Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba

10 Worst Episodes of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba

It is the Taisho Period in Japan. Tanjiro, a kindhearted boy who sells charcoal for a living, finds his family slaughtered by a demon. To make matters worse, his younger sister Nezuko, the sole survivor, has been transformed into a demon herself. Though devastated by this grim reality, Tanjiro resolves to become a β€œdemon slayer” so that he can turn his sister back into a human, and kill the demon that massacred his family.

Written by Sophie and last updated on may 22, 2023.

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Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba - S1E25

#10 - Tsuguko, Kanao Tsuyuri (Season 1 - Episode 25)

Tanjiro, who's undergoing rehabilitation training at the Butterfly Mansion, works hard to keep up his Total Concentration Breathing techniques all day long. Though at first, he's helpless against Kanao, a swordswoman in his class who's training him, he slowly but surely begins to make some headway. Seeing Tanjiro devote himself to training every single day, Zenitsu and Inosuke resume training as well, but...

The episode was rated 7.80 from 593 votes.

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba - S1E15

#9 - Mount Natagumo (Season 1 - Episode 15)

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Their next destination is to the north-northwest. Tanjiro and Nezuko head towards Mount Natagumo with Zenitsu and Inosuke. This mountain is covered with spider webs and is swarming with innumerable spiders. Leaving the cowering Zenitsu behind, Tanjiro and Inosuke head up the mountain where they run into fellow Demon Slayers entangled in spider webs.

The episode was rated 7.75 from 623 votes.

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba - S3E3

#8 - What Are You? (Season 3 - Episode 3)

After arriving at the Entertainment District, Tanjiro and his comrades infiltrate each House where Uzui's wives, Suma, Makio and Hinatsuru, work. While working as apprentices and searching for their whereabouts, Inosuke hears that Makio has been shutting herself away from everyone in her room.

The episode was rated 7.74 from 437 votes.

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba - S1E2

#7 - Trainer Sakonji Urokodaki (Season 1 - Episode 2)

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At Giyu Tomioka's urging, Tanjiro heads for Mt. Sagiri with his sister Nezuko who's been turned into a demon. During the night, Tanjiro catches the smell of blood from inside a temple. He enters, thinking that someone might be hurt, only to come upon a man-eating demon. When the demon attacks, Tanjiro manages to fight back with his hatchet, but the demon's strength is overwhelming. Just as the demon is about to finish him off, Tanjiro is saved by none other than.

The episode was rated 7.74 from 792 votes.

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba - S3E2

#6 - Infiltrating the Entertainment District (Season 3 - Episode 2)

After Tanjiro visits the Rengoku residence and meets Kyojuro's younger brother, Senjuro, to deliver Kyojuro's last message, Tanjiro spends his days training and completing missions. One day, he returns to the Butterfly Mansion to find Sound Hashira, Tengen Uzui, attempting to take Aoi and Naho away on a mission against their will. Tanjiro, Zenitsu and Inosuke offer to go on that mission instead, and they head to their next destination - the Entertainment District.

The episode was rated 7.73 from 458 votes.

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba - S2E2

#5 - Deep Sleep (Season 2 - Episode 2)

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Tanjiro's group, fresh from completing their training at the Butterfly Mansion, head to their next mission, the Mugen Train. There they rendezvous with Rengoku, who arrived ahead of them. Tanjiro is overwhelmed by the always-energetic Rengoku, Zenitsu is frightened by the prospect of facing demons as usual, and Inosuke is immensely excited by the sight of the huge machine. But on this train loaded with passengers, a new battle is about to begin.

The episode was rated 7.68 from 369 votes.

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba - S1E23

#4 - Hashira Meeting (Season 1 - Episode 23)

Ubuyashiki, the leader of the Demon Slayer Corps, finally appears before Tanjiro. He tells him that he will allow Tanjiro and Nezuko to join the Corps. But the Hashiras are unable to accept this decision right away. The Wind Hashira, Sanemi Shinazugawa, slashes his own arm and taunts Nezuko with his blood, trying to get her to show her true colors as a demon.

The episode was rated 7.64 from 602 votes.

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba - S1E24

#3 - Rehabilitation Training (Season 1 - Episode 24)

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The injured Tanjiro, Zenitsu and Inosuke are sent to the home of the Insect Hashira, Shinobu Kocho, for treatment. Two weeks later, Tanjiro and Inosuke start rehabilitation training. But the drills are brutal, and they find themselves broken in spirit. Unaware of the grueling regimen, Zenitsu joins them late and is visibly enthusiastic in front of girls, but...

The episode was rated 7.64 from 592 votes.

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba - S1E14

#2 - The House with the Wisteria Family Crest (Season 1 - Episode 14)

After a desperate fight to the death, Tanjiro prevails over Kyogai. He exits the house to find Zenitsu who had escaped earlier. But it is then that he sees the strange circumstances before him... The battered Zenitsu holding the box containing Nezuko in his arms while the man in the boar's head mask stands in the way with two Nichirin Swords drawn.

The episode was rated 7.54 from 644 votes.

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba - S1E11

#1 - Tsuzumi Mansion (Season 1 - Episode 11)

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Tanjiro's next destination, according to his Kasugai Crow, is to the south-southeast. On the way, Tanjiro runs into his fellow Final Selection survivor, the swordsman Zenitsu Agatsuma. Tanjiro has a hard time dealing with Zenitsu's passive attitude as they head deep into the mountains. They encounter two children whose older brother was taken away right in front of their house. There, Zenitsu hears the sound of a tsuzumi ringing out from somewhere.

The episode was rated 7.41 from 673 votes.

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