Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba may have taken a hot minute to catch up with the times, but it finally found its stride this week.

Season two has now reached its climactic confrontation, and the storyline involving the Entertainment District has benefited as a result.

What’s more, the show made a huge announcement this week that fans were not expecting, and we now know who will be portraying Yoriichi Tsugikuni in the series!

Demon Slayer has selected a famous voice actor to portray an important role!

People who have been studying in the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba manga have a valid reason to be thrilled about the most recent episode of the show. 

In the end, Demon Slayer Season 2 Episode 13 was adapted from the manga’s Chapter 81, where the legendary warrior makes an unexpected appearance. 

Who was the actor who was the voice actor who played Yoriichi Tsugikuni in Entertainment District arc’s Episode 6? It was played by a famous voice actor!

In the episode of Demon Slayer Season 2, Episode 13 of Demon Slayer Season 2 Episode Tanjiro Kamado fought Daki who suddenly gets stronger when she’s united with her obi. 

A man is complaining about the sound of their fight, and Daki attacks him, damaging nearby houses and inflicting numerous deaths. The furious Tanjiro is determined to continue the fight and his words recall Daki of the legendary warrior.

When Daki experiences an image of the mysterious man she realizes she’s not experiencing her memories. She is instead recalling an individual Muzan Kibutsuji encountered in the past.

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And Muzan’s cells are the ones that recall the voice of the fighter. What a voice is.

It’s Yoriichi Tsugikuni who is the Demon Slayer from the Sengoku period. 

We’ll not reveal any other details about the swordsman, but fans can be assured that they’ll get to know much more about his character in the coming years.

So who was the voice of Yoriichi for Yukaku-hen’s episode 6? 

 Kazuhiko Inoue

It’s been verified that Yoriichi was voiced by no other than Kazuhiko Inoue the voice actor legend who previously played iconic characters such as Kakashi Hatake from Naruto, Kars in JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Battle Tendency as well as Gildart’s Clive on Fairy Tail.

It’s not a surprise that Demon Slayer picked the role of a legend. 

Will we get more Yoriichi shortly? In the meantime, there’s more to fight however Yoriichi will return in the show.

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Season 2 Episode 14 is named Transformation (“Henbo”) and is an allusion to the manga’s chapter 83rd. 

Yukaku-hen Episode 7 premieres on the 16th of January 2022 at 11:15 pm JST.