Akihabara News (Tokyo) — In the twenty-fifth episode of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, Tanjiro completes his training, while Inosuke and Zenitsu try to catch up after missing several sessions.
The episode begins with Tanjiro requesting the Kocho triplets to help keep him in check and gives them permission to hit him if he ever falters his Total Concentration Breathing.
Tanjiro continues his training with full intensity and he finally manages to catch Tsuyuri during the game of tag. which is testament to his intense training.
For a while longer, Inosuke and Zenitsu continue to bail on their training. Shinobu Kocho comes in and tells them that she believes in them and that they should join Tanjiro in his training. She manages to convince them.
Kanao Tsuyuri’s back story is explored. Her parents had sold her to a random man for money and she started feeling numb, so that she would not feel pain. As he takes her home, Shinobu and her older sister take notice of her and purchase her from the man.
Tsuyuri stays silent as the sisters bathe and take her under their care. Shinobu gets frustrated that Tsuyuri is unable to make her own decisions, she even has to be told to eat or else she does not. She thinks the girl is useless. Her sister remains patient. She gives Tsuyuri a coin that she was told to flip every time she faces a decision.
The boys receive their new blades forged by Hotaru Haganezuka. He blames them for breaking their Nichirin Blades and tries to attack them. Inosuke starts smashing his own blades with a rock to give them the ridges like his old sword, and Haganezuka nearly kills him for it.
Tanjiro gets progressively stronger from his training, while Inosuke and Zenitsu rush to catch up.
Shinobu deems Tanjiro fit to graduate from his training during a check up. During the check up Tanjiro inquires about flame breathing, and she says that she has only ever heard of flame breathing from Rengoku the Flame Hashira.
However, Rengoku is away on a mission and Shinobu tells Tanjiro to wait until he gets back to ask him about it.
Tanjiro continues having one-sided conversations with Nezuko as she sleeps. He vows to save her and kill all the demons.
The episode ends with a scene from a train where a large demon is consuming people. It is the mission Rengoku the Flame Hashira was assigned to.
Source: Akihabara News – Demon Slayer: Tsuguko, Kanao Tsuyuri