Today Aniplex announced with a press release that you can expect to play demons in the upcoming Demon Slayer game Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Hinokami Chronicles.
To be precise, they will be released after the game’s launch and they will be playable in the versus mode, but no details on who will be included have been shared. The publishes promises more info down the line.
On the other hand, today we also get new screenshots focusing on the story mode, and more precisely on the Natagumo Mountain Arc.
You can enjoy them in the gallery below.
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.