To update [Tue 12th Apr, 2022 01:35 BST]: Sega has now officially confirmed this Character Pack DLC Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Hinokami Chronicles will come this summer. It will feature six characters in a series of regular updates. Sega will reveal more about this DLC in the coming months.
The “Additional Character Pack” is a set of paid downloadable content featuring several new characters to be used in the versus mode of Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Hinokami Chronicles (both local and online). The first release, scheduled for this summer, will feature Tengen Uzui, the Sound Hashira of the Demon Slayer Corps, who fought in a fierce battle against demons in the United States Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Entertainment District Arc anime Below is a first look at Tengen Uzui’s artwork, created based on an in-game 3D model:
Full Character DLC Line-Up:
- Nezuko (Advanced Demon Form)
- Tanjiro (entertainment district)
- Zenitsu (entertainment district)
- Inosuke (entertainment district)
Pre-orders of the game are also possible. This includes a physical version and a digital version.
Original article [Thu 7th Apr, 2022 06:05 BST]: It seems Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Hinokami Chronicles – the video game based on the wildly popular anime and manga series – is getting several new playable fighters via DLC character packs.
Coming to the game’s versus mode, this paid DLC was reportedly revealed in the recent Weekly Jump (via Ryokutya2089). A Switch port of Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Hinokami Chronicles was confirmed in February and will be released on June 10th on Nintendo’s hybrid platform.
Here are the DLC fighters that are said to be on the way:
– Tengen Uzui
– Nezuko Kamado (Awakened Form)
– Tanjiro Kamado (Entertainment District Arc)
– Zenitsu Agatsuma (Arc of Entertainment District)
– Inosuke Hashibira (Entertainment District Arc)
The Switch version of Demon Slayer can be purchased through the eShop and will also be available in physical form on Sega’s website. Pre-orders are now live and include a bonus character unlock key for Kimetsu Academy Tanjiro Kamado.
Here’s a little bit about this upcoming Nintendo release that combines story, adventure, and combat elements in one exciting series based on the anime series. The Switch version will also include everything the other versions already have:
“Switch players can look forward to all of the amazing features found on other platforms, including all content added to the game post-launch, like the six new playable characters – Rui, Akaza, Susamaru, Yahaba, Enmu and Yushiro & Tamayo; new online missions that reward Kimetsu Points to unlock additional rewards and all the balance changes made to the game’s battles.
“It is the Taisho period in Japan. Tanjiro, a kind-hearted boy who makes a living from charcoal, finds his family slaughtered by a demon. To make matters worse, his younger sister Nezuko, the sole survivor, was turned into a demon herself. Though devastated by this grim reality, Tanjiro decides to become a “demon slayer” so he can bring his sister back into transform a human and kill the demon that massacred his family…start now!”
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https://www.nintendolife.com/news/2022/04/its-official-demon-slayer-kimetsu-no-yaiba-the-hinokami-chronicles-is-getting-new-fighter-dlc It’s official, Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Hinokami Chronicles is getting a new fighter DLC