Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Attraction to Open at Universal Studios Japan
Universal Studios Japan and Demon Slayer Collaborate for Limited-Time Attraction
The amusement park in Osaka, Universal Studios Japan has announced a new collaboration with the legendary Japanese manga/anime series Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba! The park is opening a new Demon Slayer attraction for a limited time as well as special food menu and merchandise from September 2021 to February 2022.
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba is a mega-hit Japanese manga/anime series whose manga sold over 150 million copies and film “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba the Movie: Mugen Train” became the highest-grossing film in Japan, after making 40 billion yen at domestic box office (50 billion yen at worldwide box office).
There have been a plenty of collaborations with Demon Slayers including special events and themed products over the past year in Japan including cosmetics collection, collaborated cafe, UNIQLO and GU clothing line and Tamagotch. However, the best is yet to come. All Demon Slayer fans should be over the moon with this new and the most exciting upcoming collaboration.
The new attraction based on the anime series of Demon Slayer will open at Universal Studios Japan in Osaka on 17 September 2021 for a limited time until February next year.
The VR jet coaster Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba XR Ride recreates the world of Demon Slayer by the park’s overwhelming scale and quality, and offers guests a completely new and different immersive experience like never before. The ride is set on the journey with the Mugen Train and features the 360-degree VR video with the gravity and the speed.Guests can experience sword techniques and breathing styles of characters including Tanjiro’s Water Breathing in fierce battles unfold before their eyes.
In addition, the popular ride of Universal Studios Japan, Hollywood Dream the Ride will feature the special theme of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba with 2 original stories available in 2 terms. (1st edition: 17 September to 7 November 2021/2nd edition: 8 November 2021 to 13 February 2022 )
The park has announced that the limited-edition themed food and merchandise will be also available. Full details of this upcoming collaboration will be revealed soon so stay tuned!
-USJ x Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Collaboration Event
Date: 17 September 2021 to 13 February 2022
Universal Studios Japan Official Website: http://www.usj.co.jp/e/
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