Comiket Cancelled by Coronavirus

Continuing outbreak causes organizers to call off dojinshi event for the first time in its 45-year-history. Since its inception in 1975, this is the first time for Comiket to be cancelled. The spring event would have been the convention’s 98th iteration, but the decision to cancel it is undoubtedly a wise one.

Source: Comiket cancelled as coronavirus knocks off Tokyo’s biggest otaku celebration | SoraNews24 -Japan News-

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