Written by: Gabriel Castillo | Published on: June 18, 2021 at 8:05 PM PHT (GMT+8)
The second key visual of the series set to premiere on July 3rd was released along with additional information on the cast and staff through the anime's official website and Twitter. The new image showcases more characters from First High and Third High in their iconic uniforms.
The revealed cast included the following:
Tatsuya Shiba by Yuichi Nakamura
Eimie Akechi by Asuka Nishi
Mayumi Saegusa by Kana Hanazawa
Mari Watanabe by Marina Inoue
Suzune Ichihara by Mai Nakahara
Azusa Nakajo by Saki Ogasawara
Isshiki Airi by Lynn
Kanou Shiori by Atsumi Tanezaki
Toko Tsukuin by Kido Ibuki
The Honor Student at Magic High School, Mahouka Koukou no Yuutousei, adapts the spin-off manga by Yu Mori.The new series revolves around Tatsuya Shiba's younger sister, Miyuki Shiba, who appeared in the previous series. Check out the synopsis from Myanimelist:
A century has passed since magic—true magic, the stuff of legends—has returned to the world. It is spring, the season of new beginnings, and a new class of students is about to begin their studies at the First National Magic University Affiliated High School, nickname: First High.
A manga spin-off of the immensely popular light novel series Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei (The Irregular at Magic High School), Mahouka Koukou no Yuutousei (The Honor Student at Magic High School) follows the events of the original series as seen through the eyes of Miyuki Shiba, Tatsuya's sister. The life of an honor student comes with a lot of expectations...and unexpected hidden feelings?!
The anime, to be aired starting July 3, will be broadcast on TOKYO MX, BS11, Gunma TV, and others. Streaming will be available on ABMEA, d_anime store, Hulu, Amazon, and other platforms.