The official website of the anime adaptation of the Magia Record: Mahou Shoujo Madoka☆Magica Gaiden (Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story: Magia Record) has revealed the second promotional video for the series’ second season. The new video introduces new characters from the upcoming season and also previews the anime’s Opening theme song, Careless by ClariS.
The first episode of Magia Record Season 2 will premiere at midnight on Saturday, July 31st (effectively Sunday) on Tokyo MX.
Here is the previous PV:
The main voice cast will return for season 2:
- Momo Asakura (Ayumi Otosaka in Charlotte) reprises her role as Iroha Tamaki
- Shiina Natsukawa (Nonoka Komiya from Sora no Method) as Yachiyo Nanami
- Emiri Katou (Mayoi Hachikuji in Bakemonogatari) returns as Kyuubey
- Kana Hanazawa (Kanade Tachibana from Angel Beats!) joins the cast to voice Kuroe
- Yui Ogura (Tsukiko Tsutsukakushi from Hentai Ouji to Warawanai Neko.) as Sana Futaba
- Ayaka Ohashi (Uzuki Shimamura in The [email protected]: Cinderella Girls) voices Kaede Akino
- Sora Amamiya (Miia from Monster Musume) voicing as Yachiyo Nanami
- Ayane Sakura (Ochaco Uraraka from Boku no Hero Academia) returns to voice Mitsuki Felicia
- Mikako Komatsu (Neko in K) as Togame Momoko
- Kaori Ishihara (Aladdin in Magi: The Kingdom of Magic) voicing the role of Rena Minami
The leading members of the production staff return as well:
- Director and Series Composer: Gekidan Inu Curry (Mahou Shoujo Madoka☆Magica Designer)
- Anime Character Designer and Chief Animation Director: Junichirou Taniguchi (Prison School, Mahou Shoujo Madoka☆Magica)
- Art Director: Ken Naito (Owarimonogatari, Mahou Shoujo Madoka☆Magica)
- Colour Designer: Jin Hibino (Kizumonogatari, Mahou Shoujo Madoka☆Magica)
- Music Composer: Takumi Ozawa (Hidan no Aria, Divine Gate)
- Animation Studio: Shaft (Nisekoi, Mahou Shoujo Madoka★Magica)
The game itself is a spin-off of the Mahou Shoujo Madoka☆Magica (Puella Magi Madoka Magica) anime, a mobile JRPG that follows the story of the original character Iroha Tamaki.
Here is the synopsis from MAL:
She has a loving family and best friends, laughs and cries from time to time… Madoka Kaname, an eighth grader of Mitakihara middle school, is one of those who lives such a life. One day, she had a very magical encounter. She doesn’t know if it happened by chance or by fate yet. This is a fateful encounter that can change her destiny—this is a beginning of the new story of the magical girls.