Elden Ring Composer Teases Next Project: Magical Art Anime
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Elden Ring Composer Teases Next Project: Magical Art Anime

Jul 09, 2024 12:07 PM

Witch Hat Atelier, the beloved manga series, has finally unveiled its first anime trailer at Anime Expo, promising a visually stunning adaptation. Fans had been anxious due to the long silence since the 2022 announcement, but the trailer from Bug Films has alleviated some concerns by beautifully capturing the essence of the original comic. Bug Films, known for Zom 100: Bucket List of the Dead, did face production issues in the past, but hopes are high for this new project.

The anime will be directed by Ayumu Watanabe, known for his work on Space Brothers and Komi Can't Communicate, with music composed by Yuka Kitamura, famous for scoring games like Dark Souls 3 and Elden Ring. The story follows Coco, a young girl who aspires to be a witch in a world where only those born with magic can wield it. After accidentally turning her mother to stone, she meets Qifrey, a mysterious witch who teaches her about magic. The series will stream on Crunchyroll in 2025.

Who is directing the Witch Hat Atelier anime?

Ayumu Watanabe, known for directing Space Brothers and Komi Can't Communicate, is directing the Witch Hat Atelier anime.

Witch Hat Atelier is a highly regarded manga series that combines stunning artwork with a captivating story. Created by Kamome Shirahama, the manga has won multiple awards and has been praised for its detailed art style and imaginative world-building. The anime adaptation hopes to bring the same magic to the screen, attracting both existing fans and new viewers alike.

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N3rdo N3rdo commented on: 2024-07-09 12:24:02
Super stoked to see Witch Hat Atelier finally getting an anime adaptation With Ayumu Watanabe and Yuka Kitamura on board, it's shaping up to be a visual and auditory treat for both manga fans and newcomers.
Miss Peachy Miss Peachy commented on: 2024-07-09 12:18:02
Seeing the beloved Witch Hat Atelier manga finally brought to life with Ayumu Watanabe at the helm and Yuka Kitamura on music duties is super exciting The trailer looks visually stunning, and it's reassuring to see Bug Films capture the series' magical essence—2025 can't come soon enough
Rolling R!ck Rolling R!ck commented on: 2024-07-09 12:12:02
Man, that Witch Hat Atelier trailer looks amazing Ayumu Watanabe and Yuka Kitamura are a killer combo—this could be one of the most beautiful and epic anime adaptations yet.
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