Everyone assumes Sony is doing well because the PS5 is sold out everywhere, and that’s certainly true. But it’s not the only thing popping off in Sony’s portfolio. The Demon Slayer the Movie: Mugen Train, also written as Demon Slayer – Kimetsu no Yaiba – the Movie: Mugen Train, has reached Marvel-like levels.
Last year, the unthinkable happened. The One Piece manga was knocked from the top spot for the first time in twelve years. In its place was a new manga sales champion: Demon Slayer. That was no fluke.
While movie theatres in the United States are in jeopardy, theatres in Japan just saw their biggest box office weekend ever thanks to the Demon Slayer feature anime.