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Mitsuri Kanroji from Demon Slayer

Mitsuri Kanroji is a character from the hit anime Demon Slayer: Kimetsu No Yaiba. Known as the Love Pillar, she is one of the nine Hashiras of the Demon Slayer Corps. She is shy, yet kind and caring towards others, hence her pillar title. She often thinks flirtatious thoughts about the male Hashiras. In the manga, she has a particular crush on Obanai Iguro.

Muzan Kibutsuji from Demon Slayer

Muzan Kibutsuji is the primary antagonist of the hit anime Demon Slayer: Kimetsu No Yaiba. He’s the first demon of his kind, so he possesses immense power and intelligence. Muzan slaughtered the Kamado family and turned Nezuko into a demon. Therefore he shows zero mercy, killing humans and demons alike. While he disguises himself as a father, he can alter his form into a female or a child. Tanjiro plans to defeat him, and with the help of Lady Tamayo, he’s well on his way.

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Giyuu Tomioka from Demon Slayer

Giyuu Tomioka is a character from the hit anime, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu No Yaiba. Known as the Water Pillar, he is one of the nine Hashiras of the Demon Slayer Corps. In the first episode, Giyuu encounters Tanjiro trying to save Nezuko. He delivers the harsh truth: she is a demon and she must be killed. When Tanjiro fights back, he is impressed with his skill. Giyuu is rather stoic and unpleasant, as reinforced by Shinobu‘s teasing that nobody likes him. Although unlike the other Hashiras, he shows mercy towards Tanjiro and argues to let Nezuko live.

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Rui from Demon Slayer

Rui is an antagonist in the hit anime, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu No Yaiba. He belonged to the Twelve Demon Moons as the Lower Moon Five. Known as the Spider Demon, he could weave spider webs between his fingers that captured and slashed his enemies to pieces. Rui had weak and fragile body, and Muzan Kibutsuji offered to “save” him by turning him into a demon. After killing his parents, Rui tries to fill those roles with his makeshift “Spider Family.” When he entraps Nezuko with the intent to make her his sister, Tanjiro kills him. In the afterlife, he reunites with his parents, who show their child forgiveness.

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Shinobu Kocho from Demon Slayer

Shinobu Kocho is a character from the hit anime, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu No Yaiba. Known as the Insect Pillar, she is one of the nine Hashiras of the Demon Slayer Corps. She creates lethal potions for demons to make up for her swords skills. Despite her laid back and playful personality, she harbors an intense hatred towards demons, because they killed her older sister. However she always smiles because her sister had loved her smile. Her catchphrase is “yoohoo!”

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Muichiro Tokito

Muichiro Tokito is a character in Demon Slayer: Kimetsu No Yaiba. Known as the Mist Pillar, he is one of the nine Hashiras of the Demon Slayer Corps. At fourteen years old, he is the youngest Hashira. He is aloof and unaware, usually staring at the sky instead of paying attention. Although he takes his position very seriously and proves to be an excellent swordsman. While we don’t know much about him in the anime, the manga reveals more. For instance, when he was eleven, demons killed his twin brother. And when Nezuko regains her humanity, she distinctly remembers Muichiro.

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Inosuke Hashibira from Demon Slayer

Inosuke Hashibira is a main character in the hit anime Demon Slayer: Kimetsu No Yaiba. He is another member of the Demon Slayer Corps who accompanies Tanjiro and Zenitsu on their journey. Despite his impressive fighting abilities, he has a short temper. He is extremely aggressive, constantly instigating fights with everyone. Sometimes he overestimates his fighting abilities, which gets him into trouble. Under his boar mask, he has a very pretty and feminine face.

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Kanao Tsuyuri from Demon Slayer

Kanao Tsuyuri is a character in the hit anime Demon Slayer: Kimetsu No Yaiba. She is another Demon Slayer who survived the Final Selection with Tanjiro and Zenitsu. In her pursuit of Nezuko, it’s clear she is fast and skilled with her sword. She is the adopted sister as well as the successor of the Insect Hashira, Shinobu Kocho. Because of her abuse and indecisiveness as a child, the Kanae Kocho gave her a coin to flip to choose what to do. Eventually she finds her own destiny in her own fighting style.

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Tanjiro Kamado from Demon Slayer

Tanjiro Kamado is the main protagonist of the hit anime series Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba. In the first episode, he returns home to find his entire family massacred by a demon. Only his sister, Nezuko, survives and therefore turns into a demon. Vowing to turn her human again, Tanjiro joins the Demon Slayer Corps. He is an incredibly skilled swordsman, able to use multiple Water Breathing techniques. His keen sense of smell helps him identify demons around him. Tanjiro is both optimistic and a quick thinker, which stems from his tireless yet admirable perseverance. Use the maroon body paint to create the marking on his forehead.

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Nezuko Kamado from Demon Slayer

Nezuko Kamado is a main character in the hit anime Demon Slayer: Kimestu No Yaiba. She is the younger sister of Tanjiro, and the sole survivor of the demon attack that killed the Kamado family. However, she was turned into a demon. Nezuko travels in a wooden box because demons can’t go out in sunlight. She can shrink herself to fit into the box, as well as grow larger in attack. Nezuko sees all humans as family and vows never to hurt them. She even refuses blood, which is why she wears her bamboo gag, and instead gains her strength through long periods of rest. She loves Tanjiro dearly, as he is the only one who can calm her down.