It was only a few days ago that the hotly anticipated new game Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Hinokami Chronicles has finally confirmed a release date for North America and Europe.
This new action title based on the smash hit Demon Slayer manga and anime arrives on October 15th to platforms including the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, X-Box One, and PC (via Steam) in both Standard and Digital Deluxe editions.
As the release date for this title creeps ever closer, a new trailer focusing on the game’s Adventure Mode has been released, showing the bang-up job CyberConnect2 has done in bringing the anime to life, starting with the upcoming Asakusa Arc!
Here's the official game description and feature info!
The Hinokami Chronicles is a spectacular arena fighter from the team at CyberConnect2 that lets players relive the memorable moments of "Tanjiro Kamado, Unwavering Resolve Arc" and “Mugen Train Arc”.
Follow Tanjiro through the story from the "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba" anime as he faces demons in order to turn his sister Nezuko, who has become a demon, back into a human. Players can expect:
- Exhilarating Arena Battles – Master the multitude of spectacular skills of a wide roster of characters from the anime, including Tanjiro and Nezuko, to overcome challengers in head-to-head battle, locally and online.
- Moving Drama – Take up the sword of Tanjiro Kamado and guide his journey to become a Demon Slayer and turn his sister Nezuko back into a human.
- Thrilling Boss Battles – Action and drama reach their peak in specially designed battles against powerful demons that will test Tanjiro’s mettle.
- Original Anime Voice Cast – The original English and Japanese casts of the anime return to bring their authentic portrayals to the game.