The first trailer for the ‘Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Swordsmith Village Arc’ has been released. The trailer was revealed during the Demon Slayer Anniversary Event. The trailer was initially released on the Aniplex Japan channel but was geo-locked. directed by Haruo Sotozaki, the character designer and chief animation director is Akira Matsushima, the animation studio ufotable, and the main cast are all returning for the new arc. watch the trailer below
The Swordsmith Village Arc begins with volume 10 of the manga. VIZ explains the summery as:
For the first time in over 100 years, the upper ranks of Muzan Kibutsuji’s Twelve Kizuki are not full. Angered, Muzan dispatches the survivors on another mission. Elsewhere, Tanjiro journeys to a village of swordsmiths and has to explain how his sword was so badly damaged to Haganezuka, the smith who made it. While Tanjiro waits for his sword to be repaired, enemies close in…
Season 1 of Koyoharu Gotoge’s manga premiered in 2019. the season got a huge response all over the world. Season 2 of Demon Slayer started in October of 2021 with a TV version of the Mugen Train arc.
The release date for Swordsmith Village Arc is not revealed yet.