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Who is Gyutaro in Demon Slayer? Character and Voice Actor Explained

A surprising turn of events in Demon Slayer's latest episode.

January 16, 2022

Demon Slayer fans wonder who is ‘Gyutaro’ after watching the latest episode of the Entertainment District Arc Well, here’s everything you need to know about the character and its voice actor.

Warning: This post contains spoilers for Episode 7 of Demon Slayer Entertainment District Arc and the manga.

Demon Slayer Season 2 finally gave us a better look at Nezuko’s Awakened form in the latest episode. In her Berserk form, Nezuko loses control over herself and attempts to consume the blood of a bystander. However, Tanjiro steps in at the right moment to stop Nezuko.

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On one side, Tanjiro tries to calm down Nezuko by singing her a lullaby, which fortunately brings her back to her normal state. On the other hand, Tengen arrives at the scene and beheads Daki with a single blow. However, much to his surprise, Daki doesn’t die even with her head chopped off. Instead, another demon emerges from Daki’s body, who was later revealed to be ‘Gyutaro.

Who is Gyutaro in Demon Slayer Season 2?

In Demon Slayer, Gyutaro is the true Upper-Rank Six Demon, and he shares that position with his sister Daki. As shown in the latest episode, Gyutaro can use Blood Demon Art to manipulate his blood and use it as a weapon.

In the anime, we learn that Daki killed seven Hashiras in the past; well, Gyutaro is even more dangerous as he has killed 13 Hashiras throughout his life as a Demon.

Warning: This section contains some spoilers from Demon Slayer manga.

As stated by the Upper-Rank Six, he and Daki are two people in one body; that’s because Gyutaro has separated the “Core” from his body. So, that’s the reason why Daki didn’t die even after Tengen beheads her. The only way to kill Gyutaro and Daki is by beheading them simultaneously.

Who is the Voice Actor of Gyutaro?

According to some reports, Ryota Osaka is the voice actor behind Gyutaro in Demon Slayer Entertainment District Arc. The Japanese voice actor is known for his incredible roles in Tokyo Revengers, So I’m a Spider, So What, the Devil is a Part-Timer, and many more.

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