What You Need to Know:
- Comic Market 99, also known as Comiket 99, is a big comic convention that takes place twice a year in Tokyo. The 99th convention had been scheduled from May 2nd to 4th at Tokyo Big Site, but it was recently announced that it would be postponed. Convention officials have said they are planning to hold Comiket 99 during Winter 2021, but the details have not been determined yet.
- The cancelation is very bad news for anime fans who have already experienced last year's Comiket 98 cancellation.
- In Japan, a state of emergency was announced on January 7th and was recently prolonged until March 21st. The government has continued to ask people to quarantine themselves and many big events have been forced to postpone or cancel all over the country.
- We will keep you posted as new information becomes available.
Source: Comic Market Official Website
Corona strikes again... our holy place, Comiket...!!!
Another big event is canceled... Please let it end soon!