Koyoharu Gotoge’s “Kimetsu no Yaiba Yuukaku-hen” will finally be premiering its second season at 23:15 JST on 5th December 2021, in over 30 TV stations in Japan. “Kimetsu no Yaiba Yuukaku-hen” will likewise be directed by Haru Sotozaki and animated by ufotable.
The opening theme “Zankyo Sanka” will be by aimer, while the ending theme “Asa ga Kuru” will be produced by Yuki Kajiura. Both songs will be released as a double-sided single on 12th January 2022.
Kimetsu no Yaiba tells the story of Tanjiro, a kind and caring young boy who sells coal for a living in Taisho-era Japan. One day, his family has been ruthlessly slaughtered by a demon, and his sister — the only survivor of the massacre, has been turned into a demon herself. The two orphan siblings set off to destroy the demon who killed their family and find a cure for the demon transformation.