This September, Kyoto Animation’s Violet Evergarden spin-off anime will be released as originally scheduled.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, the premiere for Violet Evergarden Side-Story: Eternity and the Auto Memories Doll was scheduled for August 3 at Germany’s Animagic convention. According to the event’s organisers, the premiere will commence as planned “at the express request of the studio.”
Violet Evergarden was originally a light novel that debuted in 2015 and was published by Kyoto Animation. An anime series followed in 2018.
Violet Evergarden Side-Story: Eternity and the Auto Memories Doll is a spin-off movie and starting September 6, it will play in theatres only for a three-week run in Japan. No word about an international release.
Another Kyoto Animation movie, Violet Evergarden the Movie, was previously announced for a January 10 release in Japanese cinemas.