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Crunchyroll & Sony Pictures To Release Demon Slayer Infinity Castle Arc Film Trilogy Worldwide




Crunchyroll announced that they have acquired the rights of the upcoming Demon Slayer: Infinity Castle Arc movie trilogy in conjunction with Sony Pictures Entertainment.

The announcement coincided with the broadcast of the final episode of the Hashira Training arc on June 30, 2024.

The trilogy marks the final arc of the series, and will be distributed globally by Crunchyroll and Sony Pictures Entertainment, with the exception of select Asian territories, including Japan.

Demon Slayer has been a phenomenal franchise, and we at Crunchyroll are delighted to have been a part of it from the beginning. Crunchyroll is thrilled to be able to bring this trilogy of films to fans, on the big screen, and it promises to be one of the truly epic and consequential pop cultural events of our time when it hits theaters,” stated Rahul Purini, President of Crunchyroll.

The release date of the films are yet to be revealed.

Demon Slayer: Hashira Training Arc aired from May 12, 2024, to June 30, 2024.

Cast includes:

  • Akari Kito as Nezuko Kamado
  • Hiro Shimono as Zenitsu Agatsuma
  • Natsuki Hanae as Tanjiro Kamado
  • Yoshitsugu Matsuoka as Inosuke Hashibira
  • Kana Hanazawa as Mitsuri Kanroji
  • Katsuyuki Konishi as Tengen Uzui
  • Kengo Kawanishi as Muichiro Tokito
  • Kenichi Suzumura as Obanai Iguro
  • Nobuhiko Okamoto as Genya Shinazugawa
  • Saori Hayami as Shinobu Kocho
  • Takahiro Sakurai as Giyu Tomioka
  • Tomokazu Seki as Sanemi Shinazugawa
  • Tomokazu Sugita as Gyomei Himejima
  • Makoto Furukawa as Goto

Season 1 of the anime aired from April to September 2019, with a sequel film, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Movie: Mugen Train, released in October 2020 and became the highest-grossing anime film and Japanese film of all time.

Second season of the anime series aired from October 2021 to February 2022 while a compilation film, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – To the Swordsmith Village, was released in February 2023. Third season aired from April to June 2023 while another compilation film, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – To the Hashira Training, was released in February 2024.

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Koyoharu Gotouge. It was serialized in Shueisha’s shonen manga magazine Weekly Shonen Jump from February 2016 to May 2020, with its chapters collected in 23 tankobon volumes.

Source: Press Release

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