The official website for the recently announced anime adaptation of Ishizuka Chihiro’s Flying Witch manga has revealed a new visual. The anime will air in April 2016.
The staff for the upcoming series include:
- Director: Sakurabi Katsushi (Asatte no Houkou., Kamisama no Memochou, Shingetsutan Tsukihime)
- Scripts: Akao Deko (Arakawa Under the Bridge, Gintama 2015, Nazo no Kanojo X)
- CharacterDesign: Yasuno Masato (episode animation director on Little Busters!, Danmachi)
- AnimationStudio: J.C. Staff (Sakurasou no Pet na Kanojo, Prison School, Toradora!)
Flying Witch is a Japanese manga series by Chihiro Ishizuka. It has been serialized since September 2012 in Kodansha’s shounen manga magazine Bessatsu Shounen Magazine and collected in three tankobon volumes. The manga was first published as a one-shot on July 9, 2010 in the same magazine. An anime television series adaptation has been announced for April 2016.
Synopsis from MAL
The series follows 15-year-old Makoto Kowata who moves from Yokohama to sleepy Aomori in northern Japan in order to train as a witch. While living with second cousins Kei and Chinatsu, she enjoys her daily life with the other boys and girls in the area.
Genres: Comedy, Shounen, Slice of Life, Supernatural
Source: Official Website