A new commercial has been released for the The IDOLM@STER: Cinderella Girls anime. This new video is announcing the first Blu-ray and DVD volume of the series and the contents of the release. The first volume will contain the first 2 episode of the anime and: a special Music CD with Volume 1 of the 346Pro IDOL Selection, a series of images and storyboards, animation cels, a special digipack drawn by character designer Yuusuke Matsuo, and a recording of the New Years special. The anime itself is directed by Noriko Takao (The iDOLM@STER, The Disappearance of Haruhi Suzumiya) and produced by A-1 Pictures (Sword Art Online, Aldnoah.Zero).
The first volume of The IDOLM@STER: Cinderella Girls Blu-ray and DVD will be releasing in Japan on April 23rd. The BD will cost ¥6,800 (~ $57.80 USD) and the DVD will cost ¥5,800 (~ $49.30 USD).
Here is the main visual of the anime:
Here is a synopsis of the series from MAL:
There are many idols with long-established talent agency 346 Production. And now the company is starting a new program, the Cinderella Project!
Girls leading normal lives…
They are chosen to be aspiring idols and see another world for the first time in this Cinderella story. Can they all climb the stairs that lead to the palace?
The magic begins now…