Jump Festa 2021 just kicked off and they are already off to a strong start with announcements for new adaptations and updates on their ongoing series. See all that's been revealed so far at the event!
Platinum End Anime Coming in Fall 2021
An anime adaptation for Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata's, who you may also know as the creators of Death Note, latest manga Platinum End will be releasing in the Fall of 2021. The studio behind the upcoming release is Signal.MD, who have worked previously on series like FLCL Progressive and are the studio behind other upcoming 2021 releases, such as Mars Red and Dragon Goes House-Hunting, with character design by Kōji Ōdate (No Game No Life).
Viz who publishes the manga describes the series as follows: As his classmates celebrate their middle school graduation, troubled Mirai is mired in darkness. But his battle is just beginning when he receives some salvation from above in the form of an angel. Now Mirai is pitted against 12 other chosen humans in a battle in which the winner becomes the next god of the world. Mirai has an angel in his corner, but he may need to become a devil to survive.
You can view more about the series at Platinum End Anime's official site!
Platinum End Visual
Denji Is Going to School in Chainsaw Man's 2nd Arc
Jump Festa 2021 revealed that Chainsaw Man's 2nd arc will be a 'School Arc' that sees Denji going to school. It was initially announced in the last chapter of Chainsaw Man's first arc that the story will be continuing on and that an anime adaptation with animation by MAPPA is also headed our way!
My Hero Academia, Season 5 Release Date Confirmed
My Hero Academia will be returning for its 5th season on March 27, 2021 as confirmed by Jump Festa 2021! Learn more about MHA's upcoming season and check out the new promo video.
Jujutsu Kaisen's Anime to Enter the Kyoto Goodwill Event Arc in January 2021
A new part of Jujutsu Kaisen's anime will be releasing in January 2021 and it enters the Kyoto Goodwill Event Arc, where the students of Tokyo battle the students of Kyoto. New characters from the manga will be making their anime debut, such as Ultimate Mechamaru, Noritoshi Kamo, Momo Nishimiya, and Utahime Iori.
You can check out the new visual below!
New Boruto Visual Shared, Kawaki Gets His Anime Debut
A new Boruto: Naruto Next Generations visual was shared and it features Kawaki, who is finally going to be making his anime debut in its next arc, "The Vessel". Also, new cast members were added for Kara members Kashin Koji, Delta, Boro, Code, and Amada. We are close to getting some much-needed manga canon and we can't wait to see the events that have unfolded in the manga and these characters come to life on screen!
Check out the newly revealed visual below!
Boruto "The Vessel" Arc Visual
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A 3rd Season for World Trigger Is Already Confirmed
At Jump Festa 2021, a third season for World Trigger was confirmed with Season 2 airing on January 9, 2021. As of now, release dates and few details about the newly announced season have yet to be revealed. We will keep you posted as we learn more! Until then, check out the newly released visual for World Trigger, Season 3 below!
Black Clover Enters Spade Kingdom Arc on January 5th
It was announced at Jump Festa 2021 that Black Clover's anime is entering the Spade Kingdom arc on January 5, 2021. Along with the announcement, they released a new key visual which you can check out now below!
Black Clover Spade Kingdom Arc Visual
Taisho Maiden Fairytale Anime Adaptation Announced
An anime adaptation for Sana Kirioka's manga Taisho Maiden Fairytale was announced at Jump Festa 2021. It is releasing at a TBD date in the Fall of 2021. The studio behind the series is SynergySP (Hayate the Combat Butler). Check out the visual below!
Taisho Maiden Fairytale Visual
In other anime news, see all of the anime that's been confirmed for 2021 so far. All promo video reveals from Jump Festa 2021 have been added to that post, so be sure to check it out as well!