Demon Slayer season 3 is one of the most-awaited anime of the year. The show first premiered in 2019 and has ever since become one of the highest-rated anime, also releasing two films along the way.
The new season of the show, officially titled Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, is going to cover the Swordsmith Village arc of the manga series. But when will the season start airing, and how can you watch it? Read on to find out.
How to Watch Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Season 3?
The third season of the show is all set to premiere in Japan on Sunday, April 9th on Fuji TV. The subbed episode will be simulcasted for international audiences on Crunchyroll at 10:45 am PT. The subtitles will be available in multiple languages, including English, Arabic, French, German, Hindi, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, and Castilian.
Unlike the first two seasons, the third season will not be available to stream on Netflix. It will be released exclusively on Crunchyroll for viewers in North America, Central America, South America, and Europe. The first episode will be 45 minutes long.
To watch the Demon Slayer season 3, you will need to have an active subscription to Crunchyroll. The streaming service offers a variety of plans, starting at $7.99 a month and going up to $14.99 a month. It also provides a 14-day free trial to new customers. So you can check out the plans and choose your subscription accordingly.
How Many Episodes are there in Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Season 3?
The number of episodes in the third season has not been officially announced yet. However, the Swordsmith Village arc is almost the same length as the Entertainment District Arc, which was featured in the previous season. So the third season is expected to feature 11 episodes, just like the previous one.
After the premiere on April 9th, the show will follow a weekly schedule with new episodes coming out on Sundays. If there are no mid-season breaks, the finale is expected to be aired on June 18th.
What is Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Season 3 About?
The Swordsmith Village Arc takes place shortly after the events of the Entertainment District Arc. If follows Tanjiro as he moves to a village of swordsmiths to get his damaged sword repaired. Meanwhile, he has to face a set of new dangerous enemies in the village. you can check out the trailer for the new season below:
“Tanjiro’s journey leads him to the Swordsmith Village, where he reunites with two Hashira, members of the Demon Slayer Corps’ highest-ranking swordsmen – Mist Hashira Muichiro Tokito and Love Hashira Mitsuri Kanroji. With the shadows of demons lurking near, a new battle begins for Tanjiro and his comrades,” reads the synopsis by Crunchyroll.
The voice cast includes Natsuki Hanae as Tanjiro Kamado, Akari Kito as Nezuko Kamado, Hiro Shimono as Zenitsu Agatsuma, Yoshitsugu Matsuoka as Inosuke Hashibira, Kengo Kawanishi as Muichiro Tokito, Kana Hanazawa as Mitsuri Kanroji, Nobuhiko Okamoto as Genya, Toshio Furukawa as Hantengu and Kousuke Toriumi as Gyokko.
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