Updated on January 7th, 2022
It has been confirmed that Demon Slayer season 2 will be returning in next 2 months, either in October or November 2021.
Through the official Twitter account of Demon Slayer series, it was confirmed that Season 2 will air this Fall 2021 (Oct or Nov). In this article we will everything you need to know about Demon Slayer season 2.
Demon Slayer Season 2 Number of Episodes
There is no official confirmation about how many episodes Demon Slayer season 2 will have. However, we do have the confirmation that season 2 will be divided into 2 parts. The first part will air in Fall 2021, and the second part will air in Winter 2022.
Episode Release Time
Demon Slayer Japanese broadcast time has been changed to late night. Given the sensitivity of the topic that Demon Slayer season 2 will cover, it was best to change the release time to 11:45 PM (Japanese Standard Time). The good news is that there won’t be any kind of censorship.
Expected Release Date For Season 2
According to many fan speculations, Demon Slayer season 2 will come out in the month of October. According to Yahoo News Japan article, the Demon Slayer 2nd season will be released in Oct.
It is somewhat confirmed that Demon Slayer is returning in October, unless there occurs some kind of unexpected delay. On Sept 25, there will be a special program on Abema TV where Demon Slayer: Mugen Train will be broadcasted. After the broadcast, a special announcement will be made regarding Demon Slayer 2nd season. Many fans expect that release date will be announced after the film broadcast.
Do you need to watch Demon Slayer: Mugen Train before season 2?
Demon Slayer season 2 will be adapting “Entertainment District Arc” which comes after the events of Mugen Train, so the answer is Yes. You will have to watch the Demon Slayer film to fully understand the story.
There are rumors that the content of the Mugen Train film might become part of the season 2. As the film will be divided into 4 episodes, but there isn’t any kind of official confirmation yet.