Waiting for news on a potential English release of the upcoming Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba video game? Well, you’re in luck, because the game will officially release in English later this year!
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The news dropped Monday after SEGA Asia released the first English-subtitled trailer for the game, titled Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Hinokami Chronicles. Considering the game includes a story mode focused on Tanjiro’s journey in the anime, it’s a fitting title.
The trailer also confirms that the game will release in English in 2021.
SEGA also shared a video focused on the development of the highly anticipated game, including how the team brought a 3D model of Tanjiro to life.
Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Hinokami Chronicles not only runs through the events of the anime series, it also sports a Battle Mode where you can take on your friends and others as your favorite character from the series, with a show-spanning roster.
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The game is confirmed for a release on Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5 and PC, and will sport English and Japanese audio. For more info, check out the English site for the game, managed by SEGA Asia.
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