The eleventh episode of the television anime of Shinobu Ohtaka‘s Orient manga has been preempted on the TV Tokyo channel due to an earthquake and ensuing tsunami warnings on Wednesday. There has not been any indication as to when the episode will air.

An earthquake of magnitude 7.3 occurred off the coast of Fukushima prefecture in northern Japan on Wednesday at 11:36 p.m. (10:36 a.m. EDT). Fukushima and Miyagi (the prefectures closest to the earthquake’s epicenter) issued a one-meter tsunami warning.

The Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO), which covers Tokyo and surrounding prefectures, is in the intervening time verifying if there are not any new irregularities on the Fukushima nuclear power vegetation. However, TEPCO reported about 2.1 million households have misplaced power in Tokyo and eight surrounding prefectures. At least 154,000 households misplaced power in northern Japan.

The Tokyo MX channel has aired the In the Land of Leadale, Love of Kill, and Tokyo twenty fourth Ward anime as scheduled on Wednesday night time time, nevertheless the channel overlaid tsunami warnings and earthquake bulletins on its programming.

A robust magnitude-9.1 earthquake struck off the coast of northeastern Japan on March 11, 2011 at 2:46 p.m., and a sequence of aftershocks adopted. Tsunami waves hit Miyagi and completely different northeastern prefectures, and over 15,000 lives have been misplaced in the overall disaster.

The Orient anime premiered in Japan on January 5. Crunchyroll is streaming the anime, and will be streaming an English dub.

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