TMS Entertainment has announced their programming at Anime NYC, running from November 18-20 at The Javits Center (655 W. 34th Street). TMS will be presenting a world premiere screening and panel discussion of HIGH CARD, as well as a panel and trivia contest for LUPIN THE 3rd fans.
The HIGH CARD world premiere screening and panel will take place on 11/19 at 7PM in Panel Room 1. HIGH CARD is TMS Entertainment’s original multi-media project, with an anime to be released in 2023. The story is written in collaboration with Homura Kawamoto and Hikaru Muno, the renowned writer-creator brother duo behind the hit series “Kakegurui.”
Authors Homura Kawamoto, Hikaru Muno, and producer Hiroki Okamoto will be in attendance for the screening, panel, and giveaway, and Kawamoto and Muno will also be participating in signings on Saturday, 11/19 from 5PM and Sunday, 11/20 from 11AM.
The cast of HIGH CARD includes: Gen Sato, Toshiki Masuda, Shun Horie, Haruka Shiraishi, Yuichiro Umehara, Kazuhiro Yamaji, and Daisuke Ono.
All attendees will also receive an exclusive limited edition set of X-Playing cards, used by the members of HIGH CARD in the anime.
The HIGH CARD trailer can be viewed HERE.
TMS’s LUPIN THE 3rd panel and trivia contest will take place on Sunday, 11/20 at 11AM in Panel Room 4 and will celebrate the franchise with announcements, news, and games.
The panel will feature a pre-recorded discussion with exclusive commentary from the English dub cast’s Richard Epcar (voice of Daisuke Jigen and English Dub director of the series) and Tony Oliver (voice of Lupin III), announcements and news of up-and-coming titles and merchandise releases, and a trivia quiz with giveaway prizes.
Giveaway prizes will include limited edition LUPIN THE 3rd bomber jackets, Magnetic Press’s “50 Years of Animated LUPIN THE 3rd” 50th anniversary art books, and more!
For more information about Anime NYC and to purchase badges for the convention, please visit: www.AnimeNYC.com.