Here is everything you need to know about the five anime to watch if you love Demon Slayer.
Jujutsu Kaisen took the world by storm after its anime adaptation aired in 2020. The main cast is part of an organization tasked to fight monsters or cursed spirits, as they are known as Jujutsu Kaisen. Yuji Itadori is thrust into this dangerous profession after swallowing the finger of an ancient cursed spirit.
Demon Slayer fans are sure to appreciate the anime’s extensive cast of characters, each lovable in their own right. On top of that, Studio MAPPA did a brilliant job animating some of the manga’s most unique fights.
There are no swords in the Fire Force universe, but this anime does share Demon Slayer’s monster-hunter-corps concept. In Fire Force, the world has been rebuilt after an apocalyptic inferno. People who suffer from spontaneous combustion become Infernals.
It’s up to the firefighters and their priest allies to douse the Infernals’ flames and send them to Heaven. But it’s not just about monsters. , Hero Shinra Kusakabe is stuck right in the middle as there’s a grand conspiracy in the works. The series is perfect for Demon Slayer fans, it has much more fanservice than Demon Slayer.
Bleach is another popular Shonen title with lots of overlap with Demon Slayer. It starts with a teenage boy whose family is threatened by monsters. He was forced to take up swordsmanship to fight the forces of evil.
Both anime feature strong Japanese themes and enchanted worlds galore. Most main characters have a Shikai or a Bankai form for their swords. Bleach covers most of the manga’s major arcs.