Demon Slayer: Swordsmith Village Arc Dub Arrives This Weekend
by Danica Davidson
May 25, 2023
If you’ve been waiting for the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Swordsmith Village Arc English dub, then mark your calendars for May 28. This Sunday it will become available on Crunchyroll at 1:30 PM PST/4:30 PM EST for people to watch during their long weekend.
Along with sharing the news, Crunchyroll dropped this English dubbed trailer.
Here is the announced cast: Zach Aguilar plays Tanjiro Kamado, Abby Trott plays Nezuko Kamado, Aleks Le plays Zenitsu Agatsuma, Bryce Papenbrook plays Inosuke Hashibira, Griffin Burns plays Muichiro Tokito, Kira Buckland plays Mitsuri Kanroji, Zeno Robinson plays Genya,
Christopher Corey Smith plays Hantengu, and Brent Mukai plays Gyokko.
The new season of Demon Slayer debuted last month, on April 9, following two Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Entertainment District Arc specials. Crunchyoll is doing a simultaneous release with the subbed version.
The new season, like the previous ones, has been made at ufotable. Haruo Sotozaki is helming the project as the director.
The very first episode of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba came out in April 2019 and has continued to be a massive success. Demon Slayer – Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Movie: Mugen Train was the biggest movie of the year globally in 2020.
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Swordsmith Village Arc is additionally being dubbed in French, German, Hindi, Latin American Spanish, and Brazilian Portuguese.
Crunchyroll gave this description for the fan-favorite anime:
“It is the Taisho Period in Japan. Tanjiro, a kindhearted boy who sells charcoal for a living, finds his family slaughtered by a demon. To make matters worse, his younger sister Nezuko, the sole survivor, has been transformed into a demon herself.
Though devastated by this grim reality, Tanjiro resolves to become a ‘demon slayer’ so that he can turn his sister back into a human, and kill the demon that massacred his family.”
Danica Davidson is the author of the bestselling Manga Art for Beginners with artist Melanie Westin, plus its sequel, Manga Art for Everyone, and the first-of-its-kind manga chalk book Chalk Art Manga, both illustrated by professional Japanese mangaka Rena Saiya. Check out her other comics and books at www.danicadavidson.com.