Aniplex, DelightWorks, and Type-Moon have announced Fate/Grand Order U.S.A. Tour 2019, which will begin with a pre-show night in Los Angeles on February 23, followed by a full day event on February 24. After, the tour will appear at Anime Central 2019 in Rosemont from May 17 to 19, Anime Expo 2019 in Los Angeles from July 4 to 7, Anime Weekend Atlanta 2019 from October 31 to November 3, and Anime NYC 2019 from November 15 to 17.
Here are the details for the opening event in Los Angeles:
California Market Center
110 E. 9th St.
Los Angeles, CA 90079
Dates and Times
- February 23, 2019 (Kickoff Night) from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. PT
- February 24, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. PT
- February 23, 2019 – $20
- February 24, 2019 – $30
- Two-Day (February 23 and 24) – $45
Ticket sales begin here on January 16, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. PT
The following stage events are planned for the Los Angeles event:
- 8:00 p.m. – Fate/Grand Order U.S.A. Tour Celebration Event – Featuring guests / panelists Satoshi Tsuruoka and Albert Kao (Aniplex of America Localization Producer).
- 11:30 a.m. – Anime Fate/Grand Order – Absolute Demonic Front Special Panel – Featuring guests / panelists Kana Ueda and Albert Kao (Aniplex of America Localization Producer).
- 1:30 p.m. – Fate/Grand Order Kana Ueda Special Panel – Featuring guests / panelists Kana Ueda and Albert Kao (Aniplex of America Localization Producer).
- 3:30 p.m. – Fate/Grand Order Special Panel – Featuring guests / panelists Kana Ueda, Yosuke Shiokawa, and Albert Kao (Aniplex of America Localization Producer).
Here are some more details on the guests:
Voice of Arash / Gilles de Rais / Caligula / Spartacus
Appearing: February 23
Satoshi Tsuruoka’s voice acting talents have been heard on stage, in video games, and in a vast amount of anime. He has been cast as the cautious cowboy Dyne of Sword Art Online II, as well as multiple Servants in the wildly popular Fate Series, including: Gilles de Rais (Fate/Zero, Fate/Apocrypha, Fate/Grand Order), Spartacus (Fate/Apocrypha, Fate/Grand Order), Caligula (Fate/Grand Order), and Arash (Fate/Grand Order).
Voice of Rin Tohsaka / Ishtar
Appearing: February 24
Ms. Ueda has brought to life to a variety of roles and characters through her voice acting. Her voice can be heard in shows such as: Gurren Lagann (Kinon), Re:Zero − Starting Life in Another World (Anastasia), and the Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha series (Hayate). One of Ms. Ueda’s most renowned roles is Rin Tohsaka from the Fate franchise, including Fate/stay night and Fate/Zero. In the mobile game Fate/Grand Order, she portrays the Servant Ishtar.
Creative Producer of the Fate/Grand Order Project
Appearing: February 24
He began his career in 2000 when he joined Square Co., Ltd. (presently Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd.). He was then seconded to Square Enix, Inc. (North America) in 2009. After holding positions in Square Enix Holdings and Tokyo RPG Factory, he joined DelightWorks, Inc. as a Creative Officer. In 2018, he became involved with the Fate/Grand Order Project as the Creative Producer, and is concurrently the studio head of DelightWorks Swallowtail Studios.
And finally, here is the list of attractions:
- Fate/Grand Order Monument – Check out the monument of epic proportions! This large-scale set piece will be nothing short of a masterpiece featuring an iconic scene that will tug at any fan’s heartstrings!
- Noble Phantasm Exhibit – See Servants’ Noble Phantasms as you’ve never seen them before! The exhibit will feature many weapons from the game, including both Jeanne d’Arc and Jeanne d’Arc (Alter)’s flags, Nero Claudius’s Aestus Estus, Gilgamesh’s sword Ea, and Leonardo da Vinci’s staff. Plus, don’t miss the unveiling of two never-before-seen 1:1 scale Noble Phantasms: Sakata Kintoki (Rider)’s Golden Bear and Altria Pendragon (Alter)’s Excalibur Morgan!
- Fate/Grand Order Memorial Message Wall – Write or draw on the message wall and forever be a part of the Fate/Grand Order U.S.A.
- Photo Op Area – Immerse yourself in the world of Fate/Grand Order with a chance to take photos on elaborate sets featuring scenes from the game. Plus, for the first time in the U.S., check out the AR Photo Spot where you can wield the powerful Excalibur!
- Fate/Grand Order VR Experience – Step into the virtual world and join Mash Kyrielight or Altria Pendragon on a new mission with the Fate/Grand Order VR Experience!
- Fate/Grand Order Duel -collection figure- Play Zone – Are you out of AP and Golden Fruit, but you still want to play Fate/Grand Order? Come on over to the Fate/Grand Order Duel Play Zone where you can challenge other Masters to the only official tabletop game from Fate/Grand Order.
- Challenge Quest Battle Zone – Show us your skills! Step up to the challenge as you compete in in-game quests alongside other Masters of Chaldea.
- Kigurumi Greeting Stage – The Female Protagonist returns with a vengeance! Get those cameras ready and come say hi to the kigurumi characters from “Learning with Manga” as they invade the U.S.!
- Cosplay Gathering Area – Come in your best cosplay and join us for cosplay gathering sessions throughout the
- Fate/Grand Order U.S.A. Tour 2019 Official Merchandise Store – Be the first to own tour-exclusive merchandise not available anywhere else!
Visit the Fate/Grand Order U.S.A. Tour 2019 official website here.