Uncle From Another World Anime Delays 13th Episode Due to COVID-19 – News

Uncle From Another World Anime Delays 13th Episode Due to COVID-19 – News

The anime’s 12th episode will rebroadcast on December 29


The official website for TV anime Hotondoshindeiru‘s Uncle from another world (Isekai Ojisan) manga announced on Monday that the staff is postponing the anime’s 13th episode due to the spread of COVID-19 in China. The anime’s 12th episode will instead be rebroadcast on December 29. The staff will reveal the premiere date for the 13th episode at a later date.

The anime premiered worldwide that year Netflix on 6 July. The anime also debuted in Japan on AT-X July 6. The anime suffered a two-week delay of its fifth episode from its scheduled broadcast on August 3 to August 17 due to the spread of COVID-19 in the studio. The anime’s production committee subsequently postponed the eighth episode beyond September, citing the rapid increase in COVID-19 infections within Atelier Pontdarc and other studios involved in anime production. The anime instead rebroadcast episodes 3-6 during September.

The anime then restarted airing from the first episode on October 6.

Shigeki Kawai directs the anime to Atelier Pontdarcand Kenta Ihara (Cautious Hero: The hero is overwhelmed, but far too cautious, Full dive, The saga of Tanya the Evil, Mieruko-chan) oversees and writes the series scripts. Kazuhiro Ota (Natsu no Arashi!, Negima!, Lady Pony Dash!) designs the characters. Mayu Maeshima performs the anime’s opening theme song “story”. Yuka Iguchi performing the ending theme song “Ichibanboshi Sonority.”

Yen Press licensed the manga, and it describes the story:

Seventeen years ago, Takafumi’s uncle fell into a coma, but now he is back a man raised from the grave. Soon, Takafumi discovers two bizarre things: his uncle values ​​video games above all else, and while he was in a coma, he was actually transported to another world as a heroic guardian! Now, not only does Takafumi have to room with an uncle who is literally magical, he also has to catch the guy in two decades of history – smartphones, high-speed internet, modern anime tropes… and the traumatic result of the 90s console war!

Hotondoshindeiru launched the manga on Kadokawa‘s ComicWalker website in June 2018 and it is ongoing.

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Source: Uncle from another world anime’s website via Yaraon!


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