Today Sega announced that pre-orders for the upcoming Demon Slayer game Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Hinokami Chronicles are now open on Steam.
Pre-ordering the Digital Deluxe edition grants, among other things, early access to the game on October 13, two days ahead of the official release.
The digital deluxe edition costs $69.99 and grants the following.
- Full Game
- Exclusive access to the game two days early, on October 13*
- 3 Butterfly Mansion Patient Wear Costumes (Tanjiro Kamado, Zenitsu Agatsuma, and Inosuke Hashibara)
- 6 Kimetsu Academy Character Unlock Keys (Tanjiro Kamado, Nezuko Kamado, Zenitsu Agatsuma, Inosuke Hashibara, Giyu Tomioka, and Shinobu Kocho)
- Bonus 8,000 Kimetsu Points to unlock in-game rewards
- 13 Avatars (Tanjiro Kamado, Nezuko Kamado, Zenitsu Agatsuma, Inosuke Hashibara, Giyu Tomioka, Shinobu Kocho, Kyojuro Rengoku, Sakonji Urokodaki, Makomo, Sabito, Murata, Tanjiro Kamado (Hinokami Kagura), Tanjiro Kamado (Final Selection)*)
- Profile Background
Items marked by the asterisk are available only if you pre-order the game. It’s worth mentioning that you can pre-purchase only the Digital Deluxe edition. A digital standard edition will be available on Steam only at launch. Pricing has not been announced.
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Hinokami Chronicles, will launch in Japan and Asia on October 14 for PS5, Xbox Series X|S, PS4, Xbox One, & PC. The western release was just announced a few weeks ago and will come one day later, on October 15.
You can enjoy the latest gameplay, a trailer showing the Tsuzumi Mansion Arc, one more trailer and screenshots, more trailers showing Tanjiro Kamado and Nezuko, the trailers for Zenitsu and Inosuke, one for Giyu Tomioka, three featuring Sakonji Urokodaki, Makomo, and Sabito, two showing Tanjiro Kamado (Hinokami Kagura Version) and Murata, two more showcasing Shinobu Kocho and Kyojuro Rengoku, and two about the versions of the characters from the Kimetsu Academy spin-off.
The game is in development at popular developer CyberConnect2, which is certainly used to developing games based on well-known anime.
Incidentally, a few days ago, we got a new trailer for the new season of the anime, focusing on the Entertainment District Arc.