Anime News Network is reporting that a new trailer for Evangelion: 3.0+1.0: Thrice Upon A Time (Shin Evangelion Gekijō-ban :||), Studio Khara’s new Evangelion film, debuted before the opening of the Demon Slayer – Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Movie: Mugen Train anime film. The trailer reveals that the film is now scheduled to be released in Japanese theaters on January 23, 2021.
The film was delayed due to concerns over COVID-19 and its spread inside and outside of Japan. The film was originally scheduled to open in Japanese theaters on June 27, 2020.
The first three films in the tetralogy, Evangelion: 1.0 You Are [Not] Alone, Evangelion: 2.0 You Can [Not] Advance, and Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo, debuted in 2007, 2009, and 2012 respectively.