According to Deadline, Crunchyroll has officially set the North American theatrical release date for the upcoming Demon Slayer: To The Hashira Training.
Demon Slayer: To The Hashira Training will arrive in theaters on February 23, 2024. The hit fantasy anime’s latest compilation film includes the final episode of the Swordsmith Village Arc and the first episode of the Hashira Training Arc, which will most likely feature the aftermath of Tanjiro’s intense and emotional battle against Upper Rank 4 demon Hantengu. This comes ahead of Season 4’s Spring 2024 debut.
What is Demon Slayer about?
“Set in the Taisho Period in Japan. Tanjiro, a kindhearted boy who sells charcoal for a living, finds his family slaughtered by a demon,” reads the logline. “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 is based on the manga series written and illustrated by Koyoharu Gotouge. Season 4 will feature the voices of Takahiro Sakurai as Water Hashira Giyu Tomioka, Saori Hayami as Insect Hashira Shinobu Kocho, Katsuyuki Konishi as Sound Hashira Tengen Uzui, Kengo Kawanishi as Mist Hashira Muichiro Tokito, Kana Hanazawa as Love Hashira Mitsuri Kanroji, Kenichi Suzumura as Serpent Hashira Obanai Iguro, Tomokazu Seki as Wind Hashira Sanemi Shinazugawa, and Tomokazu Sugita as Stone Hashira Gyomei Himejima.