The demon Doma murdered Shinobu Kocho, the bug Hashira. Shinobu’s death is one of the most heartbreaking tragedies in Demon Slayer. In Demon Slayer’s last arc, the fan-favorite character died tragically and abruptly. The Insect Hashira attacks Doma in an attempt to avenge her sibling and fellow Demon Slayer, but unfortunately dies as a consequence.
A pivotal character in Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba. Koyoharu Gotouge wrote and drew this 2016 Japanese manga. Shinobu is a Demon Slayer in the Demon Slayer Corps and the current Insect Hashira. Kanae Kocho (late blossom Hashira) is her younger sister. After a monster killed their parents, they both joined the monster Slayer Corps.
While Demon Slayer has many tragic and heartbreaking deaths, Shinobu’s death is a little more stinging than others. Shinobu’s battle is heartbreaking to witness. Whether it’s because she wants to revenge her sister or because her untamed wrath and genuine nature have been revealed.
Does Shinobu pass away?
Shinobu does die in the penultimate arc of the Demon Slayer manga. Shinobu is killed during a fight with Doma, a higher rank-2 Twelve Kizuki demon. Unfortunately, the monster that killed her elder sister may also kill her. A terrible sight is Shinobu sacrificing herself to destroy a monster.
Her frail and feeble physique stops her from beheading the monster. But her poisoned blade infects and kills the demon. Regardless of her lack of great strength. She is a talented swordswoman capable of competing with Giyuu and the other Hashiras.
The anime adaptation of Demon Slayer follows the manga, therefore Shinobu’s death is irrevocable and there is presently no chance of her resurrection.
How Does Shinobu Pass Away?
Shinobu’s death occurs when she meets Doma. In the Infinity Castle Arc, the demon responsible for her lost subordinates. When she goes in, he is consuming her minions, which enrages her and drives her insane. When Doma eventually spots her, he answers cheerfully, praising Nakime for providing another supper in the room.
Shinobu is approached by one of the last female disciples. Doma is infuriated by this and seeks to kill the female. Shinobu, on the other hand, intervenes and saves the disciple. She asks the young woman if she’s okay, but she leaves before she can reply. In front of her, the young lady bursts and dies.
The explosion enrages Shinobu even more, which is compounded by Doma’s insistence on saving the child by murdering her. Shinobu then observes Doma’s main weapon, a pair of pointy fans. And furiously asks him if he recalls the haori that her elder sister gave her.
Doma eventually recalls Kanae’s butterfly-winged haori and shares her feelings. His regret at not being able to consume Kanae due to the rising sun annoys Shinobu even more. Doma’s prodding pushes Shinobu to lose even more control. Doma utilises Insect Breathing, Dance of the Bee Sting: True Flutter to pierce her eye.
Shinobu, on the other hand, had no notion. Doma was well aware of her talent to poison. He starts producing antibodies and heals himself very instantly. Shinobu, on the other hand, will not back down and assaults him with Insect Breathin. Dragonfly Dance: Compound Eye Hexagon.
Doma, on the other hand, heals very swiftly from his strike, which enrages Shinobu even more. Shinobu is fatigued and mortally injured. When he is caught by Doma as they fall from the ceiling, he is dangerously near to death.
Doma encounters Shinobu when she is in free fall. claiming that her efforts were just for show and had no meaning. He also informed her she didn’t stand a chance right now. Then Doma absorbs Shinobu’s body. A terrible scene greets Kanao and Inosuke as they enter the chamber.
But then something unexpected happens. Shinobu had taken the poison of the Wisteria flower on a daily basis, making her body very toxic. She had 37 kilos of wisteria blossom poison, which was more than enough to kill a demon. She had already imagined her demise at the hands of Doma.
Despite the fact that Doma was an upper rank-2 demon, the poison was insufficient to kill him. Her efforts enabled Kanao and Inosuke to deliver their fatal blow, cutting Doma’s skull completely. Shinobu dies with no regrets and is reunited with her older sister Kanae in the spirit world. Shinobu Kocho, the butterfly Hashira, died. Will be recognised as one of the franchise’s most heartbreaking moments. Her death was unexpected, and admirers were devastated.
This not only injures him, but it also enrages the demon, prompting him to attack her even harder. Shinobu’s blow injures him severely, but he makes a last move with Insect Breathing, Hundred-Legged Zigzag.