Unveiling Aniplex Online Fest 2023: A Spectacular Anime Extravaganza

Get ready for an anime event of epic proportions! The highly anticipated Aniplex Online Fest 2023, hosted by Aniplex Co. and co-hosted by Sony Music Entertainment Inc. Japan, is just around the corner, and fans are buzzing with excitement. Here’s everything you need to know about this spectacular one-day anime extravaganza.

Aniplex Online Fest 2023: What’s in Store

  • When and Where: Mark your calendars for September 9, 2023. The event is set to kick off at 8 PM Pacific Time (20:00 PDT) and run until 1 AM Pacific Time on September 10 (1:00 PDT). It’s a global affair; you can join the fun from anywhere. The venue? Zepp DiverCity Tokyo, the heart of anime culture.
  • Hosts Extraordinaire: Aniplex Co. is leading the charge, joined by co-host Sony Music Entertainment Inc. Japan. With such heavyweights in the anime industry at the helm, you know it’s going to be big.
  • The Legacy: Aniplex Online Fest, born in 2020, has swiftly risen to become one of the world’s most significant one-day anime celebrations. The best part? Thanks to its online, offline hybrid format, you can attend in person or enjoy it from the comfort of your home.
  • What to Expect: Brace yourselves for a mind-blowing lineup of activities. This festival has everything from electrifying concerts to breaking news, special guests, voice actors, and artists. Plus, the entire event will be streamed for free on Aniplex’s official YouTube channel.
Aniplex Online Fest 2023 PV

Aniplex Online Fest Schedule

Here’s what’s in store for everyone at the event:

  • Opening Act: The festival kicks off with a bang, featuring a performance by the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba band.
  • Anime News Updates: Dive into the latest updates on your favorite series, including Rurouni Kenshin, The Elusive Samurai, MASHLE: MAGIC AND MUSCLES, and more in Anime News Part 1 from 20:00 PDT to 21:00 PDT.
  • Live Concert Extravaganza: Groove to the rhythm as Okazaki Taiiku and Philosophy no Dance light up the stage.
  • Anime Movie Surprises: Get the scoop on upcoming anime movies in Anime Movies News Part 1, followed by Anime News Part 2 featuring series like Blue Exorcist, Black Butler, and more.
  • DJ and More Live Musical: DJ Kazu takes over for an unforgettable set, setting the vibe just right and opening the floor for the hype with live music as KANA-BOON feat. Yuho Kitazawa will be performing.
  • Anime News Grand Finale: Don’t miss Anime News Part 3 and the latest updates on Solo Leveling and more.

Gaming Galore: Stay in the loop with updates from the gaming world.

  • Movie Magic: Discover the enchanting world of anime movies, including the anticipated City Hunter The Movie: Angel Dust.
  • Closing Act: Shoko Nakagawa wraps it all up in style.

What Anime Should You Expect?

Here’s a sneak peek of which anime will be getting the spotlight at Aniplex Online Fest 2023:

  • Rurouni Kenshin
  • The Elusive Samurai
  • HYPNOSISMIC -Division Rap Battle- Rhyme Anima
  • Blue Exorcist
  • Black Butler
  • Heaven Official’s Blessing 2
  • Butareba -The Story of a Man Turned into a Pig
  • A Returner’s Magic Should be Special
  • My New Boss is Goofy
  • The Demon Prince of Momochi House
  • Delicious Nursery
  • UniteUp!
  • DEMON LORD 2099
  • Solo Leveling
  • ATRI -My Dear Moments-
  • 16bit Sensation: Another Layer

Movie Teasers: Get ready for movie news on:

  • The Concierge
  • Rascal Does Not Dream of a Knapsack Kid
  • Rascal Does Not Dream of a Sister Venturing Out
  • Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Movie -Walpurgisnacht Rising-

Star-Studded Guest List

Aniplex Online Fest 2023 is set to host a stellar lineup of voice actors, including Hikaru Akao, Atsushi Abe, Kaito Ishikawa, Takeo Otsuka, and Nobuhiko Okamoto. These talented voices have graced your favorite anime, from Fire Force to My Hero Academia.

But that’s not all! Expect appearances from more renowned talents like Natsumi Kawaida, Reiji Kawashima, Ayako Kawasumi, Tomori Kusunoki, and many more.


The Aniplex Online Fest 2023 is shaping into an anime extravaganza. Save the date, September 9, 2023, from 8 PM to 1 AM Pacific Time (20:00 PDT to 01:00 PDT), for an unforgettable journey through the anime world. While we can’t predict all the surprises, one thing’s sure: The fest promises to deliver news about many other fascinating anime projects. So get ready for a day of excitement, much-anticipated announcements, and anime

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