The free virtual Aniplex Online Fest event begins July 3 at 9 PM Eastern Standard Time in America and July 4 at 10:00 AM Japanese time. It is set up to have both live music and information on Aniplex programs. Aniplex already teased that the event will include stuff involving Demon Slayer, Sword Art Online the Movie -Progressive- Aria of a Starless Night, Fate/Grand Order, and Puella Magi Madoka Magica 10th Anniversary Project x Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story.
And what about the musical guests? A trailer has dropped to let us know that Aimer, ClariS, LiSA, and ReoNa, and composer SawanoHiroyuki[nZk] (a.k.a Hiroyuki Sawano) will all be taking part.
There was an Aniplex Online Fest last year in the midst of COVID that brought in more than 800,000 viewers globally.
Danica Davidson is the author of the bestselling Manga Art for Beginners with artist Melanie Westin, and its sequel, Manga Art for Intermediates, with professional Japanese mangaka Rena Saiya. Check out her other comics and books at www.danicadavidson.com.