Chise and Elias are set to continue their wonderful romance for the second series of Ancient Magus’s Bride, to premiere on April 20, 2023!
The Ancient Magus’ Bride is a slice-of-life fantasy show that was written by and illustrated by Kore Yamazaki. It is based on the tale of a child orphan aged 15 who is rescued by a demon sorcerer. The show received its first adaptation to television in the year 2017. It was announced that Season 2 is being developed and will be aired in April 2023.
The official trailer for season 2 shows the place where season 1 left and the thrilling storyline that is coming up in the next season.
Chise Hatori plays the female main character of the series. She’s had her life with only abuse and neglect. However, her world is transformed as she becomes a masked man that has strange abilities. He is referred to as a magician wizard with incredible abilities. Due to his magic, Chise is released from her bonds. She discovers that she is a “sleigh Peggy” and will be not only his pupil but also his bride.
The Ancient Magus’ Bride season 2
Although there’s not a lot of information on what will happen in the new season it was confirmed that the staff returning includes:
- Director: Kazuaki Terasawa
- Script: Aya Takaha, Yoko Yonaiyama, Chiaki Nishinaka
- Animation Production: Studio Kafka
- Character Design: Hirotaka Kato
- Chief Animation Director: Kohei Tokuoka
- Music: Junichi Matsumoto
- Music Production: Flying Dog
- Sound Director: Shoji Hata
- Sound Effects: Noriko Izumo
- Sound Production: Sound Team Don Juan
- Color Design: Yuko Kobari
- Art Director: Seiki Tamura
- Director of Photography: Mayo Suzuki
- CGO Director: Katsuaki Miyaji
- Special Effects: Chiptune
- Editing: Daisuke Imai
Additionally, the Japanese voice actors have returned in the 2nd season which includes:
- Atsumi Tanezaki as Chise Hatori. Atsumi is famous for her portrayals of Anya Forger in Spy x Family Spy x Family and the character Vivy in the movie Vivy: Fluorite EyEye’song.
- Ryota Takeuchi as Elias Ainsworth. Ryota is well-known for his role in the roles of Wakatoshi Ushijima on Haikyuu!! as well as Ren in DRAMAtical Murder.
- Kouki Uchiyama as Ruth. Kouki is famous to be the actor who played Meruem in Hunter and Hunter and Izumi Miyamura in the film Horimiya.
- Aya Endo as Silky. Aya is famous for her role in the roles of Gilgamesh and Komugi in Fate/Kaleid Liner Prisma Illya 2Wei Herz! and Komugi in Hunter x Hunter.
- Satoshi Hino as Mikhail Renfred. Satoshi is famous for his roles in Momonga in Overlord as well as Kyoujurou Rengoku on Demon Slayer.
- Mutsumi Tamura as Alice. Matsumi is famous for her character of Kakashi Hatake from Naruto Shippuden and Hirotaka Nifuji in Wotakoi Love is Hard in Wotakoi: Love is Hard for Otaku.