On July 5, Yahoo! Japan reported that Chisa Yokoyama’s upcoming Sakura Wars Midsummer Festival: Anata ga Tanoshikereba show will be available to streaming audiences. Japanese customers will be able to purchase tickets to the show via online ticket agent ePlus.
Later that day, Chisa Yokoyama announced via her blog that a worldwide stream is also available for fans outside of Japan. Customers will be able to purchase tickets via Pony Canyon’s Zaiko streaming platform. The service accepts major credit cards, as well as Alipay, WeChat, and PayPal.
On both platforms, tickets to the show are priced at 3,500 yen ($25.71 USD).
Sakura Wars Midsummer Festival: Anata ga Tanoshikereba is a one-day show, which will be held on July 17 at 18:00 JST (7/17/2022 at 5:00AM EDT/2:00AM PDT). Digital archives will be available through July 23 for repeat viewing.
The Ueno Tourism Board is presenting the event, which will feature four returning members of the Sakura Wars cast:
- Chisa Yokoyama (Sakura Shinguji)
- Akio Suyama (Ichiro Ogami)
- Youichi Nishimura (Yantaro Nishimura)
- Velo Takeda (Beromucho Takeda)
Velo Takeda and Yoichi Nishimura are members of the “Dandy Shokai” acting troupe, which is advised by Sakura Wars series creator Oji Hiroi, and led by Velo Takeda. The group has made numerous appearances in Sakura Wars stage shows and OVAs as the Dandy Gang.