Demon Slayer: Kamado Family And 13 Breathing Style Techniques
Demon Slayer is an adventure, dark fantasy, and martial arts Japanese manga and anime series. The manga is very great and is illustrated by the Manga Artist whose name is Koyoharu Gotouge.
As we know Demon slayer follows the protagonist whose name is Tanjiro Kamado. Moreover, the story of the anime starts with the Kamado family getting killed. The family was haunted by demons. Here, are the list of the members of the Kamado family. As well, the list consists of the members that are enlisted in the manga but the anime still does not have showed.
1. Tanjiro Kamado
Tanjiro Kamado is the main protagonist of the series. Even more, his family got killed by demons when he was away from his work. Further, his sister gets a chance to live as a demon. And Tanjiro joins the Demon Slayer Corp with the only ambition to find a way to turn his sister into a normal form. When he moves ahead in his Demon Slayer journey, he comes to know about various things that he was not aware of. Also, he has a very hard-working habit as he lives in the higher mountains. Similarly, he is very kind and sometimes he has mercy while killing the demons too. Apart from it, he loves his sister very much and keeps her in a box, and takes her everywhere he goes.
The Japanese voice for the character is provided by the Japanese voice actor Natsuki Hanae. Some of his projects include Ace of Diamond, Noragami, and Haikyuu.
Moving towards the English dubbed version, the American voice actor Zach Aguilar provided the voice.
2. Nezuko Kamado
Nezuko Kamado is a sister of Tanjiro and was a small sweet human child until she got attacked by a demon. After the demon attacked her, she turned herself into a demon. Besides, she was a different demon from others as she does not crave the blood of other human beings. In addition, she helps her brother in various fights that her brother involves in. One of the main reasons behind her transforming into a demon was Muzan Kibutsuji. As Muzan was the one who was controlling all the demons. Additionally, she has a pink color and bamboo in her mouth. When she finds out her brother is in trouble she turns into a demon form and fights with the other demons.
The Japanese voice for the character is contributed by the Japanese voice actress and singer Akari Kitō. In this anime world, she is known for providing the voice for anime like Erased, Classroom of the Elite, and A Couple Of Cuckoos.
Heading towards the English dubbed version, the American voice actress Abby Trott provided the voice.
3. Tanjuro Kamado
Tanjuro Kamado is the father of Tanjiro and he loves his family very much. Most of the time Tanjuro suggests and provides life lessons to Tanjiro. Moreover, Tanjuro is a very calm and mature person who knows how to take good care of the family. Even more, he can pass on various events and attitudes in order to save his family. Further, his skin looks a little pale as he was suffering from the disease. Likewise, his son also wears a similar kind of dress. Adding to it, the earring he wear was passed to him by his ancestors and later we saw Tanjiro was wearing them.
The Japanese voice for the character is portrayed by the Japanese voice actor Shin-ichiro Miki.
Whereas, the English voice for the character is provided by the American voice actor, scriptwriter, and director Kirk Thornton.
4. Kie Kamado
Kie Kamado is wife of Tanjuro Kamado. Kie is a very calm and lovely person as she loves every member of the family. As her husband was dead, she wants to fulfill it by providing great love to her children. Further, she is a good mother as she takes care of 6 members of the family. She even has an act of strong courage to fight over the disappointments in life.
The Japanese voice for the character is played by the Japanese voice actress and singer Houko Kuwashima.
Also, the English voice for the character is provided by the American voice actress Dorothy Elias-Fahn.
5. Sumihiko Kamado
Sumihiko Kamado is the grandson of Tanjiro Kamado and he is a very young teenage student at the present time. Moreover, he is greatly attached to the Tanjiro attitude and dress-up. As a result, he tries to copy the dressing ideas from Tanjiro. Even more, he is a very cheerful person so he often keeps a smile on his face. Further, he is skillful at doing other things such as jumping and running rather than his studies. Most of the time he runs with his friend Tojuro.
What are the 13 Breathing Style Techniques in Demon Slayer?
1. Sun Breathing
Sun Breathing is a technique that is often used by Yoriichi Tsugikuni, Sumiyoshi, and Tanjuro Kamado. Later, it is also used by the main protagonist Tanjiro Kamado. Though, the Sun Breathing technique is a strong technique the new users do not use it very well. All the Sun Breathing technique users were killed by Yoriichi and Muzan. As a result, the oldest user was not left.
2. Moon Breathing
Moon Breathing is a technique that creates a moon like a crescent from the sword and attacks the enemy. But to create the strongest crescent the user must be very good at reflexes too. It has various differences while using so it can also be used as a defense.
3. Stone Breathing
Stone Breathing is also a technique that is quite like Sun Breathing. Because it is derived from none other than the Sun Breathing technique. In addition, the students can’t learn about Sun Breathing. Due to their weakness, they come to learn through alternative ways which at last become a Stone Breathing technique. One of the good users of the Stone Breathing technique is Gyomei Himajima.
4. Wind Breathing
The Wind Breathing technique consists of five different styles. Likewise, Stone Breathing technique is also derived from the Sun Breathing technique. Additionally, it is also created by the students who were getting knowledge from Yoriichi. Whereas, it was indirectly used and derived from the character whose name is Inosuke. It is also used by the two of the members whose names are Sanemi Shinazugawa and Masachika Kumeno.
5. Thunder Breathing
Thunder Breathing is also a technique that comes into existence through the Sun Breathing technique. Similarly, like the other technique, it is also made by the students of Yoriichi who cannot learn the Sun Breathing technique. This technique consists of seven different styles. And the character using it is Jiguro Kuwajima, Kaigaku, and Zenitsu Agatsuma.
6. Sound Breathing
Sound Breathing technique consists of five different styles. Using this style the user also predicts and knows the moves of the opponents. As well, the technique is often used by Tenzen Uzui. Moreover, it is a very different technique than Thunder Breathing. Also, to add extra damage Tenzen uses a bomb with the Sound Breathing technique.
7. Flame Breathing
Flame Breathing consists of five styles. Like the rest of the other techniques, it was also created by the students of Yoriichi. Moreover, the students seem to be the old people that come to be ancestors of Rengoku at this time. The user of this technique is Shinjuro Rengoku and Kyojuro Rengoku.
8. Water Breathing
The water Breathing technique consists of five different styles and is also a part of the Sun Breathing technique as it is derived from it. In the anime, it seems like the person to teach this technique to Tanjiro is Urokodaki. Further, it is based on fluid movement so ut has various different implementations while using this technique. The user of this techniques are Sakonji Urokodaki, Giyu Tomioka, Murata, Sabito, Makomo and Tanjiro Kamado
9. Mist Breathing
The Mist Breathing technique is not related to the Sun Breathing as it is derived from the Wind Breathing technique. The technique focuses on the various types of mist and how the user uses it with their qualities. Even more, it can also make the opponents blind with the fog of the technique. The user of this technique is Muichiro Tokito.
10. Serpent Breathing
The Serpent Breathing technique is quite similar to Water Breathing as it is derived from it. Likewise, a snake follows various patterns of a snake while using. And the variation is based on how a user uses it. As the snake slithers similarly the attack of the user also slithers and can hit any enemy. The user of this technique is Obanai Iguro.
11. Insect Breathing
Insect Breathing is a unique type of technique as it is not derived from other techniques. Whereas, it is created by one of the Demons Slayers, Shinobu Kocho. The technique helps the user to have the various ability of insects while attacking enemies and creating wounds on them. As it was created by Shinobu Kocho, she is only the user of this technique.
12. Love Breathing
The Love Breathing technique consists of six different variations. Additionally, this technique is based on love which creates different forms while attacking the enemy. The user of this technique is Mitsuri Kanroji.
13. Beast Breathing
Beast Breathing is a technique that is often used by Inosuke Hashibara and also it is created by him. Further, as we know Inosuke lives in high mountains which was a reason he was able to create such a technique. Actually, it is part of the Wind Breathing technique as it is derived from it.