The World Ends with You The Animation won’t premiere on TV until April, but fans can get a sneak peek at its first episode later this month at UG Shibuya Fes. The online event will start its live stream at 5:30 p.m. (JST) on March 14. The archives will be available for about a week after that, so people will get to check out the first episode of the TWEWY anime during that period.
In addition to hosting the world premiere of The World Ends with You The Animation‘s first episode, there will be a talk session featuring the main voicing cast. The following guests will appear for the talk show:
- Koki Uchiyama (Neku)
- Anna Hachimine (Shiki)
- Subaru Kimura (Beat)
- Ayana Taketatsu (Rhyme)
- Ryohei Kimura (Joshua)
- Kazuya Ichikawa (Director)
The The World Ends with You The Animation episode will be available with English subtitles, and the talk show will have an English interpreter, so those of you in the West can tune in. Tickets that include limited-edition goods from the series will also be available exclusively for the event. Head to the official website for more information about ticket sales and the world premiere.
The World Ends with You The Animation will premiere worldwide via Funimation and on MBS, TBS, and other networks in Japan on April 9, 2021. In case you missed it, check out the latest trailer and alternate rap version of the opening theme by R-Shitei from the duo group Creepy Nuts.