NHK Confirms Iruma-kun, Love Live! Superstar!! Paralympic Delay

Episodes will be taking a week break due to the games

Love Live! Superstar!!


The NHK Anime World Twitter account confirmed over the weekend that some of the anime series' shown on the NHK will be taking a one-week break due to Tokyo Paralympics, which are set to start on August 24. Two of the confirmed anime include the second season of Welcome to Demon School! Iruma-kun, and the newest Love Live! anime, Love Live! Superstar!!.








The next episode of Welcome to Demon School! Iruma-kun will air on September 4, with the next episode of Love Live! Superstar!! to broadcast on September 5.


NHK let fans know about a possible delay back in mid-July, which also included the children's series Butt DetectiveNintama Rantaro, and Uchuu Nanchara Kotetsu-kun, all of which air on NHK-E, but confirmed the Paralympic postponement after it was certain the games would go ahead.


Both Welcome to Demon School! Iruma-kun and Love Live! Superstar!! stream on Crunchyroll after their Japanese TV broadcast.


Source: NHK Anime World on Twitter (1, 2)


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Daryl Harding is a Japan Correspondent for Crunchyroll News. He also runs a YouTube channel about Japan stuff called TheDoctorDazza, tweets at @DoctorDazza, and posts photos of his travels on Instagram

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