The organizing committee of the event AnimeJapan 2021 revealed the schedule for the next edition. The event will consist of thirty-three "AJ Stage" (presentations) and twenty-one "AJ Studio" (Business presentations), including two original productions:
- "Announcement of a new cooperation project - Noriyasu Agematsu x A-1 pictures x Aniplex".
- "Announcement of a new animation project from Gagaga Bunko.
The panel "Announcement of a new cooperation project - Noriyasu Agematsu x A-1 Images x Aniplex" will take place on March 27 at 11:15 am (Japanese standard time), while the "Announcement of a new animation project by Gagaga Bunko" will take place on March 27th March at 1:30 p.m. (Japan Standard Time).
Regarding the first panel, the presentation of A-1 pictures will have the participation of the following speakers: Shouya Chiba, Makoto Furukawa, Hiroki Nanami, Avoid theory, Takuma Nagatsuka, Shougo Yano, Toshiki Masuda Y. Shouta Aoi. A special picture was posted by Aniplex.
Tickets for the event will go on sale March 1st. Tickets cost 3,800 yen (about US $ 36) for each day of the public event days (March 27-28) or a two-day ticket is 7,300 yen (about US $ 69). With the ticket, users can also access the archive of the broadcast in case they cannot see it live. It is not yet clear whether it will be available worldwide.
The organizing committee announced last week that the event will only be online as the in-person event from March 27-30 at Tokyo Big Sight has been canceled due to the resurgence of the COVID-19 pandemic and the new state of emergency in Tokyo and other countries Prefectures of Japan. The conference was planned as a personal online event.
Source: Comic Natalie