THE IRREGULAR AT MAGIC HIGH SCHOOL THE MOVIE -THE GIRL WHO SUMMONS THE STARS- TO BE RELEASED IN SELECT U.S. THEATERS IN JULY
Anime’s Favorite Magic High School Coming to a Theater Near You!
PASADENA, CA (June 14, 2017) – Azoland Pictures and Aniplex of America announced the forthcoming theatrical release of The Irregular at Magic High School the Movie -The Girl who Summons the Stars-. Following the U.S. premiere at Anime Expo in Los Angeles, California this summer, the film will be released in select U.S. theaters on July 28. The film will be distributed by Azoland Pictures. Tickets are available now on the official website: http://mahouka.us/
One of the most prolific franchises within the anime community, The Irregular at Magic High School the Movie -The Girl who Summons the Stars- comes three years after the television series premiered, with an all new story by author Tsutomu Sato. Known simply as Mahouka by its most dedicated and enthusiastic fan base, The Irregular at Magic High School was adapted from a light novel series which continues to be one of the top selling light novels in Japan with over 7.7 million copies sold.
About The Irregular at Magic High School the Movie -The Girl who Summons the Stars-
Many months have passed and the spring season is almost upon them. The “irregular” elder brother Tatsuya and his smart younger sister Miyuki realize that their first year at Magic High School is about to come to a close. The siblings and their friends decide to spend spring break at a private villa on Ogasawara Island. Tatsuya and the others make the most of their brief vacation until a young girl named Kokoa appears before them. The mysterious young girl who escaped from a naval base tells Tatsuya her one wish…
For details on The Irregular at Magic High School the Movie -The Girl who Summons the Stars-, please visit: http://mahouka.us/
Original Story: Tsutomu Sato (Published in Dengeki Bunko)
Director: Risako Yoshida
Original Illustration / Character Design / Chief Animation Director: Kana Ishida
Screenplay: Tsutomu Sato / Muneo Nakamoto (WriteWorks)
Music: Taku Iwasaki
Art Setting: Hiromasa Ogura
Art Design: Yuuho Taniuchi / Kazushi Fujii
Mecha Design: IZUMOJUKI
CAD / Minor Character Design: Jimmy Stone
3D Director: Yasutaka Tanaka (MAD BOX)
Director of Photography: Yuki Kawashita (MAD BOX)
Editor: Kashiko Kimura (MAD BOX)
Color Design: Yukie Noguchi
Sound Director: Satoshi Motoyama
Sound Effects: Yuji Furuya
Sound Production: STUDIO MAUSU
Animation Production: eight bit
Produced by: Magic High School the Movie Committee
Tatsuya Shiba: Yuichi
Nakamura Miyuki Shiba: Saori Hayami
Erika Chiba: Yumi Uchiyama
Leonhard Saijo: Takuma Terashima
Mizuki Shibata: Satomi Sato
Mikihiko Yoshida: Atsushi Tamaru
Honoka Mitsui: Sora Amamiya
Shizuku Kitayama: Yuiko Tatsumi
Mayumi Saegusa: Kana Hanazawa
Mari Watanabe: Marina Inoue
Katsuto Jumonji: Junichi Suwabe
Angelina Kudou Shields: Yoko Hikasa
Kokoa: Konomi Kohara
About Azoland Pictures, LLC
Azoland Pictures, LLC is a film distribution company that offers Japanese anime and live-action films to the audience in North America. The company also organizes movie premieres, anime related film festivals, and J-Pop events in the Los Angeles area. In 2017, Azoland Pictures has theatrically distributed Kizumonogatari Part 3: Reiketsu and Sword Art Online The Movie – Ordinal Scale – English dub.
More information available at www.azolandpictures.com.
About Aniplex of America Inc.
Aniplex of America Inc. (Santa Monica, California) is a subsidiary of Aniplex Inc. (headquartered in Tokyo, Japan), a group of Sony Music Entertainment (Japan) Inc. and a leading provider of anime content and music production and distribution in Japan. Aniplex of America has launched fan-favorite Blu-ray and DVD releases including Fate/stay night [Unlimited Blade Works], Fate/Zero, the Sword Art Online series, Your lie in April, KILL la KILL, Bakemonogatari, Puella Magi Madoka Magica, Blue Exorcist, NISEKOI, the OREIMO series, DURARARA!!×2, Magi series, Expelled From Paradise, The irregular at magic high school, and ALDNOAH.ZERO. The company’s ever-growing line-up of shows includes our most recent titles: March comes in like a lion, Blue Exorcist: Kyoto Saga, ERASED, The Asterisk War, OWARIMONOGATARI, KIZUMONOGATARI, Charlotte, Occultic;Nine, www.WAGNARIA!!, GRANBLUE FANTASY, and Eromanga Sensei.