Aniplex announced that the Demon Slayer: The Hinokami Chronicles action game is getting a Switch version on June 9, 2022 in Asia.
The Nintendo Switch version will feature a total of 24 playable characters, including the 6 demons; Akaza, Yahaba, Rui, Susamaru, Yushiro and Enmu, which have been added to other platforms as DLC.
It also comes with in-game Kimetsu Points, which can be used for unlocking characters and costumes, as well as Butterfly Mansion Patient Wear, which was previously released on other platforms as a bonus in the Deluxe Edition. The Nintendo Switch version also grants immediate access to the Kimetsu Academy Summer Uniform Costumes for characters in Versus Mode.
▍About Demon Slayer: The Hinokami Chronicles
Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Hinokami Chronicles features a Solo Mode that lets you go through the story as portrayed in the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba anime from “Tanjiro Kamado, Unwavering Resolve Arc” up through “Mugen Train Arc”, while the Versus Mode lets you freely choose two characters from the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba anime as well as official spin-off series to fight against each other!
In the Versus Mode,characters including Tanjiro Kamado and Nezuko Kamado from the anime can be freely matched against each other in a 2 vs 2 setting. This can be played on or offline with up to 2 players with a simple but exhilarating battle system that is filled with action!