On the official site for the animated adaptation of Koyoharu Gotouge's manga, Kimetsu no Yaiba, it was announced that the Blu-ray / DVD version of the movie Kimetsu no Yaiba: Mugen Ressha-hen has dated its release in Japan for the next 16 of June. On this date, its premiere on global distribution platforms would also be expected.
The release will include Japanese and English subtitles, as well as audio descriptions for the blind or visually impaired. The limited edition will include a special cover illustration by character designer Akira Matsushima (shown above), as well as a second cover by Ufotable Studios (shown below). Cast members will also participate by providing audio commentary to the play as a benefit.
In addition, the limited edition will also include an additional CD with the soundtrack used in this film adaptation, as well as an additional DVD that will include segments of a live event held in October 2020 by the franchise, and many other additional items. Finally, the special edition will be priced at 9,900 yen ($ 95) in its Blu-ray version and 8,800 yen ($ 84) in its DVD version, while the standard edition will be priced at 4,400 yen ($ 42) in its Blu-ray version) and 3,850 yen ($ 37) in its DVD version.
The film opened in Japanese theaters on October 16, achieving the highest grossing at the global box office in its opening weekend. The film also surpassed the acclaimed Studio Ghibli production Sen to Chihiro no Kamikakushi (Spirited Away), becoming the highest-grossing film in Japanese history and the highest-grossing Japanese film in global history.
Synopsis of Kimetsu no Yaiba: Mugen Ressha-hen
Tanjirou Kamado and his friends from the Demon Hunter Corps accompany the Pillar of Fire, Kyoujurou Rengoku, on a mission to investigate a series of disappearances that occur inside a train. Little do they know that Enmu, one of the members of the Twelve Demon Moons, is also on board and has set a trap for them.
Source: Official Site
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