Something inside all of us wants to break free of the daily constraints of life and wander around unknown places. The hunger for discovering the world lies dormant in us and urges us to break free of routines. Wandering Witch: The Journey of Elaina tells a story that tingles the wanderers in us.
The official website of Wandering Witch: The Journey of Elaina has just released the second promotional video of the anime. The trailer has been released on the Youtube channel of Kadokawa and season one will debut in October 2020.
The trailer portrays a narration by the protagonist, Elaina, while she rides on her broomstick. She introduces herself as a traveler who goes on many journeys. She is someone who has always dreamed of adventures and now will have one herself. She looks forward to unexpected encounters and farewells.
The sixth visual for the anime has also been released. It portrays Elaina and Sheila. Sheila is the master witch to a pupil named Saya.
Cast members of the anime are:
- Elaina by Kaede Hondo
- Sheila by Yoko Hikasa
- Saya by Tomoyo Kurosawa
- Flan by Kana Hanazawa
C2C is animating the series, while Toshiyuki Kubooka is in charge of directing. Series composition and the character design are handled by Kazuyuki Fudeyasu and Takeshi Oda, respectively. “Haiiro no Saga” or “Gray Saga” is the ending theme of the anime performed by Chouchou.
The anime is inspired by a light novel series of the same name. It is written by Jougi Shiraishi and illustrated by Azure. It was first serialized in 2016, and Yen Press licensed it for North America. The light novel has also been adapted into a manga, which is illustrated by Itsuki Nanao and is serialized in the Manga UP! magazine by Square Enix since 2018.
About Wandering Witch
Wandering Witch: The Journey of Elaina is a light novel series written by Jougi Shiraishi and illustrated by Azure.
The plot portrays the journey of a wandering witch called Elaina, who travels around the world with no particular purpose. She becomes a part of the stories of whoever she meets on her way. At the end of the journey of a witch, she selects another apprentice to take on the trip for her, and the cycle continues with a new witch and new stories.