On Apr. 17, 2020, the release of “Evangelion: 3.0+1.0” has been decided to be delayed from its initial release date, Jun. 27.
Toho Co., Ltd. has explained the reason for the delay as, “Due to the spread of the novel coronavirus,” “We had a discussion with the producers, and have decided to postpone the release of the film.”
They followed with their words of apology, “We understand that many people will be disappointed about this decision. Please accept our sincere apology.”
On the same day, Khara, Inc. also posted their comment on the official website.
“We are truly sorry about not being able to release the film as scheduled. Please accept our sincere apology.”
They also said, “We hope the day will come when we can safely enjoy movies, and will do our best to deliver interesting animation films to everyone around the world.”
The new release date of “Evangelion: 3.0+1.0” is yet to be decided. The date, when decided, will be announced via the official website.
Early bird tickets will still be valid for the film.
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