The publisher Aniplex as well as the CyberConnect2 studio have released new information on Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – Hinokami Keppuutan. They confirm the arrival of the title on Xbox One, Xbox Series, PC and PS5 in addition to the release on PS4.
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba is a manga and anime that is on the rise in Japan today. The archipelago’s best-selling manga in 2019 and 2020, the animated film dedicated to it has also become the biggest box office success in Japan. The work features Tanjirō, eldest son and seller of charcoal to provide for his family. One day, while rumors circulate around a man-eating demon, he has to spend the night outside his home. On his return, he finds his family massacred and one of his sisters, the only survivor, transformed into a demon. So begins her journey to find a cure for her sister and avenge her family.
The title will take the form of an action-battle as the Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm series can offer. In this title you will be able to play in single-player mode to relive the story as Sumijiro Kamon and fight against demons, as well as in Versus mode to fight against two characters from the anime “Blade of Extinction”. On the occasion of the announcement of the platforms, the ufotable studio, in charge of the television adaptation of the manga, provided a new visual:
Although the game is coming to almost all media, there is no more information regarding a release date.