The manga had an enormous spike in recognition throughout 2020, smashing via the earlier gross sales king, One Piece.
I consider the film’s timing was excellent. The 2019 anime sequence was extraordinarily nicely acquired in a means that only a few Shounen Soar diversifications are. Its morals and themes associated to household, its non-high-school historic setting, and its relative lack of fanservice for a shounen franchise are additionally relevant to a large viewers; due to this fact, it is extra marketable to an enormous portion of Japan’s (growing old) inhabitants than its opponents is likely to be. I consider it is also notable that a lot of the different massive shounen anime heavy-hitters at the moment are lengthy sufficient to dissuade potential new followers, and Demon Slayer is extraordinarily approachable/bingeable in-comparison.