Kabaneri, Assassination Classroom, Shōnen Maid, Sakamoto Delayed This Week Due to Quake News Coverage
posted on by Karen Ressler
The second episode of Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress and the 15th episode of Assassination Classroom season 2 were scheduled to air on Fuji TV on Thursday night but have been delayed due to special news coverage of the Kumamoto earthquake. Similarly, the second episodes of Shōnen Maid and Haven't You Heard? I'm Sakamoto were scheduled to air on TBS, but have been preempted by news coverage.
The official Twitter account for the Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress anime confirmed that the episode will also be delayed on Amazon Prime video.
Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress was scheduled to premiere at 12:55 a.m., Assassination Classroom at 1:25 a.m., Shōnen Maid at 1:58 a.m., and Haven't You Heard? I'm Sakamoto at 2:28 a.m.
An earthquake of magnitude 6.4 hit Kumamoto Prefecture on Thursday evening at around 9:26 p.m.
Update: Funimation confirmed that it is also delaying Assassination Classroom and Shonen Maid, and Crunchyroll confirmed that it is delaying Haven't You Heard? I'm Sakamoto. Amazon has not posted the second episode of Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress. Funimation posted the second episode of And you thought there is never a girl online? for subscribers.
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