Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Manga News

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba FInal Volume on February 2!

On August 22, VIZ media revealed Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, Vol. 20’s cover before its release on February 2, 2021.


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Tanjiro Kamado’s peaceful life is shattered when a demon slaughters his entire family.

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, Vol. 20 Cover Revealed!
Tanjiro Kamado and Nezuko Kamado | Source: Viz Media

His little sister Nezuko is the only survivor, but she has been transformed into a demon herself! Tanjiro sets out on a dangerous journey to find a way to revive his sister and destroy the demon who ruined his life.

Demon Slayer is no doubt one of the most popular Shonen animes of recent times.

The manga has now sold over 60 million copies, accounting for both current and older releases of the series. The story is very captivating indeed.

The art style of this series has always left us in awe, and the OST is pretty great too!

Volume 20 of the manga series was released in Japan on May 13, 2020.

However, the English version, named “The Path of Opening a Steadfast Heart,” will be available next year, and the cover art of Yoriichi Tsugikuni already had us screaming with excitement!

Chapter list

  • 170. The Immovable Hashira
  • 171. Transformation
  • 172. A Weakling’s Potential
  • 173. The Path of Opening a Steadfast Heart
  • 174. Nightmare on the Night of a Red Moon
  • 175. Respect for Future Generations
  • 176. Samurai
  • 177. Younger Brother
  • 178. Even If You Reach Out Your Hand

The story of this volume starts after their initial confrontation with Kokushibo, the most powerful of Muzan’s demons, Tokito is severely wounded, and Genya has been cut in half—but is still alive!

Can his regenerative power heal this fatal wound? Then Hashira Himejima and Sanemi square off against Kokushibo and unleash all the skills they have against him.

Himejima is blind, but if he can see into the Transparent World, he might have a chance. Who will survive this whirlwind of flashing blades? We can’t wait until next year to indulge in this masterpiece!

Written and illustrated by Koyoharu Gotōge, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba started in the 2016’s 11th issue of Shueisha’s shōnen manga magazine Weekly Shōnen Jump on February 15, 2016.

It is collected periodically into tankōbon volumes.

The manga has been doing incredibly well following the release of the first season of the anime adaptation.

Koyoharu Gotōge’s series arguably enjoyed a good deal of popularity before the anime, but it’s hard to deny just how much bigger of a success it has become following Episode 19 of the series.

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, Vol. 20 Cover Revealed!
Demon Slayer | Source: Fandom

Although the manga has come to its end, it’s clear that fans will be around to support new releases in the future.

About Demon Slayer

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Koyoharu Gotoge.

Its publication in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump began in February 2016 with 19 collected tankōbon volumes released as of present.

In a world filled with demons and demon slayers, Kimetsu no Yaiba follows the lives of two siblings Tanjiro and Nezuko Kamado after— the murder of their family at the hands of a demon.

Their hardship does not end there, as Nezuko’s life is spared only for her to live as a demon.

As the oldest sibling, Tanjiro vows to protect and cure his sister.

The story traces the bond of this brother-sister or better yet, demon slayer and demon combo against the odds of an arch antagonist and the society.

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