The Irregular at Magic High School has confirmed the release date of the new Reminiscence Arc anime special with a new trailer! The second season of the anime ended in 2020, and as part of the celebration of the 10th anniversary of the original Tsutomu Sato light novel series, the franchise has branched out with both a new spin-off anime on Miyuki but will also be returning for a new anime special later this year. In fact, the latest trailer for this upcoming special has officially set a pretty surprising release date for the start of this new arc.
While The Irregular at Magic High School: Reminiscence Arc was previously billed as a third season of the anime, it will now debut with a new special project premiering December 31 in Japan. It will debut as part of a special New Years celebration and, to celebrate, has released an all-new trailer with the new theme song, “Ripe Aster,” performed by Kairi Yagi. You can check out the latest trailer for the upcoming anime on its official Twitter account below:
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2021 年 12 月 31 日 （金） 放送 ◢◤
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– TV ア ニ メ 「魔法 科 高校 の 劣等 生」 シ リ ー ズ (@mahouka_anime) December 4, 2021
Risako Yoshida returns from the feature film and second season of The Irregular at Magic High School to direct the new season at Eight-Bit alongside Jimmy Stone. Munemasa Nakamoto returns to write the scripts for the new season, Taku Iwasaki returns to compose the music, and Kana Ishida is once again providing character design. The comeback and new additions to the cast include Yuichi Nakamura as Tatsuya Shiba, Saori Hayami as Miyuki Shiba, Kikuko Inoue as Miya Shiba, and Aya Endo as Honami Sakurai. The Arc of Reminiscence actually takes place in Volume 8 of Sato’s original light novels, and Yen Press has cleared the novels for release in English.
They describe the Arc of Reminiscence as such: “Looking at Miyuki and Tatsuya now, it can be hard to imagine them as anything other than loving siblings. But it wasn’t always so … There is At three years old, Miyuki was still uncomfortable with his older brother.The rest of their family treated him no better than a humble servant, even though he was the perfect keeper, watching over Miyuki as she led normal life in college. But what really bothered her was that he showed no emotions or his own thoughts. However, when danger arises on a fateful trip to Okinawa, their relationship as a brother and sister will change forever … ”
What do you think of this new look at the Arc de Réminiscence? Are you excited to see the sequel to The Irregular at Magic High School? Let us know all your thoughts on this in the comments! You can even contact me directly about anything animated and other cool stuff. @Valdezologie on Twitter!