Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba has an had an unbelievable 12 months to this point. After quietly debuting earlier this 12 months, the collection quickly picked up pace and have become probably the most talked about motion anime hits of the year. It’s no shock why because the collection has a proficient crew behind it, and shortly there’s an opportunity that it’ll get much more recognition with an English dub run because it prepares to affix the more and more packed line-up of Adult Swim’s Toonami block. To higher put together followers for this upcoming premiere, Toonami shared the primary promo for its large debut on Saturday, October 12th at 1:30 AM EST.
Not solely does this promo give followers the primary glimpse at Demon Slayer‘s English dub launch — which Aniplex of America has but to disclose the complete forged listing for as of this writing — it is a good reminder of why this collection has cemented itself as one of many greatest releases of the 12 months.
The Toonami line-up for Saturday, October 12th (in EST) is as follows (by way of Toonami’s Facebook web page):
- 11:00 PM – Dragon Ball Super
- 11:30 PM – One-Punch Man Season 2
- 12:00 AM – Dr. Stone
- 12:30 AM – Fire Force
- 1:00 AM – Food Wars!
- 1:30 AM – Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba
- 2:00 AM – Black Clover
- 2:30 AM – Boruto: Naruto Next Generations
- 3:00 AM – Naruto: Shippuden
- 3:30 AM – Lupin the third Part 5
- 4:00 AM – My Hero Academia
If you needed to take a look at the unique Japanese run of the anime for your self, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba ‘s first season is now full and streaming on Crunchyroll, FunimationNOW, and Hulu. Originally created by Koyoharu Gotoge, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba first debuted in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump in February 2016. VIZ Media absolutely licensed the collection for an English language launch, they usually formally describe Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba as such:
“Since ancient times, rumors have abounded of man-eating demons lurking in the woods. Because of this, the local townsfolk never venture outside at night. Legend has it that a demon slayer also roams the night, hunting down these bloodthirsty demons. For young Tanjiro, these rumors will soon to become his harsh reality. Ever since the death of his father, Tanjiro has taken it upon himself to support his family. Although their lives may be hardened by tragedy, they’ve found happiness. But that ephemeral warmth is shattered one day when Tanjiro finds his family slaughtered and the lone survivor, his sister Nezuko, turned into a demon. To his surprise, however, Nezuko still shows signs of human emotion and thought… Thus begins Tanjiro’s request to fight demons and turn his sister human again.”