The agency for Ai Furihata, best known as the voice of Aqours' Ruby Kurosawa from Love Live! Sunshine!!, announced late last night that the voice actor/singer is "likely" a COVID-19 close contact. Because of those Furihata and the agency have decided for her to go into voluntary quarantine. More after the jump.
Yasuo Ohtagaki, the manga creator behind Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt, Moonlight Mile, and the writer for the upcoming Make My Day Netflix Original anime film, announced on his Twitter account today that he had tested positive for COVID-19 after having a fever on Saturday and going to get tested. More details after the jump.
The agency of voice actor Takuya Sato, best known as the voice behind JoJo's Bizarre Adventure's Caesar Anthonio Zeppeli and TRIGGER's Ryunosuke Tsunashi in the IDOLiSH7 franchise, announced today that the voice actor has tested positive for COVID-19. More after the jump.
After things started heating up in the preparation for this year's Sapporo Snow Festival, things have been forced to cool down as COVID-19 cases rise across Japan from the omicron variant. The committee for the festival confirmed last night that for the second year in a row, the Sapporo Snow Festival will be online only. Details after the jump.
Just like many places around the world, Japan is currently in its own outbreak of the omicron variant of COVID-19. To curb the already record-breaking spread of the newest strain of the coronavirus, the government announced today that 13 more prefectures, including the Greater Tokyo Area, will be going into a quasi-State of Emergency starting January 21. Details after the jump.
After a weekend of uncertainty, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba's Tanjiro voice actor Natsuki Hanae and his agency, Across Entertainment confirmed that the voice actor had tested negative for COVID-19. More after the jump!
Comiket last night revealed the findings of the investigation that event took, along with health authorities, after it was found that two staffers had come down with COVID-19 after the event, finding that the pair didn’t catch the virus at the event. More details after the jump!
The voice actor behind Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba's Tanjiro, Natsuki Hanae, revealed on Friday night that he is currently self-quarantining at his personal recording studio away from his family after being classified as a close contact with a staff member at his agency who has tested positive for COVID-19. More details after the jump.