Slayers fans, mark your calendars for March 29th, 2020!

To commemorate 30 years since the original light novel series (written by Hajime Kanzaka and illustrated by Rui Araizumi) was published by Fujimi Fantasia Bunko in January 1990, Kadokawa is planning a whole series of events in 2020, beginning with a grand celebration at Tokyo City Dome Hall.

As many anime fans surely know, the sword-and-sorcery comedy adventure became one of the most popular series of the 1990s, and has been adapted into several manga titles, role-playing video games, and other media, not to mention additional TV anime adaptations in 2008 and 2009, several OVAs and feature-length films. As a result, it has gained a loyal fan-base around the world.

Slayers 30th Year Commemorative Event

More details will emerge in the months to come, but here is what we know about this first ever independent event for the Slayers series:


The event is officially called 『スレイヤーズ30周年記念イベント ~集まってくんないと暴れちゃうぞ!~』Slayers sanjūshūnen kinen event: atsumatte kunnai to abarechau zo! (Slayers 30th Year Commemorative Event: If you don't show up, I'll go on a rampage!), and will feature an all-star cast including the legendary Megumi Hayashibara (the voice of Lina Inverse), Yasunori Matsumoto (the voice of Gourry Gabriev), Maria Kawamura (the voice of Naga the Serpent) and many more!


Date and Time

  • March 29th, 2020
  • Daytime: Doors open at 13:00, show starts at 14:00
  • Nighttime: Doors open at 18:00, show starts at 19:00
  • * Subject to change

Ticketing information

  • Participate in advanced lottery at the official page on e+ ticketing portal
  • Premium ticket with prizes: 13,000 JPY (excl. tax), arena seating, replica of original drawing by Rui Araizumi and original wristband
  • Normal ticket: 8,500 JPY (excl. tax): balcony area seating
  • Lottery open until November 3rd 23:59 (JST)
  • Notes: All seats assigned | Under elementary school age not admitted | 2 ticket limit per person | Separate handling fees | Premium ticket prizes awarded on day of event.

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By - Ben K.