titled ‘Demon Slayer: Infinity Train Arc’ is scheduled to release in Japan on October 16, 2020.
You can watch the trailer below:
It is unknown what the premise for these games will be, but if the franchise is continuing the tell the story across each feature, expect some canon material to be presented in-game.
Season 1 of Demon Slayer is available for you to view right now on Hulu, Crunchyroll and on Amazon Prime through a Funimation Now Subscription.