Kimetsu no Yaiba (鬼滅の刃) is a manga series written and illustrated by Koyoharu Gotōge. It has been serialized in Weekly Shōnen Jump since February 15th, 2016. The series has been licensed to be published by Viz Media in English under the title of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba and is set to debut in the summer of 2018.[1][2]


Taisho era, Japan.

The life of Tanjiro, a kindhearted boy who sells coal for a living, changes one day after his family is murdered by a demon.

In order to turn back his sister, the only one to survive but turned into a ferocious demon herself, the two go off on a journey to seek the demon who killed their family.

A tale of bloodstained swords!