Announced earlier this year, SEGA has finally released Demon Slayer: The Hinokami Chronicles on the Nintendo Switch. This Switch release follows the game’s initial launch on PC, PlayStation, and Xbox last year.
The Switch version of this Demon Slayer game lets players choose from a roster of 24 characters, including 6 new playable characters which were added in free updates on other platforms.
Another feature on the Switch version is the addition of in-game Kimetsu Points which can be used for unlocking characters and costumes. The Switch version also comes with Butterfly Mansion Patient Wear costumes for select characters which was previously released on other platforms as a bonus in the deluxe edition. There’s also the Kimetsu Academy Summer Uniform costumes which are available on the is version.
Players who buy the Switch version early will get an Early Purchase Bonus for the physical version, and this includes stickers featuring mini character illustrations by ufotable.
In case you’re unfamiliar, Demon Slayer: The Hinokami Chronicles (full title: Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Hinokami Chronicles), it is an arena fighting game based on the hit Demon Slayer anime/manga series. The game lets players experience the story of the anime series until the Mugen Train arc, and play against players using their favorite Demon Slayer characters in the Versus Mode.
Demon Slayer: The Hinokami Chronicles is available now on PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Switch, and PC.