Demon Slayer’s latest episode puts the young demon slayers in a tight spot. While the fight between two powerful demons, Gyutaro and Daki, turned out to be overpowering for the three young demon slayers and the hashira, they managed to fend off the duo for long. However, after the latest episode aired, fans wondered if Inosuke would die in the next episode.
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Make sure to follow this article to the end because we have an explanation for the fans wondering, “will Inosuke die in demon slayer season 2?”
Demon Slayer: Does Inosuke die?
While we know Demon Slayer anime never shies away from brutality and gory scenes, the last episode showed both Inosuke and Tengen in a problematic state. Demon Slayer season 2 entertainment district arc’s latest episode starts with Tengen reminiscing about his past and leaving the village with his wives. The four of them could be seen giving respect to his fallen brothers and promising to live together after defeating the demons.
The next scene cuts straight to the fight and Gyutaro regenerating his legs as the demon slayers approach his throat. After struggling to cut off Gyutaro’s and Daki’s heads, the trio decided to work together and chop off Daki’s heads. While Inosuke manages to cut the demon’s head off her body, tragedy stuck as the demon slayer was running away from the fight with her head. While the scene is unexpected, the turn of events is even more, making everyone think, “does Inosuke die in demon slayer?”
On the other hand, Tengen could be seen lying on the ground with one of his hands chopped. These scenes are gruesome and make fans worry that both Inosuke and Tengen will die in Demon Slayer season 2, episode 10.
For the answer to the question, does Inosuke die in Demon Slayer? We have to look towards the manga for some answers. However, this section of the article will contain spoilers. Read on if you’re neutral towards any spoilers about if Inosuke dies or lives.
Demon Slayer Will Inosuke live or die? (Spoilers)
Demon Slayer anime fans would have to wait a whole week to answer the question – does Inosuke die? Meanwhile, for the impatient fans, Demon Slayer manga has some answers about what will happen next. The last episode concluded with Inosuke getting stabbed by Gyutaro in the chest after the demon caught up to Inosuke carrying Daki’s chopped-off head.
While the moment of joy didn’t last for long, it’s safe to say that Inosuke doesn’t die in Demon Slayer. Gyutaro’s blade, even after being close to Inosuke’s heart and being poisonous, doesn’t kill Inosuke. According to the manga, and demon slayer fandom, one of the abilities Inosuke has, is enhanced flexibility, which helps him escape this close encounter.
Meanwhile, Chapter 94 of the manga reveals how Inoskue cheated death after rearranging his internal organs and protecting his heart. The enhanced flexibility of Inosuke can be seen in previous episodes of Demon Slayer anime, too, in season 2, when Inosuke goes down the tunnel by dislocating his joints at will to find the demon’s obi.
So, for the fans wondering if Inosuke dies in demon slayer season 2, take a deep breath and relax. The young demon slayer is very much alive and will be seen fighting alongside Tanjiro and Zenitsu in Demon Slayer Season 2 entertainment district arc episode 10.