The first message said on "January 1st, Happy New Good Year 2013 all my friends!!
Greetings from far east Japan!!
This year 2013, we will ready to SACRIFICE Re-union.
Please support to us, booker and promoter and label etc.
We wanna go to oversea festivals and gigs!!
Stay Metal & Keep Rocking!!"
and on September 14th 2013 this was posted from Akira Sugichui's facebook page
We are going to Nagoya for band rehearsal now. Yes, it's band name ... SACRIFICE."
At this moment in time the band members besides Akira Sugiuchi (Singer) are unknown, but in the coming days more details should be announced.
This was an interview I conducted with Akira early last year and we did chat a little about a possible Sacrifice reunion.
Update on September 16th 2013 Akira Sugiuchi released a soundcloud file of a rehearsal take of Sacrifice doing Tank and Friday Nightmare from the Crest of Black Album
On September 27th on Akira Sugiuchi's facebook page the reunion lineup for Sacrifice was announced as
Akira Sugiuchi <vo> (SOLITUDE, SACRIFICE)
Shinji Tachi <ds> (THE G.A.T.E.S, MAGNESIUM, BURIED ALIVE, SACRIFICE, METALUCIFER, ex-SABBAT, MIDNIGHT RIDER, SATANAS)
Toru Nishida <b> (SOLITUDE, SACRIFICE)
Temis Osmond <g> (BLIND WITCH, ex-SABBAT)