Demon Slayer
Photo Credit: Studio Ufotable

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba‘s success and fame is unavoidable and the anime adaptation with no doubt is the biggest hit of year 2019 and it is the most successful action series that runs on Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump Magazine.

Things warmed up with the heavenly arrangement when Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba hit up TVs with an anime, and now the arrangement has broken a sales which many idea would be difficult to beat.

Recently, Japan’s Oricon chart shared an update for the new week and shared the top-selling manga of the previous week. It was there that Demon Slayer beat the competition with its volume deals, and it broke a record which One Piece set in 2011.

Posted by Twitter user @WSJ_manga:

Kimetsu no Yaiba has officially broken the record for the most copies sold within Oricon’s fiscal year with a total of 38.191.494 copies, 31 weeks before the year is completed. Previous record was held by ONE PIECE with 37.996.373 copies in 2011,”

This most recent triumph appeared to be difficult to break, yet Demon Slayer has done the outlandish. Fans interest for the arrangement is ascending higher than any time in recent memory, and it is just developing considering Demon Slayer’s first film.

Photo Credit: Studio Ufotable

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 lineup in October 2019.

The anime arrangement won a few honors at the 2019 Newtype Anime Awards, including best TV anime.

Aniplex of America portrays the anime:

”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.”


(C) Koyoharu Gotōge, Shueisha / “Demon Slayer” Production Committee”