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Manga Events September 2021: Manga Planet Listing

Hello from Manga Planet! Here is our monthly list of manga events happening in Japan this September 2021!

Please note that these events may be postponed or canceled due to the declaration of a state of emergency in Japan.

 

“Kuroshitsuji” 15th Anniversary Comic Fair 3rd Edition

During the period, a bookmark with a famous scene from the manga (12 types) will be given for every purchase of one target product.

In addition, if you purchase volumes 19 to 30 in Animate bookstores between January 8 (Fri) to July 25 (Sun), a “get 1 benefit” coupon that can be used at the fair will be given.

A display contest with the themes “Character Popularity Vote” and “Quote and Scene Vote” will be held at each store.
The “characters” and “quotes and scenes” voted by everyone will be the bonus designs for the fourth edition.

DETAILS

Date and time July 15, 2021(Thu)-September 12, 2021(Sun)
Place Animate Stores Nationwide
Entrance Fee
Official Site https://www.animate-onlineshop.jp/contents/fair_event/detail.php?id=105827 (in Japanese only)

 

Hana to Yume Comics “Furare Girl” Volume 10 & “Hana to Yume” No. 18 Release Commemoration Purchase Campaign

During the period, an “A” or “B” point receipt will be given for each purchase of the target product.
Customers who have both “A” and “B” point receipts will be given a serial code to access a special talk session by Yuki Kaji and Yuki Ono.

*The Pocket ★ Drama CD application is needed to download and listen to the audio benefit.

DETAILS

Date and time August 19, 2021(Thu)-September 17, 2021(Fri)

Audio download period: August 19, 2021(Thu)-November 19, 2021(Fri) 23:59

Place Animate Stores Nationwide
Animate Mail Order
Entrance Fee
Official Site https://www.animate-onlineshop.jp/contents/fair_event/detail.php?id=106092 (in Japanese only)

 

Congratulations on “Gekkan Shoujo Nozaki-kun” Serialization’s 10th Anniversary! Campaign

The 10th anniversary of the serialization of Izumi Tsubaki’s popular manga “Gekkan Shoujo Nozaki-kun” will be in August. To celebrate this, Animate will be holding a fair.
During the period, for each purchase of the target product, an illustration card (3 types) of your choice will be given out.
Additionally, an entry form will be given to win a copy of a reproduced original illustration in an acrylic frame. To apply, customers are to fill out the application form with the necessary information and a support message to the mangaka and send it to the designated address in a sealed envelope during the application period.

Address:
〒173-0021
東京都板橋区弥生町77-3
株式会社アニメイト「『月刊少女野崎くん』連載10周年おめでとう!キャンペーン」応募抽選係

DETAILS

Date and time August 11, 2021(Wed)-September 5, 2021(Sun)

Application Period: August 11, 2021(Wed)-September 12, 2021(Sun), must arrive

Place Animate Stores Nationwide
Animate Mail Order
Entrance Fee
Official Site https://www.animate-onlineshop.jp/contents/fair_event/detail.php?id=105983 (in Japanese only)

 

Congratulations on the Completion of “Oushitsu Kyoushi Haine”! Campaign

Animate will be holding a campaign to celebrate the completion of Higasa Akai-sensei’s popular work “Oushitsu Kyoushi Haine.” During the period, a duplicate mini shikishi (one type) will be given for each purchase of the target product.

Additionally, an entry form will be given to win a signed copy of a reproduced original illustration in an acrylic frame. To apply, customers are to fill out the application form with the necessary information and a support message to Akai-sensei and send it to the designated address in a sealed envelope during the application period. Three winners will be chosen by lottery.

Address:
〒173-0021
東京都板橋区弥生町77-3
株式会社アニメイト「『王室教師ハイネ』完結おめでとう!キャンペーン」応募抽選係

DETAILS

Date and time August 27, 2021 (Fri)-September 26, 2021 (Sun)

Application Period:
Applications must arrive from August 27, 2021 (Fri)-October 3, 2021 (Sun)

Place Animate Stores Nationwide
Animate Mail Order
Entrance Fee
Official Site https://www.animate-onlineshop.jp/contents/fair_event/detail.php?id=106058 (in Japanese only)

 

“Vanitas no Karte” Museum Nagoya

Animate will be holding museum-style exhibitions at the Shinjuku HALC store and Nagoya store to celebrate the start of the TV anime “Vanitas no Karte.”
Original art reproductions and sales of past Animate limited editions are planned to be displayed.
For every 1000 yen (tax included) worth of purchase of the target products during the exhibition period, one copy of a mini shikishi (3 types) will be given. Additionally, a serial application form for a museum-limited gift will be given out. Winners for the museum-limited gift will be selected by lottery among the customers who applied during the period.
*Registration to CLUB Animate is required.

DETAILS

Date and time August 28, 2021(Sat)-September 12, 2021(Sun)

Application period: July 17, 2021(Sat)-September 12, 2021(Sun)

Place Animate Nagoya Store
Entrance Fee
Official Site https://www.animate-onlineshop.jp/contents/fair_event/detail.php?id=105757

 

Comics “Watashi, Idol Sengen 1” ・ Album “#Namae dake demo Oboetekudasai” Release Commemorative Linked Purchase Campaign

To commemorate the release of the comic “Watashi, Idol Sengen” and the first album of female idol “mona” produced by HoneyWorks, Animate will be holding a linked purchase campaign.
During the period, benefits will be given for each purchase of the target products.
*Benefits are linked to the purchase. It cannot be chosen.

Additionally, in commemoration of the release of the comic and CD, a linked purchase campaign will be held. Customers who purchase or pre-order (full deposit) one of the target products will receive an “A” or “B” point receipt. A serial application form will be given to customers who have “A” and “B” fair point receipts.
Customers who applied during the period will have a chance to win luxurious prizes.

*Registration to CLUB Animate is required

DETAILS

Date and time July 30, 2021(Fri)-September 8, 2021(Wed)
Place Animate Stores Nationwide
Animate Mail Order
Entrance Fee
Official Site https://www.animate-onlineshop.jp/contents/fair_event/detail.php?id=105987

 

KINGDOM Exhibition The Road of SHIN Fukuoka

An exhibition will be held to commemorate the 15th year of serialization of popular manga “Kingdom,” which is serialized in “Weekly Young Jump” (Shueisha). Attendees will be able to experience the overwhelming power of the work!

DETAILS

Date and time August 3, 2021 (Tue)-September 26, 2021 (Sun)
9:30-17:30
*Open until 20:00 on Fridays and Saturdays
*Admission is 30 minutes before closing
*Closed on Mondays (except for Aug 9, Sep 20, and holidays), Aug 10 (Tue), Sept 21 (Tue)
Place Fukuoka Art Museum
Entrance Fee Weekend/Holiday Tickets
General/University students: 2,000 yen
Junior High and High school students: 1,200 yen
4-years old-Elementary school students: 800 yen
*Please specify the date and time of entry when purchasingWeekday Tickets
General/University students: 1,800 yen
Junior High and High school students: 1,000 yen
4-years old-Elementary school students: 600 yenGoods Set Tickets (Lawson Ticket limited quantity sale)
Weekday: 3,600 yen
Weekend/Holiday: 3,800 yen
Official Site https://kingdom-exhibit.com/outline/ (in Japanese only)

 

Kyoto International Manga Anime Fair 2021

Kyoto International Manga Anime Fair (KYOMAF) will be held this year as well! The event will be held at Miyako Messe, Kyoto International Manga Museum, and TOEI Kyoto Studio Park.
KYOMAF is a two-day large-scale manga and anime event held in the Kansai Region. There will be various exhibits, event stages, activities, and character cafes.

DETAILS

Date and time September 18, 2021 (Sat)-September 19, 2021 (Sun)

Miyako Messe/ROHM Theatre Kyoto
9:00-17:00 (until 16:00 on the Sept 19)
*Admission is 30 minutes before the end of the event

Kyoto International Manga Museum
10:30-19:30
*Admission is 30 minutes before the end of the event

TOEI Kyoto Studio Park
10:00-17:00
*Admission is 60 minutes before closing

Place Miyako Messe (Main Venue)
Kyoto International Manga Museum (Venue 2)
TOEI Kyoto Studio Park (Special Venue)
Entrance Fee Miyako Messe Tickets
Advanced Ticket*: 1,400 yen
2-days Ticket*: 2,400 yen
Kyoto International Manga Museum Joint Ticket*: 2,200 yen
On-site Ticket: 1,600 yenKyoto International Manga Museum On-site Tickets
Adults: 900 yen
High school and Junior High school students: 400 yen
Elementary school students: 200 yenTOEI Kyoto Studio Park On-site Tickets
Adults: 2,400 yen
High school and Junior High school students: 1,400 yen
Elementary school students: 1,200 yen

All prices include tax
*Only the tickets bought until August 27, 2021 (Fri) 23:59 JST are valid for Stage Lottery.

Official Site http://kyomaf.kyoto/

Gin no Saji -Silver Spoon- Exhibition Osaka

To commemorate the 10th anniversary of the serialization of Hiromu Arakawa-sensei’s work “Gin no Saji,” which was completed in 2019, a full-scale exhibition will be held. Original manuscripts and production materials that were never publicly shown will be displayed.
Admission ticket holders to the event will receive a “Visit Memorial Red Seal Card” with a newly drawn illustration by Arakawa-sensei.

DETAILS

Date and time Pre-Open: September 9, 2021 (Sat)-September 12, 2021 (Sun)
*Reserved day-time ticket is requiredSeptember 18, 2021 (Sat)-October 24, 2021(Sun)
10:00-17:00
*Last admission is until 16:30
*Closed on Wednesdays (Same as Hirakata Park’s business days)
Place Hirakata Park Event Hall
Entrance Fee Advanced Tickets
General: 1,000 yen
Junior High and High school students: 700 yen
Elementary students: 500 yen
Sales period: July 9, 2021 (Fri)-September 10, 2021 (Fri)Same-Day Tickets
General: 1,200 yen
Junior High and High school students: 800 yen
Elementary students: 500 yen
Sales period: September 11, 2021 (Sat)-October 24, 2021 (Sun)
Official Site https://ginsaji.exhibit.jp/ (in Japanese only)

 

“Comic Dengeki Daiouji” 8th Anniversary Fair

Starting in July, “Kadokomi 2021,” led by KADOKAWA, will be held in bookstores nationwide. Animate will also be participating.

With “vol. 97” releasing on September 27, 2021 (Mon), Dengeki Daiouji will celebrate its 8th Anniversary. To commemorate this, Animate will be holding a campaign that gives entrants a chance to win an autographed shikishi.
One serial application form will be given for each purchase of “Comic Dengeki Daiouji vol.97”. Winners will be chosen among the customers who apply during the period and receive a mini shikishi autographed by their chosen artist.

Additionally, if you think you won’t win the precious mini shikishi, select stores will be distributing duplicate mini shikishi with illustrations from the 8th-anniversary shikishi as benefits for each purchase of the target products.

DETAILS

Date and time Campaign period: September 27, 2021 (Mon)-October 24, 2021 (Sun)
Application period: September 27, 2021 (Mon)-October 31, 2021 (Sun)
Place Animate Stores Nationwide
Animate Mail OrderBonus Mini Shikishi Distribution Stores:
Ikebukuro Main Store, Sendai Store, Oomiya Store, Machida Store, Sapporo Store, Shibuya Store, Nagoya Store, Akihabara Main Building, Tennouji Store, Sannomiya Store, Kyoto Store, Fukuoka PARCO store, Osaka Nihonbashi Store, Yokohama Vivre Store, Umeda Store, Shinjuku HALC store, Animate Mail Order
Entrance Fee
Official Site https://www.animate-onlineshop.jp/contents/fair_event/detail.php?id=106187 (in Japanese only)

 

“Amagami-san chi no En Musubi” Kifune Shrine x Animate Kyoto Joint Campaign

1. During the period, customers can participate in the lottery each time they make a 2,000 yen (tax included) purchase or make reservations for “Amagami-san chi no En Musubi” character goods and books at Animate Kyoto.

2. Customers who purchase or reserve one or more “Amagami-san chi no En Musubi” character goods or books worth 2,000 yen (tax included) at Kifune Shrine and Animate Kyoto will receive a postcard featuring a newly drawn artwork.

DETAILS

Date and time September 17, 2021 (Fri)-October 3, 2021 (Sun)
September 18, 2021 (Sat)-September 19, 2021 (Sun)
Place Animate Kyoto
Animate Kyoto, Kifune Shrine Product Sales Office
Entrance Fee
Official Site https://www.animate-onlineshop.jp/contents/fair_event/detail.php?id=106192 (in Japanese only)

 

“Kumicho Musume to Sewagakari Volume 6” Release Commemoration Fair

Animate will be holding a fair to commemorate the release of “Kumicho Musume to Sewagakari Volume 6”.
For each purchase of the target product, a 1P fair point receipt will be given. In exchange for 2P fair point receipts, a B6 size 4P leaflet (2 types) will be given.
Additionally, one serial application form will be given for each purchase of the target product. Three people will be chosen via lottery to win an autographed shikishi.

*Registration to CLUB Animate is required.

DETAILS

Date and time September 10, 2021 (Fri)-October 3, 2021 (Sun)
Place Animate Stores Nationwide
Animate Mail Order
Entrance Fee
Official Site https://www.animate-onlineshop.jp/contents/fair_event/detail.php?id=106056 (in Japanese only)

 

Liluct Comics 5th Anniversary Fair in Animate

Animate will be holding a fair to commemorate the 5th anniversary of Liluct Comics. In addition to a 4P leaflet, Animate will be offering limited illustration cards.
During the period, one illustration card (one type) will be given for every two purchases of the target product.

DETAILS

Date and time September 15, 2021 (Wed)-October 14, 2021 (Thu)
Place Animate Stores Nationwide
Animate Mail Order
Entrance Fee
Official Site https://www.animate-onlineshop.jp/contents/fair_event/detail.php?id=106231 (in Japanese only)

 

Comic Cune 6th Anniversary Fair in Animate Shibuya

1. Comic Cune 6th anniversary products will be sold in advance at the event space.

2. Over-the-counter lottery
During the period, customers who purchase the target product will be given one fair point receipt. Customers can participate in the lottery in exchange for the fair point receipt. If you win the lottery, a mini autograph shikishi will be given.

3. Lottery campaign (held in advance in Animate Shibuya)
One serial application form will be given to customers who purchased the target product. Winners for a mini shikishi will be chosen via lottery among the customers who applied during the application period.

*Registration to CLUB Animate is required to participate
*The lottery campaign will be held in Animate stores nationwide from August 27 (Fri)

DETAILS

Date and time Campaign period: August 20, 2021 (Fri)-September 19, 2021 (Sun)
Application form distribution period: August 20, 2021 (Fri)-September 12, 2021 (Sun)
Application period: August 27, 2021 (Fri)-September 19, 2021 (Sun)
Place Animate Shibuya
Animate Stores Nationwide (lottery campaign, from August 27 (Fri)
Entrance Fee
Official Site https://www.animate-onlineshop.jp/contents/fair_event/detail.php?id=105838 (in Japanese only)

 

Bamboo Comics Tatan “Gachi Koi Nenchakujuu~Net Haishinsa no Kanojo ni Naritakute~” Fair

During the period, for each purchase of the target products, one benefit will be given according to the purchased item.
*Benefits cannot be chosen since it is determined according to the purchased item.

Additionally, one serial application form will also be given for each purchase of the target products. Five winners will be chosen via lottery to receive an autographed shikishi by Seira-sensei among the customers who applied.

*Registration to CLUB Animate is required.

DETAILS

Date and time September 18, 2021 (Sat)-October 11, 2021 (Mon)
Place Animate Stores Nationwide
Animate Mail Order
Entrance Fee
Official Site https://www.animate-onlineshop.jp/contents/fair_event/detail.php?id=106203 (in Japanese only)

 

Book Fair 2021 Special Project Kana’s Bookshelf

Popular voice actor Kana Ueda-san is the head of the advertising team of Book Fair 2021! The theme is “Game Comics” and “Mahjong Comics.”
During the period, for every purchase of the target product, download serial codes (2 types) for Ueda-san’s newly recorded voice message will be given.

*The serial code is valid from September 1, 2021 (Wed) until September 1, 2022 (Thu).
*Pocket ★ Drama CD registration is required.
*Please download the audio before the due date

DETAILS

Date and time September 1, 2021 (Wed)-September 30, 2021 (Thu)
Place Animate Stores Nationwide
Animate Mail Order
Entrance Fee
Official Site https://www.animate-onlineshop.jp/contents/fair_event/detail.php?id=106078 (in Japanese only)

 

“Goudou Kaisha・Masayoshi ya 1” Release Commemoration Voice Drama Delivery Campaign

During the fair period, for each purchase of the target product, download serial codes for a voice drama by Masayoshi Tasu (CV: KENN) and Masano Tomonori (CV: Atsushi Abe) will be given.

*Pocket ★ Drama CD registration is required.
*The download period for the voice drama is from August 27, 2021 (Fri) until November 30, 2021 (Tue) 23:59.
*The serial code is valid from August 27, 2021 (Fri) until December 1, 2021 (Wed).

DETAILS

Date and time August 27, 2021 (Fri)-September 27, 2021 (Mon)
Place Animate Stores Nationwide
Animate Mail Order
Entrance Fee
Official Site https://www.animate-onlineshop.jp/contents/fair_event/detail.php?id=106180 (in Japanese only)

 

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