The third promotional video has been released in time with the premiere of the anime adaptation of Koyoharu Gotouge’s Demon Slayer (Kimetsu no Yaiba)’s Entertainment District (Yoshiwara Yukaku) arc. The new arc is the second part of the anime’s second season, which premiered following an episodic recap of the film Demon Slayer: Infinity Train (Kimetsu no Yaiba: Mugen Train). The new video gives us a brief glimpse into the new characters that will be appearing in the upcoming arc.
The second season of the Demon Slayer anime continues on Sundays at 11:15 pm JST over 20 stations across Japan including Tokyo MX, Fuji TV, BS11, GTV, and Tochigi TV.
Here is the latest PV for the anime:
Here is the first PV:
Aimer will be performing the OP and ED for the Entertainment District Arc, Zankyou Sanka and Asa ga Kuru, respectively.
The anime’s website has announced that the main cast and staff from the first season and film will return for season 2:
- Natsuki Hanae (Ken Kaneki in Tokyo Ghoul) voicing Tanjirou Kamado
- Akari Kitou (Calen from Time Bokan 24) as Nezuko Kamado
- Hiro Shimono (Keima Katsuragi in The World God Only Knows) voicing the role of Zenitsu Agatsuma
- Yoshitsugu Matsuoka (Kirito in Sword Art Online) as Inosuke Hashibira
- Takahiro Sakurai (Suzaku Kururugi in Code Geass) voicing Giyuu Tomioka
- Saori Hayami (Yukino Yukinoshita from Oregairu) who voices Shinobu Kochou
- Toshihiko Seki (Duo Maxwell from Mobile Suit Gundam Wing) as Muzan Kibutsuji
- Miyuki Sawashiro (Celty Sturluson from Durarara!!) will join the cast to voice Daki
The anime’s production staff has many members return as well:
- Director: Haruo Sotozaki (Tales of Symphonia the Animation, Tales of Zestiria the X)
- Anime Character Designer: Akira Matsushima (Maria-sama ga Miteru, Tales of Zestiria the X)
- Art designer: Masahiro Kimura (Black Lagoon and Tokyo Babylon 2 Animation Director)
- Music Composers: Go Shiina (God Eater and Tales of. Games) and Yuki Kajiura (Mahou Shoujo Madoka★Magica, Fate/Zero)
- Animation Studio: ufotable (Fate/Zero, Kara no Kyoukai)