On Friday, Kadokawa revealed an enticing teaser visual and announced that the television anime adaptation of Akihiro Ononaka’s manga, “Gushing Over Magical Girls” (Mahō Shōjo ni Akogarete), is set to premiere in 2024.
J-Novel Club has acquired the rights to the manga and provides a vivid portrayal of the narrative.
Greetings, I’m Hiiragi Utena, an ordinary middle school girl with an unwavering adoration for magical heroines. However, my life took an unexpected turn when a chatty mascot suddenly materialized and placed a bewitching enchantment upon me! Now, astonishingly, I find myself given the opportunity to unite with my cherished magical girls, albeit as…a nefarious antagonist? Wait, an unsettling issue has emerged with my attire! This unforeseen predicament simply cannot be unfolding before my eyes!
Behold the metamorphosis of a timid admirer of magical heroines into a formidable mistress of power dynamics! As the forces of righteousness clash with the forces of darkness, whose surrender will prevail amidst this captivating confrontation?
Source | Press release