Demon Slayer season 3 is fast approaching its release date, and Ufotable has given fans a reason to be even more excited for the release of the first episode.
During a special event on December 10, a new promotional video for the series revealed that the hour-long first episode of the third season will air in theaters along with the last two episodes of the second season on a world tour. prior to the launch of season 3.
The theatrical compilation will open in Tokyo on February 4 and 5, and will then move to various other countries throughout February and March. Confirmed locations and their dates are listed below.
- Los Angeles – February 18
- Paris – February 25
- Berlin – February 26
- Mexico City – March 4
- Seoul – March 11
- Taipei – March 19
The theatrical compilation will also be released in theaters in the United States and Canada on March 3, with exact theaters and dates coming at a later time. Meanwhile, the full season will start streaming in April 2023, with the most likely streaming platform going to be Crunchyroll due to its simulcasting of the previous two seasons.
The promo video also came with some new short animation clips from the Swordsmith Village Arc. In particular, Kibutsuji Muzan can be seen alongside various members of the Upper Moons, who give monologues about wanting to maintain the status quo and decimate the Demon Hunters. There are also some new bits of animation focusing on Tanjiro and Genya, as well as a scene of Love Hashira and Mist Hashira in combat with someone.
season 3 of demon slayer is scheduled to begin airing in April 2023.