Get ready to celebrate anime this summer in style with Aniplex Online Fest 2021! The online event returns on July 3 at 6 p.m. PDT on YouTube, which means it’s completely free to watch!
Sally Amaki, a bilingual Japanese idol from 22/7 who’s popular among English-speaking fans, and actor and personality Maxwell Powers, will host the jam-packed event and bring all the excitement that comes with Aniplex’s incredible slate of anime.
The program lineup includes Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, Sword Art Online the Movie -Progressive- Aria of a Starless Night, Fate/Grand Order ANIME PROJECT, Puella Magi Madoka Magica 10th Anniversary Project x Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story, SK8 the Infinity and much, much more!
There will also be a special program highlighting upcoming shows including The Honor at Magic High School and The Case Study of Vanitas (both of which will be streaming on Funimation this summer!).
And your favorite voice actors will make appearances in many of the programs, including Natsuki Hanae (Tanjiro Kamado) and Satoshi Hino (Kyojuro Rengoku) from Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba; Yoshitsugu Matsuoka (Kirito) and Haruka Tomatsu (Asuna) from Sword Art Online; Aoi Yuki (Madoka Kaname), Eri Kitamura (Sayaka Miki), Momo Asakura (Iroha Tamaki) and Sora Amamiya (Yachiyo Nanami) from Puella Magi Madoka Magica and Magia Record: Madoka Magica Side Story.
But wait, there’s more! Music performances from Aimer, ClariS, LiSA, ReoNa, SawanoHiroyuki[nZk] and DJ Kazu will start and cap off the event.
Can’t wait for things to heat up this summer in the world of anime? Stay tuned for more announcements for #AOF2021 and don’t miss out on our summer season lineup right here on Funimation!
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