Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba the Movie: Mugen Train made $110.5 million in the Japanese box office!!
This Pandemic had harmed the income of theatrical box office releases around the world. It is a different story with Japan now. Theaters started re-opening, and the movie adaptation of the second story arc of the Manga Demon Slayer had slain the Japanese Box office! Even in the time of quarantine and social distancing, this movie still did well with flying colors.
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba the Movie: Mugen Train had earned $110.5 million in just two weeks. This film is supposed to be the first story arc of the second season of the Anime, but the UFOtable company decided to adapt this arc for a movie instead.
There is a possibility that this story arc will be a television version in Season 2. Skipping this arc in favor of the entertainment district arc is also a possibility.
The 1st Arc of the Anime Dragonball Super is a television series version of the Dragonball Z Battle of the Gods movie. The Manga had ended in April 2020, and if they would be adapting it to tv with no fillers, the show will last up to three seasons.
Demon Slayer got created by Koyoharu Gotouge, A mangaka who is shrouded in Mystery. This writer is so private that no one knows this person’s gender.
The story is about Tanjiro Kamado, a coal vendor who became a demon slayer so he can help his younger sister Nezuko to become human again after she became a demon. In this film Tanjiro, his sister, and his friends are traveling via train for their next mission. Little did they know, a demon will make an ambush attack on the passengers of the train.
The box office success of the movie shows how popular the franchise is in Japan. This Anime and Manga also have a mammoth international following. The success of the film had surpassed the box office success of the Legendary Anime Film Spirit away because that masterpiece took twenty-five days to reach such earnings.