Aniplus Asia announced on their social media that Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story [Magia Record] 2nd Season -The Eve of Awakening- will premiere on August 1 at 12:30 AM (GMT+8). Subsequent episodes will air every Saturday.
Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story’s first season premiered on January 4, 2020 with 13 episodes. It is based on the mobile game by f4samurai, which is inspired by the 2011 Puella Magi Madoka Magica anime. Crunchyroll describes the anime as:
In exchange for the fulfillment of a wish, Magical Girls keep fighting, unbeknownst to the rest of the world. But Iroha Tamaki can’t seem to remember her wish. “When I became a Magical Girl, what did I wish for again?” There is a gaping hole in her life. Something important has been lost. But she continues to fight every day, without even knowing why… Then, a rumor begins to spread among Magical Girls. “Magical Girls can be saved if they go to Kamihama.” Kamihama City, the city where Magical Girls and Uwasa are gathering. The story of Iroha Tamaki, in search of her lost wish, begins…
[Magia Record] 2nd Season -The Eve of Awakening-’s staff includes Gekidan Inu Curry (Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story) as chief director and series script supervisor, Yukihiro Miyamoto (Puella Magi Madoka Magica series director) as assistant director, Junichirō Taniguchi (Madoka Magica chief animation director) as director and character designer, Akiyuki Simbo (Puella Magi Madoka Magica director) as animation supervisor, and Takumi Ozawa as music composer. SHAFT is producing the anime. TrySail is performing the ending song, titled “Lapis.”
Meanwhile, the cast includes Momo Asakura as Iroha Tamaki, Sora Amamiya as Yachiyo Nanami, Shīna Natsukawa as Tsuruno Yui, Ayane Sakura as Felicia Mitsuki, Yui Ogura as Sana Futaba, Mikako Komatsu as Momoko Togame, Ayaka Ohashi as Kaede Akino, Kaori Ishihara as Rena Minami, and Kana Hanazawa as Kuroe.
Source: Aniplus Asia