Demon Slayer Manga Record Sales
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Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba manga is with no doubt one of the most successful arrangements that is currently running in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump. The manga‘s nineteenth volume sold an expected 1.37 million duplicates to rank #1 on Oricon’s week by week print deals graph for the February 3-9 week.

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba is the third manga arrangement to have a solitary print volume sell more than 1 million duplicates in its first week, after Eiichiro Oda’s One Piece and Hajime Isayama’s Attack on Titan. The last manga volume to sell 1 million duplicates in seven days was the 94th volume of One Piece last October. This is the second successive week that a Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba volume has topped the positioning, and the arrangement’s third volume generally speaking to top the positioning.

Oricon gauges the establishment as entire earned 1.5268 billion yen (about US$13.90 million) from physical print distributions, CDs, Blu-ray Disks, and DVDs in simply that week.

From February 4’s arrival of the nineteenth manga volume, the establishment, in general, has 40 million duplicates available for use.


Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba is a Japanese manga arrangement composed and outlined by Koyoharu Gotōge. The story follows Tanjirō Kamado, a little youngster who turns into a demon slayer after his family is butchered and his more youthful sister Nezuko is transformed into a demon. It has been serialized in Weekly Shōnen Jump since February 2016, with its chapters gathered in 19 tankōbon volumes as of February 2020. The arrangement is distributed in English by Viz Media and simulpublished by Shueisha in English and Spanish on their Manga Plus stage.

An anime TV arrangement adjusted by Ufotable circulated in Japan from April 6 to September 28, 2019. The English adjustment started airing on Adult Swim’s Toonami line-up in October 2019. Toward the finish of the arrangement finale, a spin-off film was declared and is planned to debut in 2020.