The 5th release of the “Chibi Mascot” of the anime “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba” has been announced. Pre-orders for the set with 10 units are currently available on “Candy Online Shop” inside “Premium Bandai”.
“Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba” is based on the manga by Gotouge Koyoharu that was published on “Weekly Shounen Jump” from November 2016 to May 2020. The story started when the young boy, Kamado Tanjirou, whose family was slaughtered by a demon, joined the “Demon Slayer Corps” in order to turn his demon sister, Nezuko back into a human. The painful story between humans and demons, the tremendous sword fight, and the comedy scenes that appear from time to time are the reason for its popularity, and it is a popular work not only in Japan but also worldwide.
The animation is handled by ufotable with the 1st season “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba: Kamado Tanjirou Risshi Arc” released in April 2019 followed by the film “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba the Movie: Mugen Train Arc” in October 2020, and the recompilation of the film, the TV series “Mugen Train Arc” was aired on October 2021. In December 2021, the 2nd season “Entertainment District Arc” was broadcast and ended on February 13, 2022 along with the announcement on the production of the sequel “Swordsmith Village Arc”.
“Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Chibi Mascot 5” is the 5th release of the mascots inspired by the illustrations of “Niformation Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Chibi Seal Wafers”.
The liveliness posture of Kamado Tanjirou, who played an important role in “Entertainment District Arc”, while holding the Nichirin Blade will surely attract your attentions. Also, the deathly battle that revolves around Daki and Akaza holding out his fist powerfully have appeared for the first time in the “Chibi Mascot” series. Along with that, the lineup also consists Rengoku Kyoujurou mouthing down on the lunch boxes, and Kamado Nezuko in the memorable image from the “Entertainment District Arc”, which makes a total of 5 types of product and each of the product will come with a ball chain.
The price of the set with 10 units is 4,290 JPY (tax included). Pre-orders are available on “Candy Online Shop” inside “Premium Bandai” until the initial order have been fulfilled. Delivery is scheduled for August 2022.
“Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Chibi Mascot 5”
Retail Price: 4,290 JPY (tax included)
Delivery Schedule: Planned for August 2022
(C) Gotouge Koyoharu/ Shueisha, Aniplex, ufotable