The following article is about the watch order of Demon Slayer anime and where can it be streamed. Demon Slayer is one of the most popular modern anime. Even though it has only been a couple of years since its release, the anime has stacked up more viewers than a lot of other anime. Considered to be one of the top three anime of this decade, Demon Slayer is has a staggering 8.7 rating on IMDb. Written by Koyoharu Gotouge, Demon Slayer anime is adapted from the manga of the same name (Kimetsu no Yaiba).
Demon Slayer is of dark fantasy, martial arts, and adventure genre. The anime is published by Shueisha, and the manga is published under the Weekly Shonen Jump magazine. With amazing graphics and a good storyline, Demon Slayer has been sold over 150 million times as of 2021. Even though not much has been released, few people face problems regarding the watch order. The article is written to help them get a better experience. So without any, delay let us get right into the topic.
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba (2019)
Until September 2021, Demon Slayer only has one season. It was released in 2019, and the first season lasted for 26 episodes. Demon Slayer ran from 6th April 2019 to 28th September 2019. Even though there is only a single season, the whole season is divided into six arcs. Starting from Final Selection Arc, First Mission Arc, Asakusa Arc, Tsuzumi Mansion Arc, Natagumo Mountain Arc, and Rehabilitation Arc. It is directly adapted from the manga. The average runtime of each episode is 25 minutes.
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba the Movie: Mugen Train (Movie, 2020)
Kimetsu no Yaiba the Movie: Mugen Train was released on 16th October in 2020. The runtime of the movie is one hour fifty-seven minutes. In most anime, the movies are a spinoff, but in Demon Slayer, the movie is a continuation of the anime. From where the first season ended, the movie started. It covers the Mugen Train Arc. Mugen Train broke the box office record of Spirited Away (2001) with over one billion yen collection.
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Season 2 (Fall 2021)
The second season of Demon Slayer is scheduled to release in the fall of 2021. The trailer will release in September. Demon Slayer season will continue from the end of Mugen Train. The episode list is not released yet. Other than this, there is not much information available.
Demon Slayer Synopsis
Demon Slayer takes place in a parallel world where demons live. At night time, they come out and feed on humans. The only people who can defeat them are the Demon Slayer Corps. The anime starts with Kamado Tanjiro, a kind-hearted boy, coming back to his home, only to that his whole family is slaughtered by a demon. Only her sister, Nezuki, is alive, and she is slowly turning into a demon. With help of Tomioka Giyu, a Demon Slayer Corp Pillar, Tanjiro met Urokodaki Sakonji. Under him, he trained and passed the exam to become one of the Demon Slayer Corps.
Over there, he met Zenitsu Agatsuma, and together along with his sister, Tanjiro begins his journey to avenge his family. On their journey, they meet Hashibira Inosuke, who joins them in their quest. The demon king, Kibutsuji Muzan, is behind all the chaos. Will they be able to defeat him? Or will they suffer the same fate as Kamado Tanjiro’s family? To know more, the anime needs to be watched. Those who have read the manga already know what will happen. But let us not spoil the anime for the others.
Where Can Demon Slayer Be Streamed?
Demon Slayer anime follows a linear pattern and is not much difficult to follow. But to know everything, the movie is a must-watch as it is a part of the story. The chronology is perfect. Demon Slayer can be streamed on Crunchyroll and Netflix. The upcoming season can also be streamed on Crunchyroll, with one episode every week.