Anime NYC to Host the Premiere of the First Two Episodes of the Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story Anime

Anime NYC has announced that the event will host the U.S. premiere of the Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story television anime series on November 16, 2019. According to the official English website for the anime, the event will screen the show’s first two episodes.

Aoi Yūki, the voice actress for Madoka Kaname, will attend the screening along with SHAFT president and animation producer Mitsutoshi Kubota.

Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story is scheduled to premiere on Japanese television in January 2020.

Anime NYC will be taking place at the Javits Center in Midtown Manhattan from November 15-17, 2019.

Source: ANN

Anime NYC Announces Makoto Kato, Jun Nakai, and Shizuka Kurosaki as Guests

Anime NYC has announced that the Lord El-Melloi II’s Case Files: Rail Zeppelin Grace note anime’s director Makoto Katō, character designer Jun Nakai, and producer Shizuka Kurosaki. They will participate in Aniplex of America’s event about the anime on November 15, 2019 at 4:30 p.m. at the Javits Center.

Lord El-Melloi II’s Case Files: Rail Zeppelin Grace note premiered on July 6, 2019. An “Episode 0” of the anime premiered during a television special in December 2018. Crunchyroll simulcast the main anime series (including “Episode 0”) as it aired in Japan.

Anime NYC will be held at the Javits Center in Midtown Manhattan from November 15-17, 2019.

Source: ANN

Bluefin Details Anime NYC 2019 Events and Show Exclusive Products

Bluefin, a Bandai Namco group company and the leading North American distributor of toys, collectibles, and hobby merchandise from Japan and Asia, has detailed a host of show exclusive products and special activities set to take place at Anime NYC 2019. Attendees are invited to commemorate the 40th anniversary of Mobile Suit Gundam with specially branded products and appearances by Gundam creator and director, Yoshiyuki Tomino.

Anime NYC 2019 will take place November 15–17, 2019 at the Javits Convention Center in New York, New York. Full details are available at: http://animenyc.com/.

Bluefin will be located in Booth #720.

Exclusive Bluefin Products Available at Anime NYC 2019

Stop by the Bluefin Booth #720 for a wide array of exclusive products from Bandai Spirits Hobby and Tamashii Nations.

Apparel:

  • Gundam 40th Anniversary Hoodie (Sizes M to 2XL) – $60
  • Gundam 40th Anniversary T-Shirt (Sizes M to 3XL) – $30
  • Gundam 40th Anniversary Hat – $30
  • Gundam 40th Anniversary Towel – $15

Bandai Spirits Hobby:

  • Haro Basic Green (Clear Color Variant) – $8
  • Momoharo (Clear Color Variant) – $8
  • SDCS Zaku (Clear Color Variant) – $10
  • SDCS Zeta Gundam (Clear Color Variant) – $13
  • HD 00 Sky (Dive Into Dimension Clear Variant) – $18
  • HG Destiny Gundam (Clear Color Variant) – $25
  • HG Freedom Gundam vs. Force Impulse Gundam Battle of Destiny Set – $48
  • RG Sazabi (Clear Color Variant) – $50
  • MG ZZ Gundam (Clear Color Variant) – $70
  • MG Tallgeese II (Special Coating Variant) – $80
  • MG Zaku II High Mobility Type “Psycho Zaku” (Half Mechanical Clear) – $100

Tamashii Nations:

Catch a variety of exclusives from the Dragon Ball World Adventure available for purchase. The booth also will showcase and offer for purchase a wide variety of other Tamashii Nations’ items from Gundam, Star Wars, Marvel and more.

  • Metal Build – Strike Freedom Gundam Soul Blue Version · MSRP: $270

Dragon Ball World Adventure Exclusives:

  • S.H.Figuarts GOKU BLACK SUPER SAIYAN ROSE Event Exclusive Color Edition – $75
  • S.H.Figuarts GOLDEN FRIEZA Event Exclusive Color Edition – $65
  • S.H.Figuarts ULTIMATE SON GOHAN Event Exclusive Color Edition – $55
  • S.H.Figuarts SON GOKU KID Event Exclusive Color Edition – $55

Anime NYC 2019 Bluefin / Bandai Show Activities

2019 GunPla Builder’s World Cup
Anime NYC 2019 will host the Northeast U.S. Regional Qualifier for Bandai’s 2019 GunPla Builder’s World Cup. The contest is a yearly event held amongst modelers to show off their completed Gundam models. Top modelers from the U.S. as well as Japan, China, South Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, Indonesia, Australia, Italy, France, Vietnam, and Canada battle it out for the title of GunPla World Cup Champion. Contest categories include Best Universal Century Model, Best Alternate Universe, Best Super Deformed (SD), and Best Factory Finish. Models are judged on painting, craftsmanship, and overall concept. The winning U.S. representative will go on to compete against winning modelers from other countries in the Final Round to held in Japan on December 9, 2019.

Gundam Creator Yoshiyuki Tomino
Mobile Suit Gundam creator and director, Yoshiyuki Tomino, will attend Anime NYC as an Official Guest to mark the 40th anniversary of his landmark property. He will participate in several panels and autograph sessions. Please visit http://animenyc.com/autographs2019/ for information on the signing sessions. Yoshiyuki Tomino will only autograph official Gundam products for series he personally worked on, including the original Mobile Suit Gundam anime series and the new Gundam Reconquista in G (G-Reco) movie that will premiere at Anime NYC.

U.S. Premiere of Gundam Reconquista in G Anime Film
Attendees are invited to attend the U.S. Premiere of Gundam Reconquista in G. The screening will be held on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. in Room 1E13, immediately following the GunPla Builders World Cup official panel.

Anime NYC Announces Mamoru Kanbe, Mariya Ise, Shinobu Ono, and Kenta Suzuki as Guests

Anime NYC has announced that it will host The Promised Neverland anime’s director Mamoru Kanbe, voice actress Mariya Ise (The Promised Neverland‘s Ray), and producers Shinobu Ono (CloverWorks) and Kenta Suzuki (Aniplex). They will participate in a talk about the anime on November 16, 2019 at 2:30 p.m. in the convention’s Special Events Hall.

The Promised Neverland anime premiered in January 2019. Aniplex of America streamed the anime on Crunchyroll, Hulu, FUNimation Entertainment, and HIDIVE as it aired in Japan. Adult Swim’s Toonami block premiered The Promised Neverland anime on April 13, 2019. The series’ second season will premiere in 2020.

Anime NYC will be held at the Javits Center in Midtown Manhattan from November 15-17, 2019.

Source: ANN

VIZ Media and Anime NYC Host Naruto and Boruto English Voice Actors for Special Year of Naruto Events

VIZ Media presents voice actors Maile Flanagan and Amanda Miller for a series of special live appearances at Anime NYC 2019. Details on Anime NYC are available at: animenyc.com.

Maile Flanagan portrays the English voice of the world’s most popular ninja, Naruto Uzumaki. Amanda Miller voices Naruto’s rambunctious son and prodigy, Boruto. Both will appear at Anime NYC in support of VIZ Media’s Year of Naruto campaign to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the manga series created by Masashi Kishimoto. During Anime NYC, Maile Flanagan and Amanda Miller are scheduled to join a pair of official panels and autograph sessions that take place Saturday and Sunday of the show. More information on Maile’s and Amanda’s appearances please visit: animenyc.com/guests-nyc/2019maileflanagan and animenyc.com/guests-nyc/2019amandamiller.

VIZ Media’s Year of Naruto campaign will continue throughout 2020 and will feature a wide range of yet-to-be announced officially licensed brand activations. These include video games, events featuring pop-up installations, panel discussions and other special live programming, and an array of product activations and collaborations with top global lifestyle brands.

VIZ Media’s Anime NYC 2019 Official Panels & Signings:

Saturday, November 16, 2019

11:00 a.m. NARUTO & BORUTO English Voice Actor Autograph Session
Private Autograph Area*
In honor of the Year of Naruto 20th Anniversary celebration, attendees are invited to meet Maile Flanagan (Voice of Naruto) and Amanda Miller (Voice of Boruto) and receive a personalized poster.

5:00 p.m. NARUTO: 20th Anniversary Celebration Presented by VIZ Media
Room 1E09
20 years of Naruto. Masashi Kishimoto’s ninja epic made its debut in Weekly Shonen Jump in 1999, and it has become one of the bestselling manga and anime of all time. Join the VIZ team along with Maile Flanagan (Voice of Naruto) and Amanda Miller (Voice of Boruto) to kick off a party 20 years in the making. Believe it!

Sunday, November 17, 2019

1:00 p.m. VIZ Media’s World of Voice Acting Featuring Voices from SAILOR MOON and BORUTO
Special Events Hall
VIZ Media is bringing you some of the most talented voices behind Sailor Moon, Naruto, and Boruto to Anime NYC, including Maile Flanagan (from Naruto), Amanda Miller (from Boruto), and Erika Harlacher (from Sailor Moon). Join the panel and discuss the creativity behind voice acting, your favorite anime moments and much more.

2:30 p.m. NARUTO & BORUTO English Voice Actor Autograph Session
Private Autograph Area*
A special encore autograph session with Maile Flanagan and Amanda Miller.

*Tickets are distributed via a pre-show lottery. Please see Anime NYC’s Autograph Page for more information: animenyc.com/autographs2019.

VIZ Media Announces Activities and Special Guests for Anime NYC 2019

VIZ Media proudly presents panel events, special guests and other fun activities for Anime NYC 2019. Anime NYC will take place November 15–17, 2019 at the Javits Convention Center in New York, New York. Full details are available at: animenyc.com.

This year, Dr. Stone manga creators Riichiro Inagaki and Boichi will participate in Anime NYC 2019 as Official Guests. VIZ Media will also mark Naruto‘s 20th Anniversary with a special Year of Naruto celebration by bringing out English voice actors Maile Flanagan (voice of Naruto) and Amanda Miller (voice of Boruto) for a series of signing sessions and panel discussions.

The VIZ Originals imprint continues its participation in portfolio review sessions at Anime NYC. Reviews will be conducted by Fawn Lau, Executive Editor for VIZ Originals. For more details and to sign up please visit: Viz.com/originals.

During the convention, VIZ Media’s Booth #641 will offer a wide array of exclusives and early releases for sale. Attendees can also take part in fun booth activities including a Sailor Moon-themed photo-opportunity. Pose with Sailor Moon and share your experience directly via social media.

VIZ Media’s Anime NYC 2019 Official Panels & Signings:

Friday, November 15, 2019

1:30 p.m. SHONEN JUMP Panel with DR. STONE Creators
Room 1E09

SHONEN JUMP, home of the world’s greatest manga – including My Hero Academia, Dragon Ball Super, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, The Promised Neverland, and Black Clover – returns to Anime NYC with special guests Riichiro Inagaki and Boichi, the creators of Dr. Stone. Swing by our panel to discuss your favorite SHONEN JUMP series and look forward to some free giveaways, special prizes and much more.

3:00 p.m. DR. STONE Creators Autograph Session
Private Autograph Area*

Meet Riichiro Inagaki and Boichi, the creators of the bestselling SHONEN JUMP manga series and receive a personalized shikishi art board.

Saturday, November 16, 2019

11:00 a.m. NARUTO & BORUTO English Voice Actor Autograph Session
Private Autograph Area*

In honor of the Year of Naruto 20th Anniversary celebration, attendees are invited to meet Maile Flanagan (voice of Naruto) and Amanda Miller (voice of Boruto) and receive a personalized poster.

12:00 p.m. DR. STONE Panel Presented by VIZ Media
Special Events Hall

Get ready for a rockin’ time. Join Riichiro Inagaki and Boichi, creators of the hit SHONEN JUMP manga and anime series Dr. Stone, as they share their marble-ous stories and insightful gems that fans are 10 BILLION PERCENT certain to enjoy.

1:30 p.m. Dr. Stone manga Creators Autograph Session
Private Autograph Area*

Meet Dr. Stone creators Riichiro Inagaki and Boichi and receive a personalized Shikishi art board.

5:00 p.m. NARUTO: 20th Anniversary Celebration Presented by VIZ Media
Room 1E09

20 years of Naruto. Masashi Kishimoto’s ninja epic made its debut in Weekly Shonen Jump in 1999, and it has become one of the bestselling manga and anime of all time. Join the VIZ team along with Maile Flanagan (voice of Naruto) and Amanda Miller (voice of Boruto) to kick off a party 20 years in the making. Believe it!

Sunday, November 17, 2019

1:00 p.m. VIZ Media’s World of Voice Acting Featuring Voices from SAILOR MOON and BORUTO
Special Events Hall

VIZ Media is bringing you some of the most talented voices behind Sailor Moon, Naruto, and Boruto to Anime NYC, including Maile Flanagan (from NARUTO), Amanda Miller (from BORUTO) and Erika Harlacher (from SAILOR MOON). Join the panel and discuss the creativity behind voice acting, your favorite anime moments and much more.

2:30 p.m. NARUTO & BORUTO English Voice Actor Autograph Session
Private Autograph Area*

A special encore autograph session with Maile Flanagan and Amanda Miller.

*Tickets are distributed via a pre-show lottery. Please see Anime NYC’s Autograph Page for more information: animenyc.com/autographs2019.

The VIZ Media booth’s retail area will offer a variety of must-have Anime NYC 2019 exclusives:

Each purchase comes with a special 2019 limited edition tote bag offered in two distinct designs: Pokemon or Sailor Moon.

  • Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 1 – Early Release! $10
  • My Hero Academia Volume 22 – Early Release! $10
  • My Hero Academia & One-Punch Man Manga Replicas – $15 each

Naruto 20th Anniversary Poster – $50

  • One-Punch Man Enamel Pin – $10
  • Sailor Moon: Sailor Stars T-Shirt – $20
  • SHONEN JUMP T-Shirt – $30 (only $25 when you show your SJ app)

Anime NYC Announces More Japanese Guests and Anime Premiere Screenings

Anime NYC has announced the following guests:

  • Production I.G’s CEO Mitsuhisa Ishikawa
  • Megalobox anime’s director You Moriyama and producer Minako Fujiyoshi
  • Kono Oto Tomare!: Sounds of Life anime’s voice actress Atsumi Tanezaki and producer Kisara Takahashi
  • Fragtime anime’s producer Yūsuke Terada

The event will also host the following anime premieres:

  • East Coast premiere of the In/Spectre anime
  • U.S. premiere of the Fragtime anime
  • U.S. premiere of the Gundam Reconguista in G Movie I film
  • World premiere of the A Destructive God Sits Next to Me anime
  • World premiere of the Somali and the Forest Spirit anime
  • Dub premiere of the Lupin III: Goodbye Partner anime

Anime NYC will be taking place at the Javits Center in Midtown Manhattan from November 15-17, 2019.

Source: ANN