20 'Demon Slayer' Fans Share Their Emotional Headcanons About The Series
Vote up the most emotional Demon Slayer headcanons.
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba took the anime community by storm when it first debuted in 2019. With its insanely beautiful animation and flashy fights, it's one of the best anime series to date. Demon Slayer consists of emotional scenes involving tragic backstories and character deaths. If you got past the first gut-wrenching episode, then you probably like pain.
You're not alone because the rest of the Demon Slayer fandom does too. Here's a list of some emotional Demon Slayer headcanons thought up by fans of the series. Keep in mind that some of these contain spoilers from the manga.
Vote up the ones that tugged a little too hard on your heartstrings!
- 1114 VOTES
Shinjuro Lost Too Many Of His Comrades
From a former Redditor:
Rengoku's dad stopped being a Demon Slayer after one too many of his comrades lost in battle. He treated Rengoku the way he did to dissuade him from following in his footsteps.
- 2132 VOTES
From Redditor u/Top-Protection-4481:
Urokodaki replicates/takes the masks of every single student so he has something to remember them [by].
- 3109 VOTES
Urokodaki's Fallen Students Are Remembered
From Redditor u/Ok_Mathematician8735:
[Giyu and Tanjiro] leave flowers out for Sabito and the other fallen students of Urokodaki who died from the hand demon.
- 4131 VOTES
From Redditor u/Souptime1200:
If Tanjiro died, Giyu would take part of his clothes and stitch it [onto] his own.
- 5105 VOTES
Kanae Will Come Back As A Butterfly
From Redditor u/Admirable_Ice_914:
Mitsuri once told [Sanemi] that Kanae would come back as a butterfly to look out for him, so anytime he sees a butterfly he gets teary-eyed.
- 685 VOTES
Kyojuro Comforted Sanemi
From Redditor u/KayKrimson:
Kyojuro once talked to Sanemi about Kanae and comforted him, which led to them both having a drink together.