AMC’s anime streaming service HIDIVE returns to Anime NYC next month with panels and premieres showcasing its two most-watched series of 2023, alongside several new and returning shows debuting at the start of 2024.
HIDIVE kicks-off Day One on Friday, November 17 with a trifecta of back-to-back premieres that highlight its upcoming Winter 2024 simulcast season: the English subtitled North American premiere of Episodes 1 & 2 of the new action/dark fantasy series Chained Soldier, based on the hit manga title by Takahiro and Yohei Takemura; the English subtitled world premiere of Episode 1 of the second season of the rom-com slice of life series The Dangers in My Heart; and the English subtitled North American premiere of Episode 1 of the new fantasy adventure series My Instant Death Ability Is Overpowered, based on the isekai novel written originally by Tsuyoshi Fujitaka and illustrated by Chisato Naruse, and the manga serialization by Hanamaru Nanto.
Friday, Nov. 17
- 4:30 – 5:30 p.m., Javits Center, Panel Room 2 —
Chained Soldier North American Premiere. English subtitled Episodes 1 & 2. Presented by HIDIVE and Pony Canyon.
- 7:15 – 7:45 p.m., Panel Room 2 — The Dangers in My Heart Season 2 World Premiere. English subtitled Episode 1. Presented by HIDIVE and TV Asahi.
- 8 – 8:30 p.m., Panel Room 2 — My Instant Death Ability Is Overpowerd North American Premiere. English subtitled Episode 1. Presented by HIDIVE and MBS.
On Day Two (Saturday, November 18) the【OSHI NO KO】Panel welcomes director Daisuke Hiramaki, assistant director Ciao Nekotomi and KADOKAWA Producer Shimpei Yamashita, the team behind the smash-hit supernatural drama series that became the #1 series launch of all time for HIDIVE when it premiered this past spring.
Saturday, Nov. 18
- 12:45 – 1:45 p.m., Private Signing Line — The Eminence in Shadow Autograph Session 1. With director Kazuya Nakanishi and KADOKAWA producer Kazufumi Kikushima.
- 3:45 – 4:45 p.m., Panel Room 1 —【OSHI NO KO】Panel. With Daisuke Hiramaki (director), Ciao Nekotomi (assistant director), Shimpei Yamashita (KADOKAWA producer). Hosted by Star Butler.
- 5:30 – 6:30 p.m., Private Signing Line —【OSHI NO KO】Autograph Session 1. With Hiramaki, Nekotomi and Yamashita.
And lastly on Day Three (Sunday, November 19) The Eminence in Shadow 2nd Season Panel presents director Kazuya Nakanishi and KADOKAWA Producer Kazufumi Kikushima, part of the production staff behind the currently streaming second season of this critically acclaimed, fan favorite isekai series known for its entertaining mix of fantasy, action and humor.
Sunday, Nov. 19
- 11 a.m. – 12 p.m., Panel Room 1 — The Eminence in Shadow 2nd Season Panel. With Kazuya Nakanishi (director), Kazufumi Kikushima (KADOKAWA Producer). Hosted by Star Butler.
- 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m., Private Signing Line —【OSHI NO KO】Autograph Session 2.
- 2:30 – 3:20 p.m., Private Signing Line — The Eminence in Shadow Autograph Session 2.
In addition to its premieres and panels, HIDIVE also invites attendees to visit its exhibit booth (#1423) for promotional giveaways and a variety of fan experiences all weekend long. The booth will be open daily during regular show hours throughout Anime NYC 2023.
- Friday: 2 p.m. – 8 p.m.
- Saturday: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
- Sunday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Register for Anime NYC 2023 at animenyc.com.