Demon Slayer Season 2 in Italy on Crunchyroll: release date and details

Demon Slayer Season 2 in Italy on Crunchyroll: release date and details

Demon Slayer Season 2 in Italy on Crunchyroll

Crunchyroll announces through its portals that it will broadcast in Italy the two narrative arcs of Season 2 of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, inspired by the manga of the same name written and drawn by Koyoharu Gotouge, subtitled in Italian.

Demon Slayer Season 2 in Italy on Crunchyroll

The first narrative arc will present on television the animated film by Demon Slayer: The Mugen Train and will start on 10 October 2021. The adaptation consists of a total of 7 episodes: 6 episodes re-adapted with almost 70 unreleased scenes, new music and new previews and 1 never-before-seen original episode that tells the story of a mission accepted by Kyojuro Rengoku. LiSA returns to sing the opening theme of the anime "Akeboshi" while the closing theme is titled "Shirogane".

The second narrative arc, on the other hand, will begin immediately on December 5, 2021 with the Entertainment District Arc (Yoshiwara's Entertainment Quarter) who sees Tanjiro and his companions take on a new mission in Yoshiwara's entertainment district and face off against the demon Daki (Upper Six), voiced by Miyuki Sawashiro. The first episode will be a special lasting one hour, thus kicking off this part of the story that takes place after the conclusion of the Demon Slayer arc: Kimetsu no Yaiba Mugen Train. Aimer will sing the opening theme song "Zankyosanka" and the closing one titled "Asa ga kuru".

Demon Slayer Season 2: Italian release date and details

Season 2 of the lucky anime series, obviously inspired by the manga of Koyoharu Gotouge, will accompany us for two quarters between the Autumn of 2021 and the Winter of 2022. It was announced in February of this year and is produced, as always, by Studio Ufotable directed by Haruo Sotozaki and character design by Akira Matsushima, among others.

The second season of the animated has also been adapted into a light novel released in Japan on July 19. Find all the details here.

In case you can't wait until October, we invite you to watch Demon Slayer: The Mugen Train. The animated film is available on Prime Video (Amazon) in Italy starting July 13. Here are the latest details.

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About Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba

Demon Slayer - Kimetsu no Yaiba is a manga written and illustrated by Koyoharu Gotouge. Consisting of 205 chapters and 23 volumes, the manga ended in May 2020. In Italy the work is published by Edizioni Star Comics with 15 volumes available (find it on Amazon).

The manga inspired a series animated broadcast from April to September 2019 with 26 episodes broadcast. The anime is produced by Studio Ufotable and is legally visible, free of charge and with both Italian subtitles and Italian dubbing on VVVVID (Dynit).

The sequel to the anime materializes with an animated film that adapts the narrative arc of the training released in Japanese cinemas on October 16, 2020. In Italy it is available from July 13, 2021 for Dynit on Amazon Prime Video.

If you still don't know the work, here is a brief synopsis:

Japan, the dawn of the twentieth century. Young Tanjiro, a kind coal seller, sees his daily life upset by the extermination of his family by a demon. The only one left alive is her younger sister Nezuko, who, however, has been transformed into a demon herself. To get her back as before and take revenge on the monster who killed her mother and siblings, Tanjiro sets out on a journey with Nezuko. Thus begins this story of blood, swords and adventure!

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Season 2 Premiere Date Revealed Alongside Mugen Train Adaptation

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba will be returning for a second season with its Entertainment District Arc on December 5, 2021. To help with the wait, October 10 will see the release of the Mugen Train Arc that will adapt the feature film with an original episode that will connect the Tanjiro Kamado, Unwavering Resolve Arc with the Entertainment District Arc.

Announced by Funimation and Crunchyroll, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Mugen Train Arc will make its debut in English-speaking countries like the USA, Canada, the UK, Ireland, Australia, and New Zealand on Sunday, October 10. It will also be available on the European streaming service Wakanim and Hulu in the USA on the same day as well.

As previously mentioned, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Mugen Train Arc is a seven-episode adaptation of Demon Slayer the Movie: Mugen Train that includes 'an original episode, 70 new scenes, new music tracks, new open and ending animation, episode previews, and new theme songs.' The original episode will see 'Kyojuro Rengoku taking on a new mission on the way to the Mugen Train.'

Furthermore, LiSA will return to sing the theme songs for the series with the opening theme 'Akeboshi' and the ending theme 'Shirogane.'

Then, on December 5, the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Entertainment District - the show's second season - will debut and will introduce a brand-new villain in the major demon Daki, who will be voiced by Miyuki Sawashiro. The first episode will be one hour long and the theme songs for the opening episode - 'Zankyosanka' and 'Asa ga kuru' - will be performed by Aimer.

The Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Tanjiro Kamado, Unwavering Resolve Arc premiered in 2019 and is based on Koyoharu Gotoge's manga and we called it one of the best new anime of that year.

For more, check out our review of Demon Slayer the Movie: Mugen Train, how the film sets up season 2, the 10 best Demon Slayer moments, and why we believe the new wave of Shonen Anime are raising the bar.

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