The Demon Slayer: The Hinokami Chronicles roster will expand in 2022 with seven new playable characters, all taken from the anime’s second season. After introducing six free demons with 3 free DLCs, CyberConnect2 officially announces the arrival of the first paid DLCs, 5 of them, all released by the end of the year and available for purchase in bundles. Once the first year of post-launch support is over, the roster will boast 31 playable characters: 24 available for free for all and 7 for a fee.
The latest issue of Weekly Shonen Jump includes the 2022 Roadmap created by CyberConnect2. The prices in euros of the DLCs have not been revealed, but indicatively the package with a playable character should cost € 3.99, while the bundle with the three protagonists should be offered at € 9.99.
Demon Slayer: The Hinokami Chronicles – Roadmap 2022
- Tengen Uzui DLC (550 yen) – out in July
- Nezuko Kamado Awakened (550 yen) – to be released in 2022
- Tanjiro Kamado, Zenitsu Agatsuma, and Inosuke Hashibira, Entertainment District version (1,320 yen) – out in 2022
- Daki DLC (550 yen) – to be released in 2022
- Gyutaro DLC (550 yen) – to be released in 2022
The Pillar of Sound will be the first to join the roster, while Nezuko will arrive shortly after in an awakened version. As for the new versions of Tanjiro, Zenitsu, and Inosuke, these should be “female” reskins with the same moveset as the standard version, except for the special move. The two parts of the Sixth Crescent Moon, Daki and Gyutaro, will arrive in the fall in two single DLCs.