Season 3 Trailer Exhibits Higher Moons, New Opening

Picture: Studio Ufotable/Aniplex

It’ll solely be a few months earlier than Ufotable’s Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba returns for its third season. Season two acquired excessive marks when it got here out, and its theatrical Mugen Prepare film was a box office hit. Now as that season’s being nominated for awards within the anime neighborhood, studio Ufotable and Aniplex setting the stage for Tanjiro and pals’ subsequent journey.

Simply earlier than the weekend began, Aniplex launched a brand new preview highlighting the first villains of season three’s “Swordsmith Arc.” The trailer focuses on a gaggle of demons often known as the Higher Moons, who make up a very powerful half of the Twelve Kizuki, a gaggle of demons who serve the demon king (and chief antagonist) Muzan Kibutsuji. In the course of the earlier season, Kizuki members Daki and Gyutaro have been killed by Tanjiro and the opposite Demon Slayers, which caught the eye of the remaining Kizuki. Along with the now useless siblings, the trailer highlights of the Higher Moons—Akaza, Gyokko, Hantengu, Kokushibo, and Doma.


Together with the Kizuku trailer above, Aniplex put out one other trailer that featured some glimpses of the brand new season. However the primary factor about that trailer is that the “Swordsmith Village” arc’s opening can be achieved by J-rock band Man With a Mission and singer Milet. Each of them have had their songs used for anime up to now; Mission’s “Elevate Your Flag” and “Merry Go Spherical” have been respectively utilized in Cellular Go well with Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans and My Hero Academia’s second season 5 arc. As for Milet, her songs “Prover” and “Drown” have been respectively used for Destiny/Grand Order – Absolute Demonic Entrance: Babylonia and Vinland Saga. In truth, Mission’s personal “Darkish Crow” was the opening for the Vinland arc her music performs through the closing.

Demon Slayer’s third season will premiere on Crunchyroll in April. However for these dwelling in Los Angeles, the primary episode of the season will premiere on the Orpheum Theater on February 18.


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