Aniplex has announced that they will be bringing CyberConnect2’s Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – Hinokami Kepputan to the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, PC and Xbox One, the game was originally only announced for the PlayStation 4. A specific release date has not yet been confirmed but the game is due out in 2021 in Japan. Aniplex also confirmed that the game will have a story mode and a “Tag Battle Mode” where you can use a simplified control scheme. More details will be revealed on the 15th of February 2021.
Update: Aniplex has confirmed that Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – Hinokami Kepputan will come to the Xbox Series in addition to the PS4, PS5, PC and Xbox One. Aniplex also posted new details about the game:
In Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – Hinokami Keppuutan, you can relive the story of the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba anime in “Solo Play Mode,” and battle as the characters that appear in the anime in “Versus Mode.” In Versus Mode, which can be played either offline or online, players can enjoy exhilarating two-on-two battles with simple controls using any combination of characters that appear in the anime, including Tanjiro Kamado, Nezuko Kamado, and more.
Additionally, Ufotable, the studio that produced the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba anime, created a new key visual for the game.