Kadokawa began streaming the first promotional video for the character for the TV anime Piero Karasu‘s The magical revolution of the reincarnated princess (Tensei Ōjo to Tensai Reijō no Mahō Kakumei) light novel on Wednesday. The video highlights Anisphia von Palletia, a princess who develops a unique magical theory based on memories from her past life.
The anime will premiere in Japan on January 4 AT-X, Tokyo MX, TV Aichi, Kansai TVand BS11. The show will stream in Japan on Abema.
Sayaka Senbongi playing the role of Anisphia von Palletia, and Manaka Iwami plays the role of Euphyllia Magenta.
Other cast members include:
Shingo Tamaki (Oh girl, Ahiru no Sora) directs the anime towards diomedea. Wataru Watarithe author of My teen romantic comedy is wrong, as I expected light novel series, is responsible for the series scripts. Naomi Ide (The enigmatic story of the devil, Can Colle, Domestic girlfriend) designs the characters.
HaNaTan will perform the show’s opening theme song “Arc-en-Ciel.” Anisphia’s voice actress Sayaka Senbongi and Euphyllia’s voice actress Manaka Iwami will perform the closing theme song “Only for You”.
Yen pressure licensed both the light novels and its manga adaptation. Yen pressure describes the story:
Despite her supposed ineptitude with ordinary magic, Princess Anisphia defies the aristocracy’s expectations by developing “magicology”, a unique theory of magic based on memories of her past life. One day she witnesses the brilliant noblewoman Euphyllia being unjustly stripped of her title as the kingdom’s next monarch. That’s when Anisphia hatches a plan to help Euphyllia regain her good name—which somehow involves them living together and researching magic! Little do these two ladies know, however, that their chance meeting will change not only their own future, but that of the kingdom…and the entire world!
Piero Karasu began serializing the story in Shōsetsuka ni Narō! website in February 2019, ending it in June 2020. He later began writing epilogue chapters for the story from August 2020 to August 2021. He also wrote a prologue chapter for the full story in September 2020. Kadokawa published the first printed volume of the story with illustrations by Yuri Kisaragi in January 2020. Kadokawa released the fifth novel volume on August 20.
Harutsugu Nadaka launched a manga adaptation of the novels in Kadokawa‘s Dengeki Maoh magazine in July 2020. Kadokawa published the manga’s fourth compiled book volume on August 26.
Yen pressure released the first novel on April 12, and released the second novel on August 16. Yen pressure released the first volume of the manga on May 24, and published the second volume of the manga on September 6. The fourth novel volume and the manga’s fourth composite book volume will be released on April 18 and June 20, respectively.
Sources: Press release, The magical revolution of the reincarnated princess anime’s website
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