Advance screening event for its first episode will be held on December 22
The official website for the long-awaited TV anime adaptation of the late Tomohiro Matsu (Listen to Me, Girls. I Am Your Father!)'s unfinished romantic comedy light novel series Hatena☆Illusion announced today that it is set to premiere on BS Nittele and MBS on January 9, 2020, then on Tokyo MX one day later.
Prior to the TV premiere, an advance screening event for its first episode is scheduled to be held at Space FS Shiodome in Tokyo at 19:00 on December 22, 2019. The anime 's four main voice cast: Aina Suzuki (Kana "Hatena" Hoshisato), Yoshitsugu Matsuoka (Makoto Shiranui), Miyu Tomita (Yumemi Hoshisato), and M.A.O (Ema Sakurai) will also join for a talk show. Its 3,500-yen ticket will be available between December 13 and 15 on ePlus.
Main Voice Cast:
- Kana "Hatena" Hoshisato: Aina Suzuki
- Makoto Shiranui: Yoshitsugu Matsuoka
- Yumemi Hoshisato: Miyu Tomita
- Ema Sakurai: M.A.O
- Kokomi Kikyoin: Sumire Uesaka
- Mariah Grene: Satomi Arai
- Mamoru Hoshisato: Yoshimasa Hosoya
- Maeve Hoshisato: Yoshino Nanjo
- Jeeves Wodehouse: Takashi Matsuyama
- Gaugau: ???
Makoto Shiranui, who has just become a freshman in junior high school, goes to Tokyo to become a disciple of Mamoru Hoshisato, a world-famous magician who was an acquaintance of his parents. He has always admired magicians since he saw the show by Mamoru Hoshiri and his wife Maeve when he was a child, and he is also a childhood friend of their daughter Kana (nicknamed Hatena). In Tokyo, the incidents by a beautiful female phantom thief have created a sensation, but Makoto has no anxiety because there is still Hatena. At the Hoshisato family's house, which is called a haunted house, the butler Jeeves and the maid Ema welcome Makoto, then he finally meets again with Hatena. She seems so happy to be with him, but there are gaps in their conversation, and finally --!
OP song "Magic Words" short MV by Liyuu:
ED song "Hikari-iro no Uta" MV by Aina Suzuki:
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