Decided to postpone the broadcast of the spring anime "Non-conforming Person of Demon Academy"! Other events are canceled and postponed one after another!
The impact of COVID-19 (a new type of coronavirus infection), which has recently become a global problem, has begun to appear in the animation industry.
In the mainland of China, where "COVID-19" is rampant, it seems that the production status of animation has been affected by restrictions such as restrictions on going out to prevent the spread of infection. Under such circumstances, it seems that the broadcasting schedule of the animation currently being broadcast is starting to be affected.
Events and broadcast schedule change information as of 18 February 27 are as follows.
・ Event cancellation, postponement
-Voice actor event canceled, postponed
・ Postponing animation broadcasting
Event canceled, postponed
■ AnimeJapan 2020 / Family Anime Festa 2020 held
It has been announced that the largest anime event in Japan, AnimeJapan 2020, scheduled to be held at Tokyo Big Sight from March 21 to 24, 2020, will be canceled.
■ The 14th Voice Actor Award
The Executive Committee of the Voice Actor Awards held an award ceremony for the 14th Voice Actor Award, which was scheduled to be held on Saturday, March 7, 2020, as the risk of the spread of the new coronavirus infection increased, Announced that the final examination of the excavation audition will be canceled or postponed.
■ Shizuoka Hobby Show
The largest hobby event in Japan, Shizuoka Hobby Show, is held every May in Shizuoka Prefecture, where many hobby makers gather, but is scheduled for May 13 (Wed)-May 17 (Sun), 2020 The cancellation of the "59th Shizuoka Hobby Show" was announced.
■ ANIMAX MUSIX NEXTAGE
In addition, the live event "ANIMAX MUSIX NEXTAGE" scheduled to be held on February 22 (Saturday) has also been canceled. The company will announce the refund method of purchased tickets on the official website and official Twitter again.
■ GIFT SPIRITS
Also, the first exhibition event "GIFT SPIRITS", which is scheduled to be held on February 29 (Sat) and March 1 (Sun), and gathers prizes of the Banpresto brand, has been canceled.
For details, please check the official website of "GIFT SPIRITS" (https://bpnavi.jp/s/tc/gift_spirits).
■ Bushiroad Corporation
Bushiroad Co., Ltd. announced that it will cancel or postpone the hosting event scheduled for March 19, 2020. Events include popular titles such as "Girl ☆ Opera Revue Starlight", "BanG Dream!", "Assault Lily", and "D4DJ". Please check the official website (https://bushiroad.com/information/67) for details.
■ Square Enix
Square Enix Co., Ltd. has also decided to cancel the "BATTLE TRAIN FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE ANOTHER STORY" scheduled to be held on February 22nd (Saturday). As a result, the winners of the “BATTLE TRAIN FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE ANOTHER STORY” Twitter Campaign for “Which is the winner?” Of those who performed STEP1 and STEP2, the lottery will be 77 people ".
■ Collaboration event with "Onsen Musume"
It has been announced that the collaboration event with "Onsen Musume", which is scheduled to be held at the historical fittings and hardware store in Shibu Onsen, Nagano Prefecture, has been canceled.
For those who were scheduled to participate, the refund procedure for the paid event participation fee will be started sequentially from Tuesday, February 25, 2020, and the original distribution scheduled for this event will be mailed separately. A badge will be presented.
For inquiries such as refund procedures, please contact the Event Management Office email address (email@example.com).
■ ARIA Holy Pilgrimage Venice Tour
The cancellation of the "ARIA Pilgrimage Venice Tour" scheduled for February 27 to March 4 has been announced to prospective participants.
This tour is a tour of the places drawn in the main story together with the "ARIA" staff and recruited participants by July of last year. It was scheduled to run in early February, but it was announced yesterday on its official Twitter account.
■ "G Reconguista II Berri Intense Advancement" stage greeting event
Announced that the stage greeting event of "G Reconguista II @ Berri Intense Advancement", which was recently released to the theaters, will also be canceled.
What will be canceled
● Sunday, March 1, 2020 Shinjuku Piccadilly Screening starts at 09:00 [Amelia Army General Commander also participates! Parent-Child Talk Show] ①
● Sunday, March 1, 2020 Shinjuku Piccadilly 11:50 screening [Amelia Army General Commander also participates! Parent-child talk show] ②
● Starting screening at Shinjuku Piccadilly 19:00 on March 4, 2020 (Wednesday) "G's Reconguista talks about shooting"
■ TV anime "Ensemble Stars! ] In Namja Town-Look for it! Find me! Hide and seek ~ "
In addition, “TV Anime“ Ensemble Stars! ”In Namjatown-Search! Find me! Hide and See!”, Which is being held in Namjatown, announced that additional measures will be canceled from Saturday, February 29th. General sale of admission tickets with event participation certificate on February 29 (Sat) and March 1 (Sun) is also discontinued. Responses to prospective visitors who have won the pre-order will be announced on the official website at a later date.
・ Addition of original merchandise
・ Addition of rally game prizes
・ Addition of food novelty
・ Addition of food menu
■ "Idol Master" Related Events
It has also been announced that the "Idol Master" related event will be canceled.
“THE IDOLM @ STER MR ST @ GE !! MUSIC ♪ GROOVE ☆ ENCORE” scheduled to be held at DMM VR THEATER from February 28 (Fri.) to March 1 (Sun.) 2020, and March "THE IDOLM @ STER SideM PRODUCER MEETING PRESENT FOR 315 ＠ MBITIOUS !!!!!" which was scheduled to be held at Musashino Forest Sports Plaza from 7th (Sat) to 8th (Sun) will be canceled.
It is said that the entire ticket price will be refunded (excluding tickets, transportation expenses to the event venue, accommodation expenses, and all expenses related to application and participation in the target event are not compensated). The refund method will be announced on the official event website.
■ "Zombie Land Saga" Related Events
・ 「Zombie Land Saga LIVE ～ Franchshu LIVE OF THE DEAD ～」
・ Stage “Zombie Land Saga Stage de Dawn!”
March 8, 2020 (Sun) Makuhari Event Hall live performance, March 11 (Wed)-March 14 (Sat) Sogetsu Hall stage performance will be canceled.
Details of the refund for this performance will be announced on the official website, etc. at a later date, so please keep your tickets in a safe place until the announcement is made.
■ "New Sakura Wars the Stage"
The stage performance of the Sogetsu Hall from March 5 (Thu) to March 8 (Sun) 2020 has been canceled.
The details of the refund for this performance will also be announced on the official website at a later date, so please keep your tickets in a safe place until the announcement is made.
■ "Evil God Drop Kick" Related Events
Shishasabato (Echigami-chan Drop Kick's 1st and 2nd episodes + talk show + halca mini live) scheduled to be held on March 7, 2020 (Sat), held on March 15, 2020 (Sat) It has been announced that the scheduled "Reina Hasegawa Birthday Sabat" will be postponed or canceled. Announcement of cancellation or postponement of "Shishabato" will be announced around March 4, and postponement of "Hasegawa Reina Birthday Sabat" will be decided after April.
On the day of the birthday of Reina Hasegawa on March 15, SHOWROOM will be held.
Voice actor event
■ Higashiyama Nao
The event for the voice actor Nao Higashiyama's special event “Nao's Kitchen Business Trip Version-Wakka Mate Rice Party-”, which was scheduled to open on February 26, has also been postponed.
It is said that the schedule will be announced again, so I will continue to wait for information.
The "Earphones 4th Anniversary LIVE" scheduled to be held at Takeshiba NEW PIER HALL on February 29 (Saturday) was a live transfer performance that was canceled due to Typhoon No. 19, but has been canceled. Refunds for performance tickets will be announced shortly.
Postponement of anime broadcasting
■ Inconsistent person of the Demon King Gakuin-the founder of the strongest demon in history, reincarnated and going to the school of descendants-
Although this work was scheduled to be broadcast from April 2020, it was announced on the official website that the broadcast started and the schedule changed from July 2020.
According to the official website, "" COVID-19, "which has become a global issue these days, has had a significant impact on the production schedule. It is unlikely that the production situation will be significantly improved. "
The detailed broadcast schedule will be announced on the official website.
The episode 7 "Duel City" scheduled to be broadcast on Thursday, February 20 has been postponed due to production effects due to the influence of "COVID-19".
Broadcasting at each station on February 20 will be changed to rebroadcast of the first episode "Start of Possibility", and advance delivery of the seventh episode at d anime store will be postponed. The episode 6 "Beyond the decimal point" distribution at each distribution site after 23:30 on February 20 will be performed as scheduled.
■ A Certain Scientific Railgun T
The # 7 “Auribus oculi fideliores sunt.” (Watching deserves belief rather than listening) scheduled to be broadcast on Friday, February 21 has been postponed due to production effects due to the influence of “COVID-19”. On the 21st, # 6 "The War" was rebroadcast.
The broadcast information of # 7 "Auribus oculi fideliores sunt. (Seeing is worth believing rather than listening)" is as follows.
The broadcast date and time of each broadcasting station is as follows.
AT-X February 28 (Fri) 22:00
TOKYO MX February 28 (Fri) 25: 05-
AbemaTV February 28 (Fri) 25: 05-
BS11 Friday, February 28, 25:30
MBS February 28 (Fri) 26: 55-
Please note that the broadcast date and time may change.
■ Hatena ☆ Illusion
On Thursday, February 20, we will broadcast a special episode “Love and Magic Illusions, which will make you crazy! Matsuoka Yoshijo (the role of Shinranui Shin) and Tomita Miyu (the role of Yukari Hoshisato) will appear.
After the 7th episode, it is scheduled to be broadcast and distributed sequentially from February 27.
The 4th episode scheduled to be broadcast on February 3 (Monday) is canceled. The new broadcast date will be announced on the anime official website at a later date. The animation "A3!" SEASON SUMMER advance screening and live viewing scheduled for February 23 (Sun.) have also been canceled.