Demon Slayer Volume 23
Photo: Ufotable

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba is one of the manga series that has been dominating in the overall sales charts for more than once. İt is not something unusual as the series has become a Shonen icon for fans and the debut of the Television anime and the Mugen Train movie that premiered almost 2 months ago boosted the sales on an astounding level.

Demon Slayer manga’s 23rd and last volume sold 2.855 million copies from November 30 to December 6. That complete of 2.855 million is the most that any manga volume has sold in a week since Oricon started revealing its book positioning diagrams in April of 2008.

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The series by and large sold 102.892 milllion copies as of December 6. It is presently the second manga arrangement in Oricon’s records to sell more than 100 million duplicates.

Photo: Shueisha

Demon Slayer manga is created and illustrated by Koyoharu Gotōge. It follows Tanjiro 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 was serialized in Shueisha’s shōnen manga magazine Weekly Shōnen Jump from February 2016 to May 2020, with its chapters gathered in 23 tankōbon volumes. It has been distributed in English by Viz Media and simulpublished by Shueisha on their Manga Plus stage.

A 26-episode anime TV arrangement transformation delivered by Ufotable broadcasted in Japan from April to September 2019. A spin-off film, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba the Movie: Mugen Train, debuted in October 2020.

The film has generated an earning of $300.2 million only in Japan.


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