Demon Slayer: Mugen Train Anime Film Promotion to Take Place at Tokyo Skytree

13.October.2020 | ANIME&GAME / SPOT

The highly-anticipated anime film Demon Slayer: Mugen Train is set for release on October 16, 2020. To promote the film, Tokyo Skytree will hold special lighting shows where the tower will be lit up in Demon Slayer themed colours, as well as display photo spots signed by the anime’s voice cast, from October 16-18.

 

Demon Slayer: Mugen Train Light-Up

Tokyo Skytree will be lit up in colours inspired by Rengoku Kyojuro’s Flame Breathing technique as well as the film’s main theme Homura (“Flame”).

 

Light-Up Dates


October 16, 2020 @ 17:45-Midnight
October 17, 2020 @ 17:45-22:00
October 18, 2020 @ 17:45-22:00

 

Demon Slayer: Mugen Train Signed Photo Spots

直筆サイン入りフォトスポット©Koyoharu Gotouge/Shueisha・Aniplex・ufotable ©TOKYO-SKYTREE

The Tokyo Skytree Tembo Deck will also have numerous photo spots signed by members of the anime’s main voice cast including Natsuki Hanae (who voices Tanjiro Kamado), Akari Kitō (Nezuko Kamado), Hiro Shimono (Zenitsu Agatsuma), and Yoshitsugu Matsuoka (Inosuke Hashibira).

 

Running: October 12, 2020 – December 22, 2020
Location: Tokyo Skytree Tembo Deck (Floor 350F)

 

If you’re in Tokyo this autumn, and are looking forward to the release of Demon Slayer: Mugen Train, then be sure to visit Tokyo Skytree for this promotion.

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