The Upcoming Movie of Puella Magi Madoka Magica: Unveiling the Details

The Upcoming Movie of Puella Magi Madoka Magica: Unveiling the Details

Get ready for the highly anticipated fourth film in the anime franchise, Puella Magi Madoka Magica - Walpurgisnacht Rising! Discover the release date, intriguing plot, talented cast, and catch a glimpse of the thrilling trailer Don't miss out on this epic installment!

A fourth film in the Puella Magi Madoka Magica franchise, titled Walpurgisnacht: Rising, is set to be released soon. Here's all the information we have on the film, including its release timeline and available trailers. The original Puella Magi Madoka Magica anime series debuted in 2011 and was later adapted into manga, novel, and game formats. The third film in the franchise, Rebellion, left fans eagerly awaiting a sequel with its suspenseful ending.

To commemorate the anime's 10th anniversary, Puella Magi Madoka Magica's production team revealed the release of their fourth film titled Walpurgisnacht: Rising. Despite initially only offering a promotional image, it was two years later that the series finally unveiled further details about the highly anticipated movie. Keep reading to discover all the currently available information about Walpurgisnacht: Rising.

Does Walpurgisnacht: Rising have a release date?

At present, Walpurgisnacht: Rising does not have a confirmed release date. Nevertheless, it is set to make its debut in Japan sometime in the winter of 2024. It is thus anticipated that the film will reach other countries in the ensuing spring or summer of that very year.

Walpurgisnacht: Rising plot

The movie showcases the main characters engaged in a fierce confrontation with Devil Homura, as suggested by the trailer. Nonetheless, some viewers have expressed concerns about the outcome of the battle, particularly due to the sight of Sayaka with bandages.

Madoka Kaname, an eighth grader at Mitakihara middle school, leads a life filled with the love of her family and the companionship of her best friends. Laughter and tears are not uncommon for her. Funimation describes Madoka as one who experiences a truly magical encounter one day. Unsure if it is a mere coincidence or if destiny has played a role, this fateful meeting has the potential to alter her future. It marks the beginning of an extraordinary tale of magical witch girls.

Walpurgisnacht: Rising cast

Several original crew members will return for the upcoming film, including original creator Magica Quartet, chief director Akiyuki Simbo, and scriptwriter Gen Urobuchi.

The returning cast members include:

Aoi Yūki as Madoka Kaname

Chiwa Saito as Homura Akemi

Kaori Mizuhashi as Mami Tomoe

Eri Kitamura as Sayaka Miki

Ai Nonaka as Kyōko Sakura

Kana Asumi as Nagisa Momoe

Emiri Katō as Kyubey

Walpurgisnacht: Rising trailer

Aniplex USA posted the film’s first official trailer on its YouTube channel on September 10, 2023.

The footage largely focused on the main characters’ going against Devil Homura. However, we will update this article once we learn more information.

The studio posted the second official trailer on October 29, 2023. You can watch it below:

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