We’re just days away from the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba -To the Swordsmith Village- World Tour kick-off in Japan on February 3, and the event is ready to expand to more regions. Previously announced for 80 countries and territories, that number has expanded to 95.
There’s also a parade going down today in Tokyo’s Asakusa area, known for being the location where Tanjiro first met Muzan that’s also within walking distance of the Entertainment District arc setting, Yoshiwara. As part of the Kaminarimon to Sensoji Temple Kimetsu no Yaiba Costume Parade, Tanjiro, Zenitsu and Inosuke will be led by a monk as they make their way from Kaminarimon through Nakamise Dori to the main hall of Sensoji Temple.
The event will include a feature-length cut of The Entertainment District Arc‘s 10th and 11th episodes as well as an extended first episode of Swordsmith Village Arc featuring 4K video and remastered audio. There will also be a special recap video shown at the start of each screening to take us through Tanjiro’s journey in Koyoharu Gotouge’s Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba series.
Folks in LA can look forward to the premiere of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba -To the Swordsmith Village- World Tour on February 18, followed by wider screenings on March 3, available both dubbed and in Japanese with English subtitles.
As for the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Swordsmith Village Arc, the new season is officially set to begin its broadcast on Fuji TV in Japan in April 2023, starting with a one-hour special first episode.
Via Crunchyroll News