The official website of Uncle From Another World anime announced on Feb 14, 2023, that episode 13, which got delayed due to the rapid spread of COVID in China, will be broadcast on March 8, 2023.
The site also dropped a preview video for Uncle From Another World‘s 13th episode along with the announcement.
Episode 13 was originally set to release on Dec 29, 2022.
Uncle From Another World anime had previously gone on a break for more than two months from episode 8 onwards due to the spread of COVID-19 among the staff.
The release date for the anime’s episode 5-8 had also been delayed for two weeks due to the increase in number of the COVID-19 cases within the production company, AtelierPontdarc. The episodes that were originally supposed to air starting on Aug 3, aired on Aug 17, 2022.
Uncle from Another World is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Hotondoshindeiru. It started serialization on Kadokawa Shoten’s ComicWalker in June 2018. As of February 2022, seven volumes have been released. The manga is licensed in North America by Yen Press.
An anime television series adaptation was announced on June 18, 2021. The series is produced by AtelierPontdarc and directed by Shigeki Kawai, with Kenta Ihara writing the series’ scripts, Kazuhiro Ota designing the characters, and Kenichiro Suehiro composing the music.
It premiered on July 6, 2022, on AT-X. The opening theme song is “story” by Mayu Maeshima, while the ending theme song is “Ichibanboshi Sonority” by Yuka Iguchi. The series is being streamed worldwide by Netflix.
Source: Official Website
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