The staff of Anime Fair announced on Wednesday that the Kamiari Child Month animation film project director Toshinari Shinohe and producer Uko Oshia will be attending this year’s event as guests of honor. Shinohe and Oshia will make their appearance on July 1 at 12:00 PDT.
The Kamiari Child Month film released in Japan on October 8. Anime Fair The Lite event screened a first look at the film in July last year. netflix began streaming the film on February 8.
The event staff also announced that the event will host a screening of the Director’s Cut of the Ultraman anime featuring directors Kenji Kamiyama (Ghost in the Shell: Standalone Complex, Eastern Eden, napping princess) and Shinji Aramaki (apple seed, Harlock: Space Pirate, Starship Troopers: Traitor of Mars).
The event will host the premiere of Made in Abyss: Retsujitsu no Ōgonkyō (Made in Abyss: The Golden City of the Burning Sun), the second television anime season based on Akihito Tsukushiit is Made in the Abyss manga.
The anime will premiere on July 6 and will stream on AT-X, Tokyo-MX, BS11, Sun Television, KBS Kyoto, TV Aichiand TV series.
The event will host the premiere of the theme song for Mob Psycho 100 IIIthe third season of the television anime of Ait is Mob Psycho 100 manga.
Crunchyroll will stream the anime worldwide except Asia in Japanese with English subtitles and with English double as it airs in Japan, starting in October.
Lately, Anime Fair will also welcome At a glance director Tomotaka Shibayama as guest of honor. Shibayama will participate in the “COLORIDO STUDIO: Live Drawing & Q&A” on July 1st.
Anime Fair will return as an in-person convention at the Los Angeles Convention Center July 1-4, 2022.
Sources: Email correspondence, Anime Expo