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Voice Actor Chiharu Sawashiro is Diagnosed with Asymptomatic Covid-19

I come with some sad news for the people who loved the character Banri Settsu from the anime, A3!. The voice actor, Chiharu Sawashiro, has contracted the infamous virus. The talent agency, Stay-Luck’s Twitter account confirmed on August 7, 2021, that the voice actor Chiharu Sawashiro has been infected by Covid-19. This is a report […]

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Tamayura Fan Event Delayed Until 2022 due to COVID-19

After the Tamayura 10th anniversary fan event was scrapped in 2020, fans were hopeful that 2021 would be different. Unfortunately, the fanbase is back to square one. Though many events were greenlit in 2021, including the Olympics, the staff of the Tamayura franchise announced that the[…]

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Get Your Vaccination Proof Ready for this Year’s Anime NYC

People have been slightly relieved ever since the COVID-19 vaccines came into the picture. It has made things much easier as last year’s canceled events can finally take place. Although, a significant chunk of the population is still not vaccinated and poses a threat to others. Not to sound […]

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Otakon 2021 Will Not Ask For Vaccination Proof But Masks Are Mandatory

The most prestigious occasion for otakus all over the world, Otakon 2021, is back again and is taking all the necessary precautions. Otakon has always been the most awaited event of the year for weebs all over the world. Amazing cosplays, meeting your favorite artists, getting limited edition[…]

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Registration for Anime Expo Lite 2021 Convention Livestream Open!

The COVID-19 pandemic has been affecting the world in the worst possible way. However, if there is one thing that it hasn’t been able to dampen, it is the enthusiasm of anime fans. Anime Expo Lite is here to remind us of the unbreakable bond that connects all of us otakus! Anime Expo Lite is[…]

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Cells at Work! Manga News

Japan Health Ministry: Releases Cells At Work! Vaccine Chapter for Free

Amidst the deadly situation of the pandemic to prevent misinformation, the Ministry of Health, Labor, and Welfare of Japan and Kodansha have released the new chapter of the manga Cells At Work!
The new chapter is about the ongoing pandemic and the Covid-19 vaccine as It is essential to educate[…]

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Tokyo Summer Olympics Confirmed But At What Cost? Foreign Spectators Banned!

The COVID-19 pandemic has struck deep into the heart of mankind, and it is well reflected through the Olympics of this year. As overseas spectators are barred from the arena, waves of disappointment have covered the face of every sports enthusiast. Olympics is not just a competition where[…]

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Tokyo’s State of Emergency Lifts in March; Is there Hope for Tokyo Summer Olympics?

Although Japan was one of the first countries to bring COVID under control, it had seen a surge in cases in late 2020 – early 2021. It was called ‘the second COVID-19 wave’, and Tokyo and its surrounding areas were brought under a state of emergency. However, citizens can finally let out a[…]

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Anime Expo Turns Virtual After Cancelling the Event for 2021

Otakus had already lost hope of attending a fan convention or even a cosplay event in 2020. But, it seems like 2021 is no different in that regard. Many of us were devastated after the cancellation of Anime Expo in 2020 and immediately opted for ticket roll over in hopes of attending the 2021 […]

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COVID-19 Forces Anime Central Convention 2021 Cancellation Till 2022

Anime fans are disheartened once again as yet another convention is canceled. With Anime Central Convention as the next target, any hope of attending anime conventions this year is getting drowned. In these dark times when people need to support each other, the pandemic is driving everyone apart.

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Anime Boston 2021 Convention: Cancelled to the Utter Dismay of Fans

The Boston 2021 Anime Convention is something that a lot of otakus were looking forward to. With the ongoing pandemic, there have been no recent chances for anime fans to gather. However, this chance is flickering as well. If we were to make a list of all the conventions and events that have[…]

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Anime Neon Genesis Evangelion News

Final Evangelion Film Gets Delayed Due To COVID-19

To all the shut-in NEETs who were finally planning to leave the house; NO! Not to get hit by Truck-kun, but to rather enjoy the last installment of Evangelion in theatres. Curb your anxiety, as it seems that the fourth and final Evangelion movie can (not) get released just yet, as […]