Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Season 2 has become one of the most anticipated anime series. The first season of Demon Slayer came out last year and since then the anime has become a global sensation. Fans have been looking forward to the second season of Demon Slayer and there is a movie called “Infinity Train” in-between acting as a bridge.
Demon Slayer anime is based on the Japanese manga of the same name by Koyoharu Gotōge. The anime series is highly praised for its storyline, animation quality and stunning color effects. Here is everything you need to know about the “Demon Slayer” season 2 release date, trailer, plot spoilers and manga source chapters.
Demon Slayer Season 2 Release Date and COVID-19 Delay
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Season 2 release date is not out yet but it should premiere sometime after the Infinity Train theatrical release. The first season with 26 episodes aired from April 26 to September 2018 in last year and around the one-year gap between two seasons is average for such anime shows.
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TPNL season 2: Pushed to 2021
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While everyone was hoping that “Demon Slayer” season 2 would come out in late 2020 but the COVID-19 pandemic has changed things. Demon Slayer: Infinity Train movie has been delayed to October 16, 2020, and it means that the anime series will also be pushed back. It is speculated that “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba” season 2 would release sometimes in early 2021.
Demon Slayer Season 2 Story and Manga Source Chapters
Demon Slayer is a story Tanjiro Kamado whose family was slaughtered by a bunch of demons and his sister Nezuko was turned into a half-demon. Muzan Kibutsuji is the main villain of the series who is behind every bad thing that has happened with Tanjiro. It is why Tanjiro and other such orphans join the demon slayer corps to kill the demons and take revenge for their families.
Demon Slayer Season 2 will continue the story with the hunt for demons and trying to find a cure for Nezuko so that she can be turned back into a human. The anime series is closely based on the manga series and will borrow its plot from Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba chapters. The story for the second season will continue after the events of Infinity Train movie as the Pillars move forward in their journey.