The Giyu Tomioka Demon Slayer Sword makes an incredible expansion to your anime weapons assortment. The Nichirin cutting edge is a 27" carbon steel show edge cutting edge, which stretches out from a painted purple and dark hexagon-molded metal tsuba. Carved on the cutting edge, the Japanese characters decipher as "Destroyer of Demons." The wooden handle is generally wrapped, Samurai style, in white rope over dark, false rayskin. The 40 1/2" generally speaking dream sword slides flawlessly into a dark wooden sheath with metal accents.