What You Need to Know:
- MyAnimeList and Honey’s Anime have launched MAL Live, a streaming service that allows anime fans from all over the world to watch anime song concerts and other events. To commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Lantis Label, Lantis Matsuri was held in June 2019 at Makuhari Messe (Chiba, Japan), and approx. 50,000 people attended this event over the 3-day period. The next Lantis Matsuri will be held at Anime NYC on November 15.
- Users who have signed up for a free MyAnimeList account can watch the stream by purchasing a viewing ticket. This event was planned and organized by qdopp, Inc., which operates the anime information website Honey’s Anime.
- MAL Live is a virtual live space that allows anime fans from all over the world to enjoy the intensity of live concert events, which have become a driving force in the music industry in recent years, in real-time.
- MyAnimeList and Honey’s Anime will continue to collaborate with partners to respond to the wishes of anime fans around the world and deliver the experience of Japanese events through MAL Live.
Source: Official Press Release
Live Concert Outline
The first live concert to be streamed on this new service will be as follows:
Title: Lantis Matsuri 2019 at Anime NYC
Date: November 15, 2019 (US time)
Producer: Bandai Namco Arts
Live Stream Outline
As of this date, the details for the live stream are as follows. In the event of any changes, we will let you know as soon as possible via the official homepage.
Live stream official homepage:
(The link is NOT accessible from Japan, Taiwan, Hong Kong & Korea.)
Friday, November 15th
Lantis Matsuri 2019 at Anime NYC (live)
7:30 pm EST (1:30 am CET, Nov 15)
Early bird: US$12
(The price will be applied for purchases till 23:59pm EST, Sunday. November 11th)
Saturday, November 16th
Lantis Matsuri 2019 Special Program (live)
TBD pm EST (TBD CET, Nov 16)
Sunday, November 17th
Lantis Matsuri 2019 at Anime NYC (recorded)
2:00pm, EST (8:00pm CET, Nov 17)
We are planning one rerun. Fans who are unable to watch the initial stream can still enjoy the live concert at the following date and time. As with the initial stream, you will need to purchase a ticket to watch it.
9:00 pm EST, Monday, October 28, 2019
All countries and regions except Japan, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Korea