The 2011 popular Japanese anime, Puella Magi Madoka Magica, follows the story of a group of middle school girls who make supernatural contracts to become magical girls to fight off their surreal enemies, Witches.
Created by Magica Quartet, the anime became a commercial success for its various themes, visuals and of course the magical girl genre.
With the opening of the commemorative website for Puella Magi Madoka Magica’s 10th Anniversary, a logo and illustration were released on the official page.
“Magical girl Madoka ☆ Magica “10th Anniversary Project Starts!
A new project to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the broadcast will start! Check the commemorative website for details!
https://10th.madoka-magica.comEnglish Translation, Twitter Translate
There is only one takeaway from this post and more details will be revealed about the project in the days to come.
A logo and an illustration by the anime’s original character designer, Ume Aoki were released on the website. Known for her distinctive style with a wide face, Aoki is widely recognized for publishing several doujinshi in the past under the circle name, apricot+.
They even released a new visual designed by Aoki on the official website to commemorate the project.
We can expect commemorative illustrations from various illustrators for the 10th anniversary of Puella Magi Madoka Magica from January 14th. These illustrations will be regularly published on the official page.
It currently features messages from the original staff behind the anime, including the original director of the anime, Akiyuki Shinbo.
It still remains unknown to whether this project will include a new anime or not!
Both the original 2011 TV anime series Puella Magi Madoka Magica and the 2020 spin-off TV anime series Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story are currently streaming on Crunchyroll.
About Puella Magi Madoka Magica
The anime follows a group of girls who become Magical Girls to fight witches who destroy the lives of people. The creature who turns ordinary girls into magical girls is Kyubey, and it grants the girls’ wishes once they agree to battle witches.
Unfortunately, it seems that having your wish granted also comes with a terrible price…