Shounen Jump Announces Kimetsu no Yaiba to Also Get Anime Adaptation!

What You Need to Know:

  • Today, Shounen Jump officially announced that Koyoharu Gotouge's manga series Kimetsu no Yaiba (Demon Slayer: Kitsumetsu no Yaiba) has also been greenlit for an anime adaptation. The announcement was made on the cover of the 27th edition of Shounen Jump that went on sale today.
  • Continuing the good news, it has been confirmed that ufotable will be the studio in charge. ufotable established itself with the Fate series, and has also worked on Tales of Zestiria the Cross (X) and Katsugeki/ Touken Ranbu.
  • The series has released the very first key visual which you can catch below, and today with the announcement, the 11th bound volume has also gone on sale.


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yes yes yes!!! Shounen Jump is on fire!
Kimetsu-no-Yaiba-1-317x500 Shounen Jump Announces Kimetsu no Yaiba to Also Get Anime Adaptation!
I have heard good things about the story so I hope the same is true for the anime!