Anime/Manga Releases Delayed After Quake: Part III
posted on by Egan Loo
The following anime, manga, and related releases have been delayed or cancelled in Japan due to the March 11 earthquake (Tōhoku Chihō Taiheiyō-oki Jishin) and tsunami:YTV and NTV stations list a rerun of Yumeiro Pâtissière in Beelzebub's 7:00 a.m. on Sunday, March 20. In addition, the first two DVDs will have a two-month delay and will ship on June 29 and July 27 instead of April 20 and May 25, respectively. ship on March 30 instead of March 23. confirmed that the series will premiere on April 17 instead of April 10. The Osaka television station MBS already listed a second episode in the rerun of the classic folktale anime Manga Nihon Mukashi Banashi in Blue Exorcist's future timeslot on April 10 at 5:00 p.m. preempted episode 10 will air on March 21 on YTV, followed immediately by episode 11. Kids Station, Tokyo MX, and Chibi TV will run the 10th episode on March 20. preempted on TBS and CBC this past Thursday at late night (effectively early Friday morning). replaced on March 15 by the "episode 0" special that first ran on January 4. However, the new episode is slated to air next week. The 2nd DVD of the anime has been delayed from April 6 to April 20. ship on March 30 instead of March 23. premiere on April 9 instead of April 2. delayed from April 12 to a date to be announced. announced on Thursday that three of its magazines will be delayed due to difficulties in maintaining electrical power, transportation, and materials.
- This year's 17th issue of Weekly Shonen Jump has been delayed from March 28 to Monday, April 4. Thereafter, future issues are slated to go on sale every Monday as usual.
- This year's 18th issue of Weekly Young Jump, which was scheduled to ship on March 31, will be combined with the 19th issue. The combined 18/19th issue will ship on March 31, but then there will be no issue on April 7. Thereafter, future issues are slated to go on sale every Thursday as usual.
- The May issue of Jump Square, which was scheduled to ship on April 4, will be combined with the June issue (originally scheduled for May 2). The combined May/June issue will ship on April 21.
Starry SkyThe special and standard editions of the second DVD volume will ship on April 6 instead of March 24. BS-TBS) that run it. However, it is returning on Saturday at 25:58 (effectively Sunday at 1:58 a.m.) on MBS.
Zenon ComicsAll books Zenon Comics that would have shipped on March 18 will now ship on March 22:
- Angel Heart 2nd Season #1
- Cat's Eye (Ai) #1
- Conscierge Platinum #1
- Waraenu Warashi ~108 no Karma~ #1
- Cyber Blue #1
- Nakabō Rintarō #1
In addition, the May issue of Monthly Comic Zenon magazine will ship on March 26 instead of March 25.
follow-up of Anime/Manga Releases Delayed After Quake: Part II
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