With the upcoming season of anime programming hitting the air in the coming weeks, fans are already being treated to several screenings and panels during Anime Expo weekend. One of the latest announcements is a screening of the simuldub premiere of Fire Force.
Fire Force was originally a manga released back in 2015 following a young man by the name of Shinra who uses his special fire igniting skills to help the Special Fire Force Company 8.
Not only will the premiere take place at Anime Expo but the creator of the series Atsushi Ohkubo will be there for a panel during the event.
The scheduling for this event is as follows:
- Panel Name: Funimation Presents: Fire Force Anime Panel & Premiere
- Panel Description: Fire Force is here! Come meet the original creator of Soul Eater and Fire Force, Atsushi Ohkubo, and the Fire Force manga editor while they discuss about the new anime adaptation. Also, experience the SimulDub™ Premiere and receive an exclusive giveaway item!
- Date: Friday, July 5
- Time: 1:00 – 2:30 PM
- Room: Live Programming 3 / 408AB
- For information about lining up and room entry, please see the Program Room Policies
His participation in Anime Expo 2019 is made possible by Funimation.
Scheduling for autograph sessions with Atsushi are currently TBA.
Anime Expo will reside in the Los Angeles Convention Center from July 4th-7th.