Funimation released a trailer to announce the arrival of DEMON SLAYER – KIMETSU NO YAIBA – THE MOVIE: MUGEN TRAIN, streaming exclusively on the streaming service.
Funimation has announced that Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba– The Movie: Mugen Train will be joining their streaming service in the United States and Canada on June 22 and Australia and New Zealand on June 23. The film will be exclusively available on Funimation in both the subtitled and dubbed versions. Mugen Train is directed by Haruo Sotozaki with an original story by Koyoharu Gotoge and screenplay and animation by studio ufotable.
Set after the events of the television series, Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Movie: Mugen Train has Tanjiro, Nezuko, Zenitsu, and Inosuke embark on a new mission. Together with one of the most powerful swordsmen of the Demon Slayer Corps, Flame Hashira Kyojuro Rengoku, they investigate the mysterious disappearance of over 40 people aboard the Mugen Train.
Talking about the success of the film, Asa Suehira of Funimation said:
Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Movie: Mugen Train has been a runaway success since it opened last year, galvanizing fans and attracting a whole new generation to anime. We know Funimation fans are eager to experience the electrifying story again, and we’re thrilled to add it to our service. With the addition of the movie, fans can take a deep dive into the franchise watching the first season of the television series, three special television episodes and now the feature-length film from their homes or on the go. What a tremendous partnership with Aniplex of America, Shueisha, ufotable and, of course, our community of fans.