Golden Kamuy Anime Episodes 43-49 Postponed: Due to the sudden death of a key staff member, Golden Kamuy episodes 43–49 (season 4, episodes 7–13) have been pushed back.
The first few episodes of the fourth season of the Golden Kamuy anime show have been very good.
After six episodes, the anime has an impressive 8.32/10 rating on MyAnimeList. This makes it the sixth highest-rated Fall anime, above shows like Blue Lock, My Hero Academia, and To Your Eternity.
But the anime will now go on an indefinite break. Here’s everything you need to know about the delay of Golden Kamuy episodes 43–49 after the death of a key staff member in the making of the show.
Golden Kamuy Anime Episodes 43-49 Postponed
On November 8, the official Japanese website for the anime series Golden Kamuy announced that episodes 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, and 49 (Season 4 episodes 7–13) would not be shown as planned.
Since the Japanese broadcast has been delayed, so has the release of these episodes on Crunchyroll for fans in other countries.
One of the main people working on Golden Kamuy passed away on November 1, which is why the event had to be put off. This was explained in the original news post.
The post then said that episodes 43–49 would not be shown until later, and that the team is also looking to change when the Blue-Ray DVDs will be sold.
According to the post, Golden Kamuy will “announce the new broadcasting and distribution date and time and the Blu-ray&DVD release date on our official website and official Twitter as shortly as the details are decided.”
Golden Kamuy number of episodes
The fourth season of The Golden Kamuy has 13 episodes.
According to the news that episodes 43–49 will be delayed, these episodes are the last ones from the most recent season.
Season 4 of Golden Kamuy is the first season to have more than 12 episodes. Each of the three previous seasons only had 12 episodes.
But each of the previous seasons had a number of special chapters as well.