Aniplex's official select store Aniplex+ will start accepting exclusive pre-orders for a new 1/8 scale figure of Ultimate Madoka from the 2013 film Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Movie: Rebellion at 10:00 on February 19 (JST). The 44 cm-tall item is produced based on an illustration drawn by the franchise's original character designer Ume Aoki. Check the details after the jump!
A new PV is out for the Madoka Magica spinoff game Magia Record, featuring game footage, new characters, and more. What's the story behind Iroha and her missing sister? Find out the latest after the jump!
In 2012, Houbunsha launched Manga Time Kirara Magica, a manga magazine comprised of Puella Magi Madoka Magica spin-offs. It was initially bimonthly, but went monthly between October 2013 and the end of the year. Now, issue 30 of the magazine announces plans to slow down its publication with a move to an irregular release schedule. More after the jump.
Three new Nendoroid figures have gone on sale from Good Smile Company. And, for once, Homura Akemi from Madoka Magica has the crowd's most affable expression. The adorable kimono version of Homuhomu is dressed for winter, but shipping in July. She's joined that month by Haikyu!!'s Keiji Akaashi (a month after teammate Kotaro Bokuto). Then, Naruto's Kakashi Hatake ships in August. Get a look after the jump.
Devil Homura and QB aren't necessarily a pair that suggest an upbeat new year. Yet, Madoka Magica anime character designer Junichiro Taniguchi featured an the ominous version of Homura is his message thanking fans for following him on social media and wishing them the best in 2017. Then, anime studio Shaft tapped Nobuhiro Sugiyama for another taken on the duo.
It's hard to believe that there was a time when none of us knew just how dark Madoka Magica was going to be. Check out some of the magazine spreads shared by Yaraon! users as they take a look back at pre-debut advertising. It presents a much different image... one that lasted until about the third episode. Hit the jump to take alook!
Get ready to ante up -- your chance at being a magical girl is just around the corner when Magia Record goes live in spring 2017! A new PV has been released, with more information on the new magical girl joining Madoka in her weird world of entropy. Hit the jump to see everything we know so far!
Along with the tour of exhibits marking the 40th anniversary of anime studio Shaft, Bandai has been doing their part for the MadoGatari celebration with a series of prize campaigns. Monogatari's Hitagi Senjōgahara and Madoka Magica's Madoka Kaname swap outfits for interlocking Crane King prize figures. Mami and Shinobu swapped theirs. All four were featured in Ichiban Kuji lottery art. And now, it's getting dangerous.