You can watch BTS from the comfort of your own home (in ultra high definition) this October.
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In a notice issued by Weverse, it's been announced that BTS will be streaming their concert MAP OF THE SOUL ON:E on 10 October (Saturday) and 11 October (Sunday).
[공지] #BTS MAP OF THE SOUL ON:E 온라인 라이브 스트리밍 & #BTS EXHIBITION ‘MAP OF THE SOUL ON:E (오,늘)’ 온라인 전시 상세 안내 (+ENG/JPN/CHN)https://t.co/c9AWvXHkU6— BTS_official (@bts_bighit) September 15, 2020
"We, BTS, are not seven; we will be the story of you, me, and of us all." BTS stay connected with fans in record-breaking virtual concert, MAP OF THE SOUL ON:E
Check out the start times in your region here:
Day 1: October 10
3 AM - Pacific Standard Time (US)
5 AM - Colombia, Peru, Mexico
6 AM - Eastern Standard Time (US), Chile
7 AM - Brazil, Argentina
3:30 PM - India Standard Time
5 PM - Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam
6 PM - Philippines, Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong
7 PM - Korea, Japan
9 PM - Australia
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Day 2: October 11
12 AM - Pacific Standard Time (US)
2 AM - Colombia, Peru, Mexico
3 AM - Eastern Standard Time (US), Chile
4 AM - Brazil, Argentina
12:30 PM - India Standard Time
2 PM - Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam
3 PM - Philippines, Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong
4 PM - Korea, Japan
6 PM - Australia
According to translations, the livestream includes six multi-view screens to provide a fuller experience for the concert. Fans can also watch the concert in 4K resolution, which can be chosen when purchasing tickets on the Weverse shop. Click here to test if your device supports 4K.
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A total of 2 devices may be used for each ticket login and the livestream will only be available through the link provided by the Weverse shop. Subtitles in Korean, English, Japanese, and Mandarin will be provided during the livestream.
For fans who wish to see BTS one more time, delayed single-view streaming will be available on the day after each performance.
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In a press release, Big Hit Entertainment shared "We have prepared never-before-seen stages and various setlists for fans who must have felt disappointed by the cancellation of offline concerts due to COVID-19. Some songs will also be given variations across the two days. We hope you look forward to BTS MAP OF THE SOUL ON:E."
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An online exhibition is also happening the following day, and will spread itself across one month until 13 November. As it will be happening in a 3D virtual space, it can only be viewed on the PC, and requires visitors to download a client programme.
Tickets to the concerts and the exhibition are sold exclusively at the Weverse shop. While the majority of the items are available to all customers, some are sold in limited quantities to BTS Global Official Fanclub (ARMY) Membership holders only. Get tickets here.
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If you've already got your concert tickets, special MAP OF THE SOUL ON:E merch will be available for preorder from October 12 (11 AM KST) until October 15 (6 PM KST).
[#MOS_ONE D-1]— BTS_official (@bts_bighit) October 9, 2020
MOS ON:E Ticket Purchasers only SPECIAL MERCH Pre-Order Announcement
📣 Notice: https://t.co/2foPlnr74q
🎫Ticket at: https://t.co/AyftguTFq8#BTS #방탄소년단 #MapOfTheSoulOne #BTS콘서트 pic.twitter.com/FRQAdlg9kH
For streaming-related questions, send them an email here.
Here's a guide from BTS on how to enjoy a show from home: