More anime are being impacted by the coronavirus, and it seems like it’s every single week.
Higurashi When They Cry, the new version of the anime scheduled for July 2020 is postponed.
Covid 19 has forced staff to postpone the anime this summer.
The amount of anime being cancelled or postponed might continue for at least another 2 months. It all depends on how long the lockdown lasts, and whether the next wave of corona calms down the way it should.
Here’s what the Higruashi team said:
“Although it was planned to be broadcast in July 2020, “Higurashi no Naku Koro ni”, due to the new coronavirus infection (COVID-19),Originally plannedSince the production schedule is greatly affected, we will postpone the start of broadcasting.became.The new broadcast start date will be announced on the official website and Twitter as soon as it is decided. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience caused. Thank you for your understanding.”
Let’s see how things play out going forward.
News source: Official website