The Attack on Titan 10th Anniversary Festival will celebrate the hit manga’s serialization milestone on September 9. The festival will take place during the Attack on Titan FINAL exhibition at the Mori Arts Center Gallery in Roppongi, Tokyo.
The exhibit will display a new piece of commemorative artwork (pictured above) by creator Hajime Isayama on September 9 and setup a photo backdrops of the series’ characters at the venue. Attendees can hang out at a bar with Hange, pretend to get stomped by Levi, avoid getting trampled by Erwin, or comfort Mikasa.
Visitors will receive a commemorative postcard.
Attack on Titan FINAL will head to Osaka on September 21 after finishing its run in Roppongi. The exhibition opened on July 5 and is displaying Isayama’s drafts from the last 10 years including unreleased content. Long-time manga fans will want to attend for a chance to hear the manga’s final chapter as part of the “Sound of the Final Story” exhibit. Visitors can check out a 20-meter screen and full-scale diorama showcasing the world of Attack on Titan. An audio guide featuring the voices of Yuuki Kaji (Eren), Yui Ishikawa (Mikasa), Marina Inoue (Armin), Daisuke Ono (Erwin), Romi Park (Hanji), Hiroshi Kamiya (Levi), and more was created for the exhibition.
Limited edition merchandise can be purchased at the venue.
This is the first exhibition to contain original art from the series in five years. The last exhibition to do so was the “Attack on Titan Exhibition WALL TOKYO” that was held at the Ueno Royal Museum in 2014.
Isayama launched the main Attack on Titan manga in Kodansha‘s Bessatsu Shōnen Magazine in 2009, and Kodansha published the 28th compiled book volume in Japan on April 9. Kodansha Comics publishes the series in print in English, and it released the 27th volume on April 9.
The television anime of Hajime Isayama‘s Attack on Titan manga premiered in April 2013, and its second season premiered in April 2017. The first part of the third season premiered in July 2018, and the second part premiered in April.
Source: Comic Natalie