Gotoge Koyoharu's manga, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba (鬼滅の刃), began serialization in Weekly Shonen Jump No. 11 in 2016. Focusing on protagonist Kamado Tanjiro, this heartrending tale of humans and demons, with bloodcurdling sword battles and sometimes comical renderings of its characters, found a huge following, and the 23 manga volumes have sold a combined total of over 150 million copies (including digital editions). The much-loved hit series concluded in May 2020.
This exhibition presents many memorable pages of creator Gotoge Koyoharu's original artwork and shares the world of the series, and the appeal that continues to attract attention even after its conclusion. Don't miss this exhibition of original page art from the new symbol of boys' manga, Kimetsu no Yaiba.
When: Sat. 25 Mar. to Sun. 28 May (10:00 - 19:00; Last entry 18:00.)
Where: Kanayama Minami Bldg. Museum Wing (金山南ビル美術館棟) (The Former Nagoya / Boston Museum of Fine Arts [旧名古屋ボストン美術館]), Naka Ward (中区)
Access: Directly outside Kanayama Sta. (金山総合駅) South Gate (南口) (Meitetsu Nagoya Line [名鉄名古屋本線] Kanayama Sta. [NH34]; JR Tōkaidō Line [東海道本線], Chūō Line [中央線] Kanayama Sta. [CA66/CF01]; Subway Meijo Line [地下鉄名城線], Meiko Line [名港線] Kanayama Sta. [M01/E01])
Tickets: (All prices incl. tax) Ticket with exclusive novelty 3,600 Yen; General admission 2,000 Yen; Junior & Senior HS students 1,500 Yen; Elementary students 1,000 Yen; 1 pre-school-aged child free with an accompanying adult aged 18 and over. See website for ticket outlets.
Website: https://www.kimetsuten-nagoya.com/ (Japanese)