Kimetsu no Yaiba Wikia
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Kimetsu no Yaiba Wikia

Introduction

This is a Beginner's Guide to Kimetsu no Yaiba for any fan, whether you are new to the series or just looking for some quick reminders.

Series Information

1.
Where can I watch the Demon Slayer anime? Where and when can I watch the movie?
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You can watch Demon Slayer Season One on Crunchyroll, Funimation, Netflix, and Hulu. You will be able to watch the movie in theaters (U.S. and Canada) beginning April 23, 2021 and digitally beginning June 22, 2021 on Apple TV, Microsoft Store, Vudu, Google Play, PlayStation Store, and Amazon.[1]
Kimetsu no Yaiba: The Movie - Mugen Train
2.
What do I need to know before I watch the Demon Slayer movie?
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The movie takes place directly after the end of the Season One of the anime television series and covers the Mugen Train arc in the manga.
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Which chapter of the manga does Season One of the anime end on?
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The anime ends partially through Chapter 54, where the Mugen Train arc begins.
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When can I watch Season Two of the anime? What do I need to know before I watch Season Two?
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Season 2 will premiere on October 20, 2021.[2] Season 2 takes place directly after Season 1, and includes an episodic, extended cut of the content featured in the Mugen Train movie as well as a full adaptation of the manga's Entertainment District Arc.
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World Information

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How does 'Breathing' work in Demon Slayer?
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Breathing is a swordsmanship form used by the Demon Slayer Corps and allows the user to become stronger both physically and mentally by increasing the amount of oxygen in their body.
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How do Demons fight?
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Demons become stronger by eating humans and can eventually develop supernatural powers called their Blood Demon Art. Each Blood Demon Art is different for every Demon.
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In what time period does Demon Slayer take place?
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The Demon Slayer world is based in the Taisho Era (1912-1926) in Japan.
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What do birthmarks mean in Demon Slayer?
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The Demon Slayer Marks are mysterious markings that may appear on strong Demon Slayers. Some Demon Slayers are born with them, as well. The Demon Slayer Marks grant the Demon Slayer various abilities that are useful in battle, however, they also shorten the lifespan of the user.
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Character Information

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How old is the main cast?
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At the end of Season One, Tanjiro is 15, Nezuko is 14, Zenitsu is 16, and Inosuke is 15.
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10.
Can Nezuko talk?
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Nezuko is able to talk, but while she is a Demon, she stutters and has difficulty speaking.
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Who are the Hashira/Pillars?
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The Hashira (or, Pillars) are the most powerful and top ranked warriors in the Demon Slayer Corps. There are nine members, and each Hashira uses a different breathing style.
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Who are the Twelve Kizuki/Twelve Demon Moons?
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The Twelve Kizuki (or, Twelve Demon Moons) are the twelve most powerful Demons who serve directly under Muzan Kibutsuji. Each member has received a larger portion of Muzan's blood, which has greatly strengthened their powers. The Twelve Kizuki are separated into two groups: the Upper Ranks and the Lower Ranks.
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References

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