Today Aniplex announced that its battle action game Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Hinokami Chronicles will receive paid DLC characters.
The “Additional Character Pack” (the name may vary in the west) will come with 6 characters released in sequence, usable in the versus battle mode of the game.
The first character will be Tengen Uzui coming in summer 2022. After him, we’ll get Tanjiro Kamado (Entertainment District Arc Version), Nezuko Kamado (Awakened Form), Zenitsu Agatsuma (Entertainment District Arc Version), Inosuke Hashibira (Entertainment District Arc Version), Daki, and Gyutaro.
As you can easily guess, the package is heavily themed on the Entertainment District Arc of the manga and anime.
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Hinokami Chronicles, is currently available for PS5, Xbox Series X|S, PS4, Xbox One, & PC. You can read our review.
A Nintendo Switch version will release on June 10 and will also get the new DLC.
You can enjoy the latest trailer, one showing the Mugen Train Arc, another trailer showing a boss battle, the previous gameplay, a trailer showing the Tsuzumi Mansion Arc, one more trailer and screenshots, more trailers showing Tanjiro Kamado and Nezuko, the trailers for Zenitsu and Inosuke, one for Giyu Tomioka, three featuring Sakonji Urokodaki, Makomo, and Sabito, two showing Tanjiro Kamado (Hinokami Kagura Version) and Murata, two more showcasing Shinobu Kocho and Kyojuro Rengoku, and two about the versions of the characters from the Kimetsu Academy spin-off.