Demon Slayer Merchandise Collaboration With Onigawara Demon Decorative Tile Makers Announced
Sanshu Onigawara Kogeihen, a traditional crafts company in Takahama, Aichi, which is known for making ‘onigawara’—a type of decorative tile in Japan (kawara) traditionally bearing the face of a demon—has announced a collaboration with the hit TV anime series Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba which will begin in the city of Takahama on October 30, 2020.
The tiles are made by artisans called Onishi and are used for warding away evil spirits and evil in general. For the collaboration, Demon Slayer fans can get their hands on a selection of original kawara tiles, get involved in an Onishi workshop, and more.
Original Kawara Merchandise
Demon Slayer x Kawara
Crafted by a real Onishi, the kawara line-up includes paperweights, magnets, card stands, and other items all with Demon Slayer designs. They can be purchased at the ONI-House tourist information centre, Takahamashi Yakimononosatokawara Museum shop, Sanshu Onigawara Kogeihen’s online shop, and elsewhere.
Onishi Workshop (Reservations Required)
A special workshop will be held by a real Onishi where people can learn to make their own paperweights featuring characters from Demon Slayer. All participants will also receive a free original pin badge and folder. Bookings for December workshops will open at the end of this month (October) and January workshop bookings open in November.
A monument to the 14 Taishi from the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba series will be put up in front of Takahama City Hall for a limited time. A selection of exclusive merchandise will also be sold at the city’s tourist information centre and museum shop too.
There is lots planned for this collaboration which is set to run until January 29, 2021. More details can be found on Takahama City’s official website.
Onishi x Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Collaboration
Running: October 30, 2020 – January 29, 2021
Location: Takahama, Aichi
Takahama City Official Website: https://www.city.takahama.lg.jp/
*Event subject to cancellation or postponement depending on the situation of COVID-19
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Holds Wisteria Event in Japan to Ward Off Demons
Keifuku Electric Railroad launched an event on Boxing Day last year in Japan in collaboration with the TV anime series Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba. The event is still taking place and is set to end on April 11.
At Arashiyama Station on the Randen Line, there is a temporary area draped with wisteria flowers that commuters are encouraged to participate in as part of the collaboration. Built to ward off demons, fans of the anime series can write their own messages to be strung up on the flowers. They can write their thoughts and feelings on the characters and series as well as wishes and prayers for COVID to soon be over for all. It’s been a popular photo spot amongst passengers. And if you head from this area up to the roof, you can gaze out at the incredible view of Arashiyama.
鬼滅の刃 京ノ御仕事 弐
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Nezuko 1/8 Scalr Figure Released by ANIPLEX+
ANIPLEX+ opened orders for a new 1/8 scale of Nezuko Kamado from the popular TV anime series Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba on Tuesday (March 23).
The gorgeous figure recreates Nezuko in the middle of using her Pyrokinesis power.
Nezuko Kamado Figure
Japanese Product Name: 竈門禰豆子＜爆血＞
Order Window: March 23, 2021 – June 27, 2021
Shipping: May 2022
Buy Here: https://www.aniplexplus.com/itemDEhmOlRp
Demon Slayer: Mugen Train Blu-ray and DVD Japan Release Announced
The hit anime film Demon Slayer: Mugen Train has been announced for a DVD and Blu-ray release in Japan on June 16, 2021. It will be sold in several editions, including an exclusive version in collaboration with the anime and manga chain Animate.
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba is a manga series by Koyoharu Gotouge that has been serialised in Weekly Shonen Jump since 2016. An anime adaptation by ufotable aired in 2019 to worldwide critical acclaim. An animated film, Demon Slayer: Mugen Train, was released last year and covered the Infinity Train Arc of the manga series. Its success saw it entered into the Best Animated Feature Film category at the 93rd Academy Awards. A second season, Kimetsu no Yaiba – Yūkaku-hen, will premiere this year.
A special poster featuring exclusive art of Tanjiro and Enmu will be included with Animate Limited Pressing Edition copies. Additionally, these editions when bought at Animate will come with an A1 tapestry and A4 folder. Regular Edition copies will include a postcard. Fans who pre-order their copies early at Animate will also receive a set of seven large bromide pictures for Limited Pressing Editions and a single one for Regular Editions.
Demon Slayer: Mugen Train – Japan DVD & Blu-ray Release
Animate Limited Pressing Edition Blu-ray: ¥12,870
Animate Limited Pressing Edition DVD ¥11,770
Limited Pressing Edition Blu-ray: ¥9,900
Limited Pressing Edition DVD: ¥8,800
Regular Edition Blu-ray: ¥4,400
Regular Edition DVD: ¥3,850
Demon Slayer: Mugen Train – Japan DVD & Blu-ray Release
Release Date: June 16, 2021
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Mug Lunch Boxes Feature the Characters’ Names
Japanese hobby website AMNIBUS is now taking orders for its new collection of lunch boxes based on the TV anime series Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba.
Mug Lunch Box | ¥3,000 (Before Tax)
The lunch boxes are designed to look like mugs, fitted with handles for easy holding. There are designs featuring the names of the main cast of characters including Tanjiro, Nezuko, Zenitsu, Inosuke, and more.
They separate into two sections so you can store a range of different foods and ingredients. Perfect for picnics, work lunch, events, and all occasions!
Mug Lunch Box
Released: March 10, 2021
Product Page: https://amnibus.com/products/title/448?utm_source=press
ANNA SUI collaborates with anime Demon Slayer
A new fashion accessory collection of the popular anime and manga series Demon Slayer in collaboration with ANNA SUI released by Bandai Fashion Collection on March 15. Additionally, they revealed kids’ wear collection and open for preorder online which will be available for purchase at all ANNA SUI mini stores in Japan from March 19.
The Line-up: ANNA SUI meets Demon Slayer
Demon Slayer×ANNA SUI Umbrella Nezuko Kamado | ¥5,500 (Tax included)
Demon Slayer×ANNA SUI Multi scarf Kocho sisters | ¥3,850 (Tax included)
Demon Slayer×ANNA SUI T-shirt Kocho sisters | ¥5,830 (Tax included)
Demon Slayer×ANNA SUI Socks Shinobu Kocho | ¥2,750 (Tax included)
Demon Slayer×ANNA SUI Socks Nezuko Kamado | ¥2,750 (Tax included)
Demon Slayer×ANNA SUI Face Towel | ¥2,970 (Tax included)
The collection featured Nezuko Kamado and Kocho sisters including Shinobu, Kanae and Kanawo, the main heroines of Demon Slayer with ANNA SUI’s iconic butterfly and rose motifs creating original designs.
Demon Slayer ×ANNA SUI mini
ANNA SUI mini released 6 new items from spring/summer collection in collaboration with Demon Slayer. Also, other items such as handkerchiefs and tissues are on sale since December last year.
Enjoy the exclusive collaboration of Demon Slayer and ANNA SUI.
ANNA SUI meets Demon Slayer
Released: March 15, 2021
Where：All departments stores and ANNA SUI stores in Japan
Demon Slayer ×ANNA SUI mini
Bandai Fashion Collection：https://bandai-fashion.jp/
ANNA SUI JAPAN WEB STORE：https://annasui.co.jp
Release: March 19,2021
Where: all ANNA SUI stores in Japan
Collaboration detail: https://annasui.co.jp/pages/annasuimeetskimetsunoyaiba-contact-us
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Season 1 French Dub Releases on Wakanim
16.March.2021 | ANIME&GAME
French streaming service Wakanim began releasing a French dub of season one of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba on March 1 to members of the site. One new episode will be released every 15 days.
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba has been a monumental success across the globe since it first aired, with the recent animated feature length film breaking box office records in Japan.
Now, French fans will be able to experience or re-experience the first season in their native tongue.
©Koyoharu Gotoge / SHUEISHA, Aniplex, ufotable
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – French Dub
Release Date: March 1, 2021
Wakanim Official Website: https://www.wakanim.tv/fr/v2
Tokyo’s Pixar Exhibition ‘PIXAR! PIXAR! PIXAR!’ to Open in Spring 2021
A Japan-original Pixar exhibition by the name of PIXAR! PIXAR! PIXAR! is set to run from April 8-19 at Seibu Ikebukuro in Tokyo. The exhibition is a celebration of all things Pixar Animation Studio and Walt Disney Japan where fans will have the opportunity to glimpse never-before-seen concept art, learn about the secrets of the studio’s office building, hear interviews with Japanese staff who work at the animation studio, and much more.
Pixar fanatics can expect to see all their favourite characters from the filmography such as Monsters Inc., Toy Story, Wall-E, Coco, Finding Nemo, and more. There will be plenty of merchandise to add to the collection too—around 200 pieces in fact—including items with official artwork that has never been made into merch before.
New official artwork illustrated by Pixar Animation Studios for ‘PIXAR! PIXAR! PIXAR!’
The artists at Pixar Animation Studios have created an original collection of artwork for the exhibition which will be displayed around the site itself as well as on merchandise sold there. There will also be a behind-the-scenes video showing at the exhibition where you can see the staff drawing the pieces.
A historical lookback at Pixar’s filmography
The exhibition will pay homage to everything Pixar has to offer, from their roots of animation shorts to their critically acclaimed full length animated features. If you have a favourite from any of these, you’re sure to find merchandise of it at the exhibition.
Feel like you’ve been invited to Pixar Animation Studios
The exhibition will have an area decorated with a gallery of posters, the famous Pixar lamp and ball, Woody and Buzz statues made from Lego, and more, as well as a photo gallery from pictures taken inside the studio.
Learn all there is to know about Pixar
Learn all the trivia about Pixar from what kind of Japanese people work at the studio, what characters are hidden throughout their films, and more.
Fans can sift through around 200 pieces of original merchandise.
Movie Poster Collection
The posters released for each of Pixar’s films have been shrunk down into a collection of postcards.
Final frame merchandise
A line-up of merchandise featuring the final frames taken from all 23 of Pixar’s feature length animations.
Early concept art
The exhibition will sell an array of merchandise featuring artwork that has never been turned into merch before, such as early concept art.
There will also be merchandise featuring fun Easter eggs hidden throughout Pixar’s films.
Pixar Animation Studios
A line-up of merchandise that makes you feel like you’re part of the Pixar office.
Visitors that spend over ¥3,000 (tax included) on merchandise at the exhibition will receive one of 8 possible pins. These are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Additionally, spending over ¥6,000 will get fans an original bottle too.
The exhibition will also be moving around Japan after its Tokyo run. Check the locations below.
©DISNEY/PIXAR All rights reserved. No reproduction or republication without written permission.
PIXAR! PIXAR! PIXAR!
Running: April 4, 2021 – April 19, 2021
Opening Hours: 10:00-20:00
Where: Seibu Ikebukuro Annex Bldg. Floor 2F
Price: General ¥800 / Children ¥500
Running: April 21, 2021 – May 5, 2021
Where: Daimaru Kyoto Museum Floor 6F
Running: July 21, 2021 – August 12, 2021
Where: Matsuzakaya Nagoya Floor 7F
Running: December 29, 2021 – January 16, 2021
Where: Matsuzakaya Shizuoka Floor 8F
Where: Fukuoka PARCO Floor 5F
Running: April 17, 2021 – May 9, 2021
Official Website: https://www.ntvs.co.jp/ppp-official/
Cute Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Stationery Collection Includes Notebooks, Pencil Cases, and More
08.March.2021 | ANIME&GAME
Ichiban Kuji is releasing a new stationery set themed on the popular anime and manga series Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba at bookshops, Animate stores, and elsewhere in Japan on March 13.
Ichiban Kuji is a popular brand of kuji, sure-win lucky draw games in Japan where fans are guaranteed to win a piece of merchandise.
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Stationery Collection
The Merchandise at a Glance
A-Prize: Pencil Case
B-Prize: Set of 3 Pens
C-Prize: Stickyle Compact Scissors (3 Designs)
D-Prize: A5 Notebooks (11 Designs)
E賞：和紙風クリアファイル 全15種 A4サイズ
Last Prize: Bamboo Pencil Case
The A-Prize is a pencil case inspired by Nezuko and Tanjiro, the B-Prize is a set of three different pens coupled with a metal charm, the C-Prize is the Stickyle compact scissors, and the D-Prize is a gorgeous collection of A5 notebooks.
Ichiban Kuji Demon Slayer Stationery
Japanese Product Name: 一番文具 鬼滅の刃
Release Date: March 13, 2021
Price: ¥650 per turn (tax included)
Product Details: https://bpnavi.jp/t/kimetsu_bng
Where: Bookshops, Animate stores, and elsewhere in Japan
Store Search: https://bpnavi.jp/s/kuji/pc/ssc/search_pref/3105/prize
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Pin Collection Features Characters With Chibi Designs
Japanese online anime and manga goods website CharaDepa is now taking orders for two new boxes of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba pins. The pins are available to order through the site until March 14.
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Pin Collection No. 3 (Contains 8)
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Pin Collection No. 4 (Contains 8)
The pins feature Tanjiro, Nezuko, and many more familiar faces in cute chibi form. These are a must-grab for pin-lovers and fans of the anime series.
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Pin Collections 3 & 4
Collection 3 Order Window: February 22, 2021 – March 6, 2021
Collection 3 Order Window: February 22, 2021 – March 14, 2021
Product Page: https://www.charadepa.com/product-list/153
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Black & White T-Shirts Release in Japan
The Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba hype train continues with the release of two new T-shirts which are available to purchase via the online Japanese anime and manga retailer CharaDepa until February 20.
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Total Concentration T-Shirt – White | ¥2,900 (Before Tax)
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Total Concentration T-Shirt – Black | ¥2,900 (Before Tax)
Attain total concentration with this new collection.
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Total Concentration T-Shirts
Order Window: February 9, 2021 – February 20, 2021
Buy Here: : https://www.charadepa.com/product-list/153
Price: ¥2,900 Each (Tax Included)
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Season 2 Trailer Teases Entertainment District Arc
16.February.2021 | ANIME&GAME
The first teaser trailer for the highly-anticipated second season of the TV anime series Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba dropped on Twitter and YouTube on Sunday (February 14).
The anime series is adapted from Koyoharu Gotouge’s manga of the same name which is serialised in Shueisha’s Jump Comics and has sold over 130 million copies. The first season aired in April 2019. The story follows Tanjiro Kamado, a young boy on a quest to slay demons and save his sister after his family is slaughtered and his sister is turned into a demon herself. It was animated by ufotable who are returning for the second season too.
An anime film, Demon Slayer: Mugen Train, was released on October 16, 2020, adapting the “Mugen Train” or “Infinity Train” arc of the manga series.
The second season of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba will adapt the Entertainment District Arc. The trailer can be watched on Twitter here or on YouTube below.
Stay tuned for more news of Season 2 of Demon Slayer, airing sometime this year.
TV Anime “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Yukakuhen”
Official Website: https://kimetsu.com/anime/yukakuhen/
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Loungewear Collection Releases From Bandai
Bandai Apparel released a new collection of loungewear on its official shopping site Premium Bandai last Wednesday (February 3) based on the TV anime series Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba.
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Pyjama Sets
Baby T-Shirts & Baby Pyjamas
The collection also includes seven T-shirts and five pyjama sets for babies.
Lounge about in the house wrapped in pyjamas of your favourite series with Bandai’s new Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba collection.
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Pyjama Sets
Released: February 3, 2021
Shipping: April 2021
Product Details: https://p-bandai.jp/item/item-1000153580/?rt=pr
Product Special Page: https://p-bandai.jp/apparel/KIMETSUspecial/list-da10-n0/?rt=pr
Premium Bandai Official Website: https://p-bandai.jp/apparel/?rt=pr
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Official Website: https://kimetsu.com/