With renowned franchises like dragon ball and one piece Behind their backs, there is no doubt that Toei Animation is one of the most important and popular animation studios in the anime industry. Unfortunately, at the end of last week he was the victim of a cyber attack. The incident, out of sadness, will also affect thousands of fans.
Through a press release, Toei Animation announced that last Sunday, March 6, it was the victim of a cyber attack after an unauthorized third party tried to hack the company’s internal systems. After the incident arose, the decision was made to temporarily close the online store and other internal services as a security measure.
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The animation studio is currently working with a security company in order to identify the information that could have been compromised during the recent hack. Apparently, it is trying to discover if there was theft of some internal documents, emails or personal information, as well as user and customer data.
Digimon, Dragon Quest, One Piece, and Delicious Party Episodes Delayed Due to Cyber Attack
Unfortunately, this situation will prevent thousands of Japanese fans and the rest of the world from enjoying the new episodes of 4 popular anime from the company that are currently on air. This is because the system shutdown affected the production schedule.
Specifically, the new episodes of Digimon Ghost Game, one piece, Dragon Quest: The Adventures of Dai and Delicious Party: Pretty Cure will move its premiere to a date and time yet to be announced. Thus, these programs will broadcast previous chapters during the next weekend that includes March 12 and 13.
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The Japanese company explained that the production teams will announce the broadcast dates of the new episodes in the future.
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