CyberConnect2’s high-quality video game adaptation of Demon Slayer is coming to Nintendo Switch.
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Sega announced today that the Nintendo Switch version of Demon Slayer: The Hinokami Chronicles will release June 10 for Nintendo’s portable console. The game originally launched last year in October for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. It’ll receive a physical and digital release on Switch with the physical Launch Edition featuring a Kimetsu Academy character unlock key as a bonus.
The Switch release features all of the updates that the fighting game has received. This includes the six new playable characters of Rui, Akaza, Susamaru, Yahaba, Enmu, and Yushiro & Tamayo, plus online missions that unlock additional rewards, and multiple balance changes.
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Sega lists the game’s feature as:
- Exhilarating Arena Battles – Master the multitude of spectacular skills of a wide roster of characters from the anime and the series’ official spinoff, including Tanjiro and Nezuko, to overcome challengers in head-to-head battle, locally and online.
- Moving Drama – Take up the sword as Tanjiro Kamado and guide his journey to become a Demon Slayer and turn his sister Nezuko back into a human.
- Thrilling Boss Battles – Action and drama reach their peak in specially designed battles against powerful demons that will test Tanjiro’s mettle.
- Original Anime Voice Cast – The original English and Japanese voice casts of the anime return to bring their authentic portrayals to the game.