Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Season 2 is set to premiere later this year, following the success Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba the Movie: Mugen Train, which became the highest-grossing film in Japan and the highest-grossing anime film ever in 2020. Now, fans all over the world are also excited to find out when the new episodes of the popular shonen anime adapted from Koyoharu Gotouge's manga series.
The new episodes of Demon Slayer will follow the tragic events of Mugen Train, and the end of the Infinity Train saga. Tanjiro, the Demon Slayer Corps, and the Hashira will have to deal with the fallout of the film, as well as the emergence of new villains. You can read more details about the plot of Demon Slayer Season 2 in our hub article, but if you're wondering where to watch the new episodes in the UK, US, and other English-speaking regions, check out all the details below.
When will Demon Slayer Season 2 be available to stream in the UK and the rest of the world?
According to the official website of Demon Slayer, Season 2 is currently airing in Japan's Fuji TV in two cours (quarters of a year) this coming fall and winter seasons, but the Entertainment District arc won't begin until Dec. 5. The new season already kicked off on Oct. 10 with a new version of the Mugen Train arc, which features new footage not included in the feature film.
If you can't contain the hype, check out our countdown to the release of Demon Slayer Season 2 here.
Where to stream Demon Slayer Season 2 in the UK, US, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand?
If you're in the United Kingdom or United States, you will have to stream it on Funimation and other major streaming platforms that will feature Demon Slayer Season 2.
Funimation recently shared a press release in which the company revealed that Demon Slayer Season 2 will be available on Funimation in 2021 for the English-speaking audience, so the new episodes will be available to stream in the United Kingdom, United States, Canada, Ireland, and New Zealand starting this fall.
Demon Slayer Season 2 iw now available on the European streaming service Wakanim. Season 2 will arrive sometime later for Funimation in Latin American territories, and it'll be available in Hulu and Crunchyroll in the United States on Sunday, Oct. 10.
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The first season of Demon Slayer is currently available to stream on Crunchyroll, Funimation, Netflix, and Hulu in the U.S. and the U.K.
If you can wait a little longer, it's likely that Demon Slayer Season 2 will arrive on Netflix and Hulu in most English-speaking regions. For more details on its Netflix release date, you can read our article here.
Demon Slayer Season 2 Official Trailer
Animeplex USA and Ufotable have released the first teaser for Demon Slayer Season 2, showing the details of the Demon Slayer Corps' excursion to the entertainment district in Yoshiwara. There's a special focus on Tengen Uzui, the Sound Hashira, who will likely tag along with the trio of Tanjiro, Inosuke, and Zenitsu in a similar way to how Rengoku did during Mugen Train.
You can also check out the new footage from the new version of the Mugen Train arc in the article here.
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