Anime lovers surely know the anime Kimetsu no Yaiba. An anime which the season one was aired from April 6th 2019 to September 28th 2019 has a high level of popularity. Kimetsu no Yaiba will also air their movie titled : Kimetsu no Yaiba Movie: Mugen Ressha-hen in 2020, but it is not certain on what date the film will be released.
Besides the movie, Kimetsu no Yaiba will also get the video game adaptation. On the PlayStation 4 platform, the Kimetsu no Yaiba video game is titled: Kimetsu no Yaiba: Hinokami Keppuutan. Interestingly, the game was developed by Cyberconnect, who also the developer of Naruto video games franchise.
After previously only showing leaks via the Japanese magazine V-Jump, finally Aniplex as the publisher showed the first trailer of Kimetsu no Yaiba: Hinokami Keppuutan. Besides that, Aniplex also showed a little development process and the making in a short trailer video. Unfortunately they have not provided certainty as to what gameplay will be carried, but most likely the game will have action or fighting gameplay in the style of most CyberConnect2 games.
Kimetsu no Yaiba : Hinokami Keppuutan Trailer
Kimetsu no Yaiba : Hinokami Keppuutan Development
Kimetsu no Yaiba : Hinokami Keppuutan itself is planned to be launched in 2021, with a exact release date that has not yet been announced.
On the mobile platform, Aniplex also has plans to release the game Kimetsu no Yaiba entitled: Kimetsu no Yaiba : Keppuu Kengeki Royal. This game itself is a free-to-play action genre game developed by developers Quatro A and Soleil that allows its players to play as Oni or a Demon Slayer. It is also said that this game offers an asymmetrical multiplayer experience, with each player going after each other. Like most free-to-play games, Kimetsu no Yaiba : Keppuu Kengeki Royal will also has microtransactions in the form of gacha inside.
Through a few screenshots and a trailer that was released recently, we are given an idea of what kind of gameplay this game will offer later.
Kimetsu no Yaiba : Keppuu Kengeki Royal Trailer
Kimetsu no Yaiba : Keppuu Kengeki Royal Screenshots
Kimetsu no Yaiba : Keppuu Kengeki Royal himself planned to be released firstly for the Japanese market in 2020 through iOS and Android. But as we see the level of popularity of the manga / anime that is so high, it is likely that this game will also be released worldwide.