On the official site for the animated adaptation of Magic Record: Mahou Shoujo Madoka Magica Gaiden (Magic Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story) A promotional image for the second season was published. The press release confirmed that the premiere is scheduled for the summer season-2021 (July-September) and also that the cast of voices and the production team of the first season will be back.
The first season of animated adaptation was issued during the winter season-2020 (January-March), with a total of thirteen episodes. Funimation Crunchyroll and Hidive platforms were in charge of its distribution in the West. The franchise is based on a game for smartphones released for mobile devices in Japan in August 2017.
Cast of voices
- Sora Amamiya as Yachiyo Nanami.
- Momo Asakura as Iroha Tamaki.
- Shiina Natsukawa as Tsuruno Yui.
- Yui Ogura as Healthy Futaba.
- Ayane Sakura as Felicia Mitsuki.
- Ai Nonaka as Kyouko Sakura.
- Gekidan Inu Curry (Dorinu) was responsible for the project management at the SHAF and Scripture Studies and Supervision of the Scripts.
- Junichirou Taniguchi is responsible for the direction of chief animation and the design of characters, under the supervision of Akiyuki Shinbo.
- Takumi Ozawa takes care of the composition of the soundtrack.
Synopsis of Magic Record: Mahou Shoujo Madoka Magica Gaiden
It is rumored that if a young man makes a deal with a white fairy, he will grant any wish that his heart wishes. However, in return, she will become a magic girl and she should risk her life to end feast and ferocious witches. Iroha Tamaki, a high school student of good heart from Takarazaki city, is the living proof that these rumors are true. Armed with a magic crossbow and the ability to heal wounds, Iroha looks for the labyrinths where the witches hide and defeat them before they can attack humans. However, Iroha does not remember his desire, and even Kyuubey, the white fairy himself, seems to have no idea what Iroha asked him. A day, Iroha listens to rumors of a city where "magical girls can be saved" and find it In a train at sunset towards the city of Kamihama. Unfortunately, she discovers that witches in Kamihama are much more powerful than usual. After the veteran magic girl Yachiyo Nanami is forced to save her, she Iroha swears never return. But when a casual encounter with a small Kyuubey seems to unleash distant memories, she is forced to investigate the mysterious city despite the danger.
Source: Comic Natalie
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