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10 Upcoming Anime That Got Pushed Back To 2021

September 17, 2020 594 votes 161 voters 3.7k views10 items

List RulesVote up the anime releases that you're most excited about.

Waiting a long time for a new anime series can be frustrating for some fans. Especially if it's a highly anticipated new season or an adaptation of their favorite manga series. Unfortunately, many anime that were slated to release in 2020 were delayed due to COVID-19. If you need an informative update on which series got pushed back or want to see what 2021 has to offer, then you'll find this list helpful. 

From season 2 of The Promised Neverland to the anime adaptation of Yoshitoki Oima's To Your Eternity, we're sad to see these series get delayed. Vote up the anime series that you wish would premiere sooner!

  • The highly anticipated second season of That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime was delayed from October 2020 to January 2021. The season's second cour will air from April 2021 to July 2021. This popular isekai anime follows a newly reincarnated slime named Rimaru as he embarks on a journey in a fantasy realm.

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  • Log Horizon's third season got pushed back from October 2020 to January 2021. Since it's first premiere in 2013, Log Horizon has become a popular series among many anime fans. It centers on the adventures of Japanese gamers who get whisked away into the virtual world of "Elder Tale," a popular MMORPG game. Fans of Sword Art Online and other isekai anime are sure to love this hidden gem.

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  • The Seven Deadly Sins: Judgeme is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 10 Upcoming Anime That Got Pushed Back To 2021
    Photo: The Seven Deadly Sins: Judgement of Fury / Studio Deen

    Many fans are eagerly waiting for The Seven Deadly Sins' fourth and final season. Its release was delayed from October 2020 to January 2021. Adapting the last remaining chapters from Nakaba Suzuki's completed manga, The Seven Deadly Sins: Judgement of Fury will conclude this beloved shonen anime with an epic finale.

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  • The Promised Neverland - Seaso is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 10 Upcoming Anime That Got Pushed Back To 2021
    Photo: The Promised Neverland / CloverWorks

    The Promised Neverland's second season was originally set to release in October 2020 but got pushed back to January 2021. After an amazing first season, it's no surprise that many fans were disappointed at the second season's delay. The fantasy thriller series follows the orphans at Grace Field House and their struggle to survive in a world that holds a shocking and chilling secret. 

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