Aniplex today (7th January) announces a new 10th anniversary project to commemorate the debut of TV anime “Puella Magi Madoka Magica” (魔法少女まどか☆マギカ). A new website, visual and logo by character designer Ume Aoki are also revealed to celebrate the project. Details of the project will be revealed on the website later.
The “Puella Magi Madoka Magica” TV anime premiered in January 2011. It is animated by Shaft and created by Magica Quartet, an artist collective consisting of director Akiyuki Shinbo, screenwriter Gen Urobuchi, original character designer Ume Aoki, and producer Atsuhiro Iwakami.
The story follows a group of middle school girls, led by protagonist Madoka Kaname, who make supernatural contracts to become magical girl. In battling surreal enemies known as “witches”, they learn of the anguish and peril associated with their new roles.
▍“Magia Record” Celebration Events
The smartphone game “Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story” will hold several campaigns during January 8 ~ 15 to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the anime series.
The 10th Anniversary Pick-up Gacha will feature the following ★4 magical girl and 1 ★4 character is guaranteed for 10 draws.
■ Madoka Kaname (鹿目 まどか)
■ Homura Akemi (暁美 ほむら)
■ Mami Tomoe (巴 マミ)
■ Sayaka Miki (美樹 さやか)
■ Kyoko Sakura (佐倉 杏子)
10 times gacha draw tickets will also be available to exchange in the Support Pt Shop.