Although Puella Magi Madoka Magica‘s unique anime sequence got here to a definitive finish (though that relies on how you are feeling concerning the movie sequels), the franchise has been dwelling a reasonably fruitful life via its current cell sport spin-off set in an alternate universe from the unique sequence. Fans have been shocked to seek out out that Magia Record could be branching out with a brand new anime mission of its personal this yr, however now it has been confirmed that the wait might be just a bit lengthy than anticipated.
During a particular occasion celebrating the Magia Record cell sport in Japan, it was revealed that the anime has been delayed from its preliminary launch window of 2019 to a presently unconfirmed launch in January 2020 in Japan. Studio SHAFT, the manufacturing studio behind the brand new anime, apologized to followers concerning the delay via its official Twitter account.
— シャフト (@shaft_official) September 8, 2019
Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story is directed by Gekidan Inu Curry and unique Madoka Magica sequence director Yukihiro Miyamoto for SHAFT. Takumi Ozawa is composing the music, Yota Tsuruoka is directing the sound, and the unique character designs are supplied by Ume Aoki. The anime sequence relies on the story discovered within the 2017 Madoka Magica Gaiden cell sport.
Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Gaiden follows a younger girl named Iroha Tamaki as she searches for her lacking youthful sister Ui within the unusual metropolis of Kamihama, the place numerous magical ladies are gathering to do battle. Meeting with Madoka, the principle character of the mainline sequence, as she’s trying to find a lacking Homura, Iroha turns into a magical girl fueled by a want to rescue her sister from a wierd sickness.
The anime sequence will characteristic an unique character, Kuroe, carried out by Kana Hanazawa, and she joins the beforehand confirmed solid of Momo Asakura as Iroha Tamaki, Sora Amamiya as Yachiyo Nanami, Shiina Natsukawa as Tsuruno Yui, Ayane Sakura as Felicia Mitsuki, Yui Ogura as Sana Futaba, Mikako Komatsu as Momoko Togame, Ayaka Ohashi as Kaede Akino, and Kaori Ishihara as Rena Minami.
Puella Magi Madoka Magica was initially produced as a joint effort between SHAFT and Aniplex. Directed by Akiyuki Shinbo and written by Gen Urobuchi, the sequence follows center faculty college students named Madoka and Sayaka who occur upon a mysterious creature named Kyubey. It tells them that they will have any want they need granted in trade for imbuing them with magical powers meant to battle witches. The sequence is very recognized by followers for twisting frequent conceptions of the magical girl style and customarily being a darkish sequence contrasting with its artwork design.