Zom 100: Bucket List Of The Dead anime is once again facing another delay. The official website announced on Aug 31, 2023, that episode 7 of the anime will be released on streaming services such as Crunchyroll, Hulu, and Netflix one day later than originally scheduled due to production reasons.
Episode 7, which was scheduled to air on Sep 3, 2023, will now release on Sep 4, 2023 at 2 a.m. PT.
The episode will, however, air as planned on Sep 3 on the MBS/TBS nationwide network in Japan.
A full statement by the anime’s staff regarding the delay can be read below:
Thank you very much for your continuous support of “Zom 100: Bucket List Of The Dead”.
Regarding Episode 7, scheduled for broadcast on September 3rd (Sunday), we regret to inform you that the release on some services will be delayed due to production reasons.
Each service, which typically releases episodes every Sunday at 6:00 PM, will gradually start the release from 6:00 PM on September 4th (Monday). For detailed information, please check with each respective service.
We sincerely apologize for keeping you waiting, and we appreciate your understanding and patience.
Please note that the broadcast on MBS/TBS nationwide network, covering 28 stations, will proceed as scheduled at 5:00 PM on September 3rd (Sunday).
We deeply apologize for any inconvenience and concern this may cause and kindly ask for your continued support.
August 31, 2023
“Zom 100” Production Committee
Zom 100: Bucket List Of The Dead anime started airing in Japan on July 9, 2023.
Bug Films is in charge of the animation production of Zom 100: Bucket List of the Dead anime, with Shogakukan producing it.
Kawagoe Kazuki will direct the anime and Ueda Hanako will serve as the assistant director. Seko Hiroshi will be in charge of series composition.
Other staff members include:
- Character Design: Kii Tanaka
- Zombie Design: Junpei Fukuchi
- Music: Makoto Miyazaki
- Music Selection: Maiko Gouda
- Sound Production: dugout
Official website describes the plot of the anime as:
With three years under his belt at the company from hell, Akira Tendo is mentally and physically spent.
All at the ripe old age of twenty-four. Even his crush from Accounting, Saori, wants nothing to do with him.
Then, just when life is beginning to look like one big disappointment, it happens. The zombie apocalypse descends on Japan! Surrounded by hordes of hungry zombies, Akira comes to a realization that will forever change his life…
“Wait, does this mean I never have to go to work again?”
Confess to… party like it’s… travel Japan coast to…
Now, with his nightmare job no longer, Akira’s got his mojo back. Let the bucket listing begin!!
Zom 100: Bucket List of the Dead is written by Haro Aso and illustrated by Kotaro Takata. The series began in Shogakukan’s seinen manga magazine Monthly Sunday Gene-X on Oct 19, 2018. Shogakukan has collected its chapters into individual tankobon volumes. The first volume was released on March 19, 2019. As of Nov 17, 2022, twelve volumes have been released.
In North America, Viz Media announced the English release of the series in July 2020. The series is licensed in France by Kana.
Source: Official Website