The official Twitter account for the TV anime of Koyoharu Gotouge‘s Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba manga uncovered on Saturday that Saori Hayami is joining the show’s given a role as Shinobu Kochō, one of the “Pillars” of the Demon Slaying Corps.
The character showed up in the show’s fifteenth episode on Saturday.
The arrangement debuted on April 6, and Aniplex of America has authorized the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba anime. The show is spilling on Hulu, Crunchyroll, and FunimationNOW. An English dub will air on Adult Swim‘s Toonami block. The anime will have 26 episodes.
Aniplex of America portrays the story:
“It is the Taisho Period in Japan. Tanjiro, a kindhearted boy who sells charcoal for a living, finds his family slaughtered by a demon. To make matters worse, his younger sister Nezuko, the sole survivor, has been transformed into a demon herself.
Though devastated by this grim reality, Tanjiro resolves to become a “demon slayer” so that he can turn his sister back into a human, and kill the demon that massacred his family.“
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba is a Japanese manga arrangement by Koyoharu Gotōge. The arrangement was distributed in English by Viz Media and simulpublished by Shueisha in English on the application and site Manga Plus.
The arrangement positioned fourteenth on a rundown of manga suggested by Japanese book shop representatives in 2017, and nineteenth on a rundown of the top manga of 2018 for male perusers set up together by Kono Manga ga Sugoi!. As of June 4, 2018, the arrangement had 2.5 million duplicates in print around the world.