Here's All the Big News That Was Revealed at Anime Japan 2021

From the third My Hero Academia movie to How NOT to Summon a Demon Lord and beyond!


This weekend was filled with pretty much nothing but big news from Anime Japan 2021, and unless you were keeping your eyes glued to your screen, you might have missed out on a few key items. With the dust still settling, we decided to round it all up in one handy list, with news pieces separated into a small handful of categories for your convenience. 


See what went down at this year's big event, and let us know which announcements had you surprised, delighted, or downright flummoxed. 


Heavy-Hitter Premieres



Some of the biggest stories had to do with dates and other announcements regarding hotly-anticipated projects. The whole weekend was sandwiched between JUJUTSU KAISEN and Black Clover movie news, and here's what went down in between both. 



New and Updated Projects



A few projects were announced for the first time, while others were updated with new details. Here's an overview of what came out over the weekend. 




Trailer Debuts



From a bunch of reels out of Netflix to new promos for some of the biggest upcoming shows, Anime Japan 2021 had no shortage of footage to go around. 



Fresh Visuals



You want key visuals? Buddy, Anime Japan had 'em up comin' out of its ears. Here are all the KVs we covered that weren't attached to news about a trailer. 







If you're wondering which manga series fans currently want to be adapted into an anime the most, look no further than this year's poll out of Anime Japan.



Some interesting collaborations made themselves known, as well: 



Until next year, AJ! 




Joseph Luster is the Games and Web editor at Otaku USA Magazine. You can read his brand new comic, MONSTER FLIGHT, at subhumanzoids. Follow him on Twitter @Moldilox.

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