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Anime Postponements Due to COVID-19 Outbreak [Update 9/10]

Anime Postponements Due to COVID-19 Outbreak [Update 9/10]

Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the production and distribution of some upcoming anime are being delayed. Here is a list of anime affected in recent months: Monster Strike the Movie: Lucifer - Zetsubou no Yoake [Update 9/10] The third Monster Strike film will premiere in Japan on November 6, according to the film's latest trailer. It was rescheduled for November on May 28 after its intended June premiere was postponed on April 28. A special, edited version of the film streamed on Youtub...
Spring 2020 Anime Postponements Due to COVID-19 Outbreak [Update 7/21]

Spring 2020 Anime Postponements Due to COVID-19 Outbreak [Update 7/21]

[Update] Further coronavirus-related delays can be viewed here. Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the production and distribution of some upcoming and currently airing anime are being delayed. Here is a list of anime affected in recent weeks: Omoi, Omoware, Furi, Furare [Update 7/21] The official website for the anime adaptation of the Omoi, Omoware, Furi, Furare shoujo manga announced that the film will now premiere on September 18 in Japan. It was set for a May 29 theatrical release but...
Additional Cast for Second Half of 'Plunderer' Announced

Additional Cast for Second Half of 'Plunderer' Announced

The official website for the Plunderer TV anime revealed new cast for the show's second half and a fifth promotional video on Tuesday. The anime will continue on Tokyo MX from April 1, as well as on BS11 from April 2 and AT-X from April 3, amongst other stations. Cast Taketora Douan: Satoshi Hino (Kimetsu no Yaiba) Tokikaze Sakai: Kaito Ishikawa (Haikyuu) Firenda: Kotono Mitsuishi (Neon Genesis Evangelion) Kouji Yusa (Ergo Proxy) was cast as Nikola in a separate announcement on March 20. The new...
Additional Cast for 'Princess Connect! Re:Dive' Announced

Additional Cast for 'Princess Connect! Re:Dive' Announced

The Cygames Animation livestream revealed three supporting cast members and a second preview for the TV anime Princess Connect! Re:Dive on Sunday. Written and directed by Takaomi Kanasaki (Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo!) at CygamesPictures, the anime will premiere on Tokyo MX, BS11, and additional stations on April 6. Ames: Rie Takahashi (Yuru Camp△) Labyrista: Miyuki Sawashiro (Uchuu Kyoudai) Karin: Aya Suzaki (Kill la Kill) Princess Connect! Re:Dive is based on a role-playing video ga...
'Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045' Announces Additional Cast Members

'Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045' Announces Additional Cast Members

Two additional cast members for Ghost in the Shell: SAC 2045 were revealed on Saturday from the anime's official website. A key visual (pictured right) and promotional video were also released. It will be available on Netflix from April 23, 2020 in all regions excluding mainland China. Cast Purin Esaki: Megumi Han (Little Witch Academia) Standard: Kenjirou Tsuda (Gangsta.) Previously announced cast members include Atsuko Tanaka as Motoko Kusanagi, Akio Ootsuka as Batou, Kouichi Yamadera as Togus...
'Appare-Ranman!' Announces Additional Cast Members

'Appare-Ranman!' Announces Additional Cast Members

Three additional cast members for P.A. Works' original television series Appare-Ranman! were announced during a live stream on Saturday. The live stream also revealed a third promotional video for the series, which previews the opening theme song "I got it!" by Mia REGINA. The series is scheduled to premiere on April 10 at 9:30 p.m. and will air on Tokyo MX, among other channels. Cast Richard Riesman: Kenjirou Tsuda (ACCA: 13-ku Kansatsu-ka) Chase the Bad: Tetsu Inada (Tsubasa Chronicle) Giru T....
'Fugou Keiji: Balance:Unlimited' Unveils Additional Cast, Staff, Second Promo

'Fugou Keiji: Balance:Unlimited' Unveils Additional Cast, Staff, Second Promo

The official website of the Fugou Keiji: Balance:Unlimited (The Millionaire Detective: Balance:Unlimited) television anime revealed additional cast and staff, a second key visual (pictured), and a second promotional video on Friday. The first episode will debut on Fuji TV's noitaminA programming block on April 10 at 1:10 a.m., with subsequent episodes airing on Fridays at 12:55 a.m. The anime will also air on Fukushima TV, Saga TV, Iwate Menkoi TV, and Sakuranbo Television, among other stations....
'Major 2nd' Second Season Reveals More Cast

'Major 2nd' Second Season Reveals More Cast

The official website of the Major 2nd anime series revealed two new supporting cast members and a fourth promotional video for the second season on Thursday. Season two will premiere on NHK E-Tele on April 4 at 5:35 p.m. Seira Kandori: Ayahi Takagaki (Senki Zesshou Symphogear) Hiromu Tanba: Tomokazu Sugita (Gintama) Director Ayumu Watanabe is returning to work on the second season at OLM, as is series composer Michihiro Tsuchiya. Miki Matsumoto is replacing Kenichi Oonuki as the character design...
TV Anime 'Olympia Kyklos' Announces Cast and Staff

TV Anime 'Olympia Kyklos' Announces Cast and Staff

Main cast as well as additional staff members for the short television anime Olympia Kyklos were announced through its official website on Wednesday. In addition to the cast and staff, the website also unveiled a new key visual (pictured right). The anime is set to premiere in Japan on April 20 via Tokyo MX. Cast Demetrios: Daisuke Ono (JoJo no Kimyou na Bouken Part 3: Stardust Crusaders) Village Mayor: Jin Katagiri (Tiger & Bunny) Professor Iwatani: Takashi Satou (Nandaka Velonica) Staff Script...
Additional Main Cast, Staff, Preview Released for 'Kami no Tou: Tower of God'

Additional Main Cast, Staff, Preview Released for 'Kami no Tou: Tower of God'

The official website for the Kami no Tou: Tower of God TV anime revealed eight new cast members and an extensive list of staff on Tuesday. Crunchyroll released a preview highlighting the ensemble cast alongside the announcement, and in a separate release on the anime's website, it was revealed that South Korean boy band Stray Kids will perform the opening and ending themes. Kami no Tou: Tower of God premieres April 1 on Tokyo MX, BS11, and additional stations in Japan. Cast Anaak Jahad: Akira Se...
Spring 2020 Preview

Spring 2020 Preview

In this thread, you'll find a comprehensive list of Spring 2020 titles with an accompanying promotional video (PV), commercial (CM), or trailer. This post will be updated to include a PV, CM, or trailer for titles that are missing one, leading up to the start of the season. Titles that already have a video embedded will instead have their newly released videos added to the video tab in their respective entries. For convenience, the video tab can be accessed via the additional videos link next to...

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'Komatta Jiisan' Reveals Main Cast, Staff, Spring 2020 Premiere

'Komatta Jiisan' Reveals Main Cast, Staff, Spring 2020 Premiere

Manga author Shinichirou Ooe took to Twitter to reveal the main cast for the Komatta Jiisan TV anime on Monday. The anime, which was announced last December, is an adaptation of Ooe's web manga of the same name. Komatta Jiisan will premiere on BS NTV in Japan on April 8 at 11:29 p.m. Each episode will be one minute long. Satoshi Hino (Overlord) is voicing Jiisan (Grandpa), an old man who is young at heart, and Inori Minase (5-toubun no Hanayome) will play the recipient of his flirtatious behavi...
More Cast Revealed for 'Arte'

More Cast Revealed for 'Arte'

The official website of Seven Arcs' Arte television anime revealed two new cast members on Friday. A third promotional video featuring the ending theme and a new key visual were also released. The series is scheduled to premiere on April 4 on Tokyo MX at 10:00 p.m., followed by BS Fuji and Yomiuri TV. Sophia: Rie Tanaka (Choujigen Game Neptune The Animation) Daphne: Haruka Tomatsu (ReLIFE) The ending theme is titled "Hare Muyou" and is performed by Kiyono Asuno. Previously-announced staff member...
Additional Cast Members of 'Otome Game no Hametsu Flag shika Nai Akuyaku Reijou ni Tensei shiteshimatta...' Announced

Additional Cast Members of 'Otome Game no Hametsu Flag shika Nai Akuyaku Reijou ni Tensei shiteshimatta...' Announced

The official website for the TV anime adaptation of Satoru Yamaguchi’s romantic comedy light novel series Otome Game no Hametsu Flag shika Nai Akuyaku Reijou ni Tensei shiteshimatta... (I Reincarnated into an Otome Game as a Villainess With Only Destruction Flags…) revealed additional cast members along with new key visuals and the fourth promotional video on Wednesday. The first episode will broadcast on Tokyo MX, MBS, and BS11 on April 4, followed by J:COM on April 6. Cast Sirius Dieke: Toshik...
'Bungou to Alchemist: Shinpan no Haguruma' Reveals Additional Cast

'Bungou to Alchemist: Shinpan no Haguruma' Reveals Additional Cast

The official website of the Bungou to Alchemist: Shinpan no Haguruma TV anime revealed three additional cast members on Tuesday. The anime will begin airing on April 4 at 1:23 a.m. on TV Tokyo, followed by TV Osaka, TV Aichi, and AT-X. Cast (from left to right) Haruo Satou: Yuuki Tai (D.C.: Da Capo) Junichirou Tanizaki: Nobuhiko Okamoto (Boku no Hero Academia) Tatsuo Hori: Kouji Takahashi (Seikoku no Dragonar) Previously announced cast members include Junichi Suwabe (Kuroko no Basket) as Ryuuno...
Additional Cast Announced for 'BNA'

Additional Cast Announced for 'BNA'

The official website of the BNA (Brand New Animal) television anime revealed five new cast members on Tuesday. A third key visual (pictured) was also unveiled. The series will begin broadcasting on Fuji TV's +Ultra programming block on April 9 at 12:55 a.m. Prior to its television broadcast, Netflix will premiere the first six episodes on March 21. Cast Yuuji Tachiki: Hiroshi Naka (One Piece) Jem Horner: Hiroshi Yanaka (InuYahsa) Melissa Horner: Kimiko Saito (Kuragehime) Juliano Flip: Youhei Tad...
More Cast Added for 'Honzuki no Gekokujou' Second Cours

More Cast Added for 'Honzuki no Gekokujou' Second Cours

The official website of Honzuki no Gekokujou: Shisho ni Naru Tame ni wa Shudan wo Erandeiraremasen (Ascendance of a Bookworm) added two cast members on Friday who will appear in the second cours as shrine maidens. A new promotional video featuring the opening theme was also released. The second cours will premiere on April 5 at 2:10 a.m. on ABC TV, followed by Tokyo MX and others. Rosina: Minori Suzuki (Macross Δ) Wilma: Kiyono Yasuno (Saenai Heroine no Sodatekata) The opening theme, titled "Tsu...
'Kami no Tou: Tower of God' TV Anime Reveals Cast and Staff

'Kami no Tou: Tower of God' TV Anime Reveals Cast and Staff

During Crunchyroll's industry panel at C2E2 in Chicago on Friday, the main cast and staff for the Kami no Tou: Tower of God television anime was revealed. A new promotional video was also unveiled. The series is scheduled to premiere on Crunchyroll on April 1, 2020. Cast Twenty-Fifth Bam: Taichi Ichikawa (Kabuki-bu!) Rachel: Saori Hayami (Youjo Senki) Headon: Houchuu Ootsuka (Naruto) Staff Director: Takashi Sano (Sengoku Basara: Judge End) Assistant Director: Hirokazu Hanai (Chain Chronicle: Hae...
ComicFesta Announces 'Ore no Yubi de Midarero' Anime Adaptation

ComicFesta Announces 'Ore no Yubi de Midarero' Anime Adaptation

ComicFesta announced on Sunday that neco's teen love manga Ore no Yubi de Midarero. Heitengo no Saron, Ijiwaru ni Jirasarete (Crazy Over His Fingers. After the Salon Closes, He Cruelly Makes Me Impatient) will receive an anime adaptation in April 2020. The production is titled Ore no Yubi de Midarero. Heitengo Futarikiri no Salon de... (Crazy Over His Fingers. The Two of Us Alone After the Salon Closes...). Cast members, staff, and a key visual (pictured right) were also unveiled. Tokyo MX will...
Additional Cast Revealed for 'Kakushigoto' TV Anime [Update 2/28]

Additional Cast Revealed for 'Kakushigoto' TV Anime [Update 2/28]

The official website of the Kakushigoto television anime announced three additional cast members on Thursday. The series adapting Kouji Kumeta's slice of life comedy manga is set to premiere on April 2 at 11:30 p.m. on BS-NTV and AT-X, followed by Tokyo MX and Sun TV. Silvia Kobu: Ari Ozawa (Yakusoku no Neverland) Hina Toumi: Kaede Hondo (Oshi ga Budoukan Itte Kuretara Shinu) Riko Kitsuchi: Azumi Waki (Midara na Ao-chan wa Benkyou ga Dekinai) Reprising their roles alongside the new cast are Hiro...