Sega has announced that Demon Slayer – Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Hinokami Chronicles will release in the west for PS4, PS5, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and PC on October 15, 2021.
The Hinokami Chronicles details Tanjiro’s journey to save his sister after she’s attacked and transformed into a demon. It’ll cover everything from the anime adaption, including the recent Mugen Train Arc.
Developed by CyberConnect2, the game looks to have a similar structure to the Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Storm games (and many of the developer’s other titles). There’ll be lots of arena battles, interspersed with light exploration sections
According to the official website, physical pre-orders will come with an extra playable character, with the digital standard and Deluxe editions including even more. Digital Deluxe pre-orders on all platforms will be playable a few days earlier as well, unlocking on October 13.
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