It’s time for the whole anime fan community to hug and high-five each other. Why, you ask? Because Demon Slayer series’ blockbuster anime film, Mugen Train, is finally coming to the North American theatres!
Yes, go ahead and scream in joy. I know how patient each and every fan of the series has been. The film was released in October last year, and after five months, we will finally get what we deserve: a Mugen Train screening in eye-blinding resolution!
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba: Mugen Train, the highest-grossing anime film of the past year, is set to be released in US and Canadian theatres on 23rd April.
Funimation and Aniplex of America are bringing this legendary anime film to the western audience. It will be released in 4DX and IMAX theatres and will be available in both English subbed and dubbed formats. Tickets will be available from 9th April at Funimation’s website.
There is also good news for those who like to watch anime from the comfort of their blankets with a hot bowl of ramen. The film will be available for fans on Apple TV, Microsoft Store, Google Play, Amazon, and other websites starting 22nd June.
Demon Slayer: Mugen Train has broken all possible box-office records in Japan and has become a legendary piece of work. The emotional journey of Nezuko and Tanjiro has attracted the audience even in-between an ongoing pandemic.
The film’s achievements look even more noteworthy because it was able to attract an audience during a time of significant economic as well as health depression. From mind-blowing animation, a splendid story to jaw-dropping action scenes and theme songs, the film ticks on all the right boxes.
Now that the movie’s release date is close at hand grab a ticket and empty your schedule to lay back and enjoy this incredible anime film.
About Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba
Created initially by Koyoharu Gotoge, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba first debuted in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump in February 2016.
It is a story revolving around the life of Tanjiro Kamado, whose family was slaughtered ruthlessly by Demons.
Sworn to take revenge and to get his sister, who is turning into a demon, cured, Tanjiro sets out. Into the demon-riddled world, to help others befalling the same fate he had just been through.
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