Studio A-1 Pictures is set to animate Mashle: Magic and Muscles. The series ranked 6th in our most anticipated anime of the Spring 2023 season poll, beating out other big-name series such as Hell’s Paradise, Loving Yamada at Lv999, and The Ancient Magus’ Bride Season 2. The following are the staff for Mashle: Magic and Muscles episode 1:
Episode Director: Aya Ikeda
Chief Animation Director: Hisashi Toujima
Animation Director: Hiroaki Gouda
Storyboard: Tomoya Tanaka
Screenplay: Yousuke Kuroda
Assistant Animation Directors: Hitomi Satou, Tongcheng Yang
An anime version of the Hajime Koumoto-created manga series Mashle: Magic and Muscles is available. The series started running as a serial in Weekly Shonen Jump magazine in January 2020, and a total of 16 volumes have since been published. Mashle: Magic and Muscles is directed by Tomoya Tanaka, and Yousuke Kuroda is in charge of the series' musical direction. The character designs will be handled by Hisashi Higashijima, and Masaru Yokoyama will write the music.
According to Crunchyroll, the series is as follows:
This is a magical place.
In this planet, everyone uses magic on a regular basis.
In this land of enchantment, a boy is focusedly exercising in a vast, dark forest.
Mash Burnedead is who he is, and he is hiding something. He cannot utilize magic. All he wanted was to have a normal life with his family, but one day he starts getting assassination attempts, and someway ends up being accepted into Magic School. He aims to become a "Divine Visionary" there, the elite of the elite. Would his ripped muscles be able to defeat the smartest people in the wizarding world? The stage is set for this bizarre magical fantasy.
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Source: Official Website
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