The Japanese Distribution Service Niconico listed that the eighth and last episode of the second season of anime magic record: Mahou Shoujo Madoka Magica Gaiden (Magic Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story), will be delayed a week to issue a special compilation. The official Twitter account has not yet issued any communiqué in this regard, but a confirmation is expected very soon.
This second season, officially titled as Magic Record: Mahou Shoujo Madoka Magica Gaiden 2nd Season - Kakusei Zenya (Season 2 - The Eve of Awakening), premiered on July 31 in Japan and is confirmed with a total of eight episodes. The Funimation platform issues it in the West on the same day of its premiere in Japan, while the Crunchyroll platform emits the episodes with a delay of a week.
On the other hand, the first season of animated adaptation was issued during the winter season-2020 (January-March), with a total of thirteen episodes. The franchise is based on a game for smartphones released for mobile devices in Japan in August 2017.
- 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.
- The Claris Musical Unit interprets the opening issue entitled "Careless", while the TRYSAIL musical unit interprets the closing issue "Lapis".
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.
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