Kazuki Makabe of ‘Fafner of the Azure Sky’ is Having a Birthday Event on September 21
2016.07.15 <PASH! PLUS+>
There will be a live screening at 22 theatres nationwide with a Birthday Event for Miya Toumi to be held on November 11
Since its first series’ airing in 2004, Fafner of the Azure Sky has acquired many fans. At the special May event this year called ‘Assimilation’, held at the Pacifico Yokohama, it was announced that there will be special events celebrating the birthdays of main characters Kazuki Makabe, Maya Toumi and Soushi Minashiro. This announcement caused great excitement among the attendees.
The first of these events will be the ‘Kazuki Makabe Birthday Festival,’ to be held September 21, 2016 at Tokyo Shinjuku Piccadilly. The event’s main cast is also scheduled to hold a special talk show during the festival.
This event was held last year in 2015 to great fanfare. In recognition, this year’s event will be even larger in scope, much to the delight of Fafner fans nationwide. Venues showing live screenings of the event have also been decided. As of today, there are a total of 22 theaters scheduled for the live screening. Information about event-original merchandise will be released at a later date, so stay tuned.
Information about additional performers will be announced in the coming days, along with information about live screenings for the Maya Toumi and Soushi Minashiro Birthday Festivals scheduled to be held on November 11.
What’s more, the new album from series theme song performer angela, has been announced for sale on August 31, 2016. This new album will have the first recording of the fan anticipated single “Ai suru koto” (ending theme from episode 17 Fafner: Exodus). Not only that, but the limited edition first run printing of the anime Blu-ray, will include a never before seen music video for the single, so don’t miss it if you are a fan.
Fafner of the Azure Sky : Exodus Kazuki Makabe Birthday Event Festival
Date ：September 21, 2016, begins at 7：30 pm
Venue ：Shinjuku Piccadilly
Performers ：Makoto Ishii（voice of Kazuki Makabe）、Mariko Matsumoto （Maya Toumi） et al
※Guest Performers in attendance may subject to change without notice dependent on circumstances.
Event Contents ：Talk Show with the Cast
Price ：3,600 yen （Tax included) Ticket Maximum 2 per costumer
＜General Sales＞Begin July 23, 2016 at 12 pm from E-plus （http://eplus.jp/fafnerexoevent/）
For inquires ：Call Movic Promotion Service at 03-3556-6551（Weekdays from 10 am to 5 pm）
●Live Screening Overview
Venues ：Dinos Cinemas Sapporo (Hokkaido), TOHO Cinemas Sendai (Miyagi Prefecture), Forum Fukushima (Fukushima Prefecture), TOHO Cinemas Nihonbashi (Tokyo), TOHO Cinemas Shinjuku (Tokyo), TOHO Cinemas Minami Ozawa (Tokyo), Yokohama Burg 13 (Kanagawa Prefecture), Cineplex Makuhara (Chiba Prefecture), United Cinemas Urawa (Saitama Prefecture), Cineplex Mito (Ibaraki Prefecture), TOHO Cinemas Utsunomiya (Tochigi Prefecture), Aeon Cinemas Takasaki (Gunma Prefecture), CineCity Zart (Shizuoka Prefecture), 109 Cinemas Nagoya (Aichi Prefecture), TOHO Cinemas Morela Gifu (Gifu Prefecture), TOHO Cinemas Umeda (Osaka Prefecture), TOHO Cinema Nanba (Osaka Prefecture), TOHO Cinemas Nijou (Kyoto Prefecture), TOHO Cinemas Nishinomiya OS (Hyogo Prefecture), TOHO Cinemas Kounan (Okuyama Prefecture), Hiroshima Wald 11 (Hiroshima Prefecture), T・Joy Hakata (Fukuoka Prefecture)
Price ：3,200 yen（All Seats Reserved／Tax included） ※Comes With Original Goods
Pre-order 1st Run : July 23 at 12 pm to August 7 at 11：59 pm
Pre-order 2nd Run : August 13 at 1 pm to August 24 at 11：59 pm
Standard Ticket Sales : September 1 at 6 pm to September 20 at 12 pm
For ticket purchases ：
E-plus ：http://eplus.jp/fafnerkazuki-lv/ （PC and Mobile versions available）
Fami Port terminals at Family Mart Convenience Stores（※Standard Tickets Only）
For information regarding tickets with playguides ：Call E-plus at 0570-07-5050 (Operators Standing By Weekdays 10 am – 6 pm)
※For details, please check the Live Screening official website.
●angela New Album On Sale!
Sales Date ：August 31, 2016
Includes songs : Dead Or Alive, Horizon, Ai suru koto. A must have CD for Fafner fans!
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