Mere days after multimedia company Bushiroad canceled all events for the next month, the company announced on February 20 that they will be pulling out of AnimeJapan this year admit concerns about the ongoing threat of the coronavirus. Across the Pacific, Sony also announced that it’ll be pulling out of PAX East next weekend. Read on for more details.
As cases of coronavirus rise in Japan, more events and appearances get canceled or limited in the country. Today, multimedia company Bushiroad canceled all hosted events up until March 18, the ANIMAX MUSIX NEXTAGE was canceled and the 14th Annual Seiyu Awards, scheduled for March 7, would be limiting attendance, with the after-show reception canceled. More details after the jump.