The first day of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba 3rd Anniversary Festival at Makuhari Messe on Saturday, April 16, 2022, unveiled a new trailer for the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu No Yaiba Season 3 Swordsmith Village Arc.
The teaser trailer premiered today at the Kimetsu Party -Entertainment District Arc- panel, and was live-streamed in English and Traditional Chinese. The second stage event, Kimetsu Party -Mugen Train Arc- will begin on April 16 at 11 PM (PDT).
The livestream is available to fans in Canada, the United States, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, UK, Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Macau, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Brazil, Mexico, and Peru.
The official website of Demon Slayer streamed a teaser after the final episode of Entertainment District Arc announcing that a third season of the anime series titled ‘Swordsmith Village Arc’ was in production.
Ufotable will be in charge of animating Demon Slayer Season 3 ‘Swordsmith Village Arc’. Akira Matsushima will be reprising his role as character designer for the third installment of the series too.
Kana Hanazawa and Kengo Kawanishi will be returning to voice Kanroji Mitsuri and Muichiri Tokito respectively. Mamoru Miyano will be a new addition to the cast of Demon Slayer and will be voicing the character of Douma in the upcoming season.
The voice actors of Tanjiro, Nezuko, Zenitsu, and Inosuke are also confirmed to be returning for the next season.
The first season of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba TV anime consisted of twenty-six episodes produced by Ufotable aired in Japan from April to September 2019.
A sequel film, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Movie: Mugen Train, was released in October 2020 and became the highest-grossing anime film and Japanese film of all time.
A second season of the anime series, readapting the “Mugen Train” arc seen in the film in seven episodes and covering the “Entertainment District” arc from the manga in eleven episodes, aired from October 2021 to February 2022.