Until now, the national record for receipts has been held by the feature film Chihiro's Journey. The release of the film Demon Slayer : The Infinite Train on October 16, 2020 in Japan announced the continuation of the anime.
This Monday, the producers unveiled the result of this huge success that dethroned the Studio Ghibli masterpiece. 32,5 billion yen or 257 million euros since its release.
The film is based on the Demon Slayer (Kimetsu No Yaiba) that traces the story of the young Tanjiro who becomes a demon hunter after the demons annihilate his family. An initiator work full of values that immediatly seen its success grow in the course of history. A success that also knows its adapation on the screens thanks to a catchy animation.
After its hit in China and Thailand, its release in the United States and Europe is planned for 2021.