Sega has confirmed that Demon Slayer: The Hinokami Chronicles will characteristic the occasions of the Mugen Train story arc. Footage of scenes from the arc had been included in the latest trailer for the game. The Mugen Train arc was additionally the topic of the record-breaking characteristic movie Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Mugen Train.
The Demon Slayer: Hinokami Chronicles trailer additionally highlights footage from the game’s narrative-focused journey mode. It will embody main encounters from the story, similar to the combat in opposition to the demon Rui from the Natagumo Mountain arc. Similarly, Mugen Train encounters are proven in flashes, like the combat between Tanjiro and Enmu. The finish of the trailer teases the Kyojuro Rengoku versus Akaza combat. Also proven are flashes of the versus mode of the game. It will enable gamers to pit members of the forged in opposition to one another in stylized duels in native and on-line multiplayer.
In a press launch accompanying the trailer, Sega clarified some particulars about Demon Slayer: The Hinokami Chronicles post-release content material, new graphical modes, and launch packs. Following launch, a sequence of three free updates will add new playable demons to the roster over . Players who buy the PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X, and Steam variations of the game may even give you the chance to make the most of a “performance mode” patch after launch, which can allow gameplay at 60FPS (with 30FPS in cutscenes).
Lastly, some corrections had been issued relating to the Steam model of the Digital Deluxe Edition of the game. A desktop wallpaper will exchange the beforehand marketed “profile background” contained in the Digital Deluxe Edition due to “unforeseen circumstances.” Further, gamers that choose to pre-purchase the Digital Deluxe Edition earlier than October fifteenth, 2021, will obtain 2 bonus character unlock keys, an extra character avatar, and early entry to the game beginning October 13, 2021.
Demon Slayer: The Hinokami Chronicles will launch for the PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X on October 14, 2021 in Japan and October 15, 2021 worldwide. Check out Siliconera’s preview of the game.