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Demon Slayer -To the Swordsmith Village- Gives Out 35mm Film Strips to Japanese Viewers

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba -To the Swordsmith Village-


February 25 will see the Japanese screenings of Demon Slayer -To the Swordsmith Village- expand to Dolby Cinema and 4DX/MX4D screens across the country and to celebrate the addition of new screens for the recap/advance screenings, viewers will be receiving one of 100 35mm film strips.





The scenes for the film strips have been carefully selected from episodes one to eleven of the Entertainment District arc and will be given out at random inside cases that can be mounted as a display.


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Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba -To the Swordsmith Village- is a feature-length cut of Episodes 10 and 11 of the Entertainment District Arc along with the extended Episode 1 of the upcoming Swordsmith Village Arc in 4K with remastered audio. The feature started in Japanese theaters on February 3 with the L.A. premiere on February 18 ahead of full screenings on March 3. 


The Entertainment District Arc was the latest arc to air, starting on Japanese TV on December 5, 2021, and was streamed on Crunchyroll weekly shortly after its TV broadcast. The rest of the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba anime franchise, including the Mugen Train film and arc, is also available to watch on Crunchyroll. 


Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Swordsmith Village Arc is scheduled to begin in April 2023.


Source: Demon Slayer on Twitter



Daryl Harding is a Senior Japan Correspondent for Crunchyroll News. He also runs a YouTube channel about Japan stuff called TheDoctorDazza, tweets at @DoctorDazza, and posts photos of his travels on Instagram