Demon Slayer Season 2 Episode Count and Release Schedule
Demon Slayer Season 2 Episode Count and Release Schedule

How many episodes does ‘Demon Slayer season 2’ has? Here’s Demon Slayer Season 2 release schedule.

Demon Slayer anime is back on screens for its second season and the fans just can’t keep calm. The first episode of the second season premiered on Oct 10, 2021, and fans have already a lot of questions in their mind that need to be answered. Millions of fans are wondering when the second episode will release. Most of them are eager to know, how many episodes are in Demon Slayer season 2. Others are asking for Demon Slayer Season 2 release schedule to mark their calendars. Well, we have quick information on this. Let’s go ahead.

Fuji TV confirmed that the second season of the anime airs from Fall 2021 to Winter 2022. The second season premiered on Oct 10, 2021, with Mugen Train Arc that will run through a month and end on Nov 28, 2021. The first episode in Demon Slayer season 2 was an original episode about Rengoku’s journey to the Mugen Train. The next six episodes were adaptations of the Mugen Train feature movie, as confirmed by Anime News Network on Sep 25, 2021. The Entertainment District Arc began on Dec 5, 2021, which was technically the 8th episode of the second season.

Demon Slayer Season 2 Episode Count

Demon Slayer Season 2: Infinity Train Arc that started airing on Oct 10, 2021, has 7 episodes. The first episode featured unseen events. The next six episodes are a readaptation of the Mugen Train movie that was released last year.

As per Funimation, a “7-episode miniseries complete with new visuals and background music” recapping the Demon Slayer movie will air in Japan from Oct 10, 2021. This recap will cover the Infinity train arc.

Episode Title Date of Release
Flame Hashira Kyojuro Rengoku 10-Oct-21
Deep Sleep 17-Oct-21
Episode 3 24-Oct-21
Episode 4 7-Nov-21
Episode 5 14-Nov-21
Episode 6 21-Nov-21
Episode 7 28-Nov-21

Demon Slayer Season 2 Release Schedule

As mentioned above, Entertainment District Arc kicked off on Dec 5, 2021. The listing on IQIYI suggests that the total episode count for Demon Slayer season 2 is 18 episodes. Season 2 finale airs on Feb 13, 2022. Here’s a look at the release schedule for Entertainment District Arc.

Episode Number Release Date
Episode 8 Sun Dec 05, 2021
Episode 9 Sun Dec 12, 2021
Episode 10 Sun Dec 19, 2021
Episode 11 Sun Dec 26, 2021
Episode 12 Sun Jan 02, 2022
Episode 13 Sun Jan 09, 2022
Episode 14 Sun Jan 16, 2022
Episode 15 Sun Jan 23, 2022
Episode 16 Sun Jan 30, 2022
Episode 17 Sun Feb 06, 2022
Episode 18 (Season 2 Finale) Sun Feb 13, 2022

Demon Slayer Season 2: Entertainment District Arc premiered on Hulu, Crunchyroll and Funimation on Sunday, Dec 5, 2021. You can watch the previous seven episodes (readaptation of Mugen Train movie) as well as the premiere episode on the service.

Will there be Demon Slayer Season 3?

Considering the popularity, Demon Slayer Season 3 looks inevitable. It’s just a matter of time, the studio announces it and starts with the production. We are expecting it to premiere by the end of this year.