The Tokyo Babylon 2021 anime has been canceled due to accusations relating to plagiarism. The official web site for the animated adaptation launched a statement in full relating to the state of affairs. As a consequence, the present collection might be discontinued and official web sites and social media accounts connected to the venture might be closed on April 30, 2021. [Thanks, Famitsu!]
Originally, one allegation of plagiarism had been introduced to mild relating to a personality design for Tokyo Babylon 2021. However, quite a few different situations of plagiarism have been discovered shortly after. This led to an official investigation, which revealed that there have been a number of different stolen ideas or character designs. The official web site states that whereas two have been initially identified, many others have been found throughout the investigation.
After discussions with CLAMP, it was determined that the present manufacturing studio, GoHands, can be faraway from the venture. Due to these situations of plagiarism the Tokyo Babylon 2021 anime has been canceled. However, CLAMP nonetheless has plans to create an adaptation of the Tokyo Babylon manga. CLAMP is at present in search of one other studio to deal with the variation. The assertion closes with an apology to the followers who could have been wanting ahead to the variation.
Tokyo Babylon 2021 was scheduled to debut in April 2021.