Get ready! CyberConnect2’s upcoming fighting game based on the hit anime Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba now has an official release date in Japan: October 14!
The official game cover art was also unveiled, drawn by anime studio ufotable.
Demon Slayer: The Hinokami Chronicles is now slated to release on October 14 in Japan for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S and PC.
A release date for the West is yet to be announced, but it has been confirmed to be published by SEGA in English sometime in 2021 for the above platforms.
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Eighteen playable characters have been announced for Demon Slayer: The Hinokami Chronicles so far, including a regular and Hinokami Kagura version of Tanjiro, Nezuko, Zenitsu, Inosuke, Giyu, Sakonji, Sabito, Makomo, Shinobu, Rengoku and Murata, plus Kimetsu Gakuen versions of Tanjiro, Nezuko, Zenitsu, Inosuke, Giyu and Shinobu.
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The game will include a story mode that goes all the way up to Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Movie: Mugen Train, and a versus mode for duking it out. But if you can’t wait to relive Tanjiro’s journey, you can rewatch Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba (and soon the movie) right here on Funimation!
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Source: Demon Slayer: The Hinokami Chronicles official website, Twitter account