Kimetsu no Yaba

DEMON SLAYER: KIMETSU NO YAIBA

Demon Slayer (鬼滅の刃) is a manga and illustrated by Koyoharu Gotōge and is published in weekly Shueisha and English publisher Viz Media. The first chapter was published on 15 February 2016, with its chapters collected in 17 tankōbon volumes as of October 2019.

“Kimetsu no Yaiba,” tells the story of Tanjiro, a young villager, whose father died. In order to earn some money, he sells charcoal in a nearby village. But one day, when he spends the night outside his home following certain rumors, he finds when he returns that his family has been the victim of an ogre who eats men. The only survivor is her sister, who has been transformed into a demon. However, she seems to have kept some human thoughts. Tanjiro will then go on a long journey to find an antidote to save his sister, and thus avenge his family.