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4th Magi: Adventure of Sinbad Episode Previewed in Video

posted on 2015-03-09 06:32 EDT
Characters previewed in video for April 17 anime

Shogakukan began streaming a promotional video for Magi: Adventure of Sinbad original video anime's fourth episode on Friday. The video previews the episode's story and characters.

Hinahoho: I won't run away anymore. I'm going to obtain power within this dungeon!
Text: The legitimate prologue
Ja'far: OK, let's start!
Text: The middle of the Valefor Dungeon Conquest arc
Hinahoho: I'm telling you to wait!!
Ja'far: This is the end!!
Text: The curtain rises on a sublime battle.
Sinbad: Bararaq Saiqa.
Drakon: It's been a while, Sinbad.
Ja'far: You're my prey!!
Man: It's mine!
Text: The power of the king...
Drakon: The destination of those who enter the dungeon is only one...
Text: Will belong to whom?
Drakon: This is the treasure area of the newest part.
Woman: Now, inside...
Sinbad: What exactly is the power you're seeking? You're plenty strong enough.
Valefor: I am Valefor. Which one of you is going to become the king?
Drakon: This is the last chance!
Boy: I didn't even think there'd be a chance of escaping the organization...
Ja'far: Everyone here is going to turn into a bloodbath!!
Hinahoho: The power is mine! I won't hand it over to anyone!
Man: This is the path Hina chose.
Sinbad: With this power, I'm going to create a country that will change the world. That's why, all of you! Come make a country with me!
Hinahoho: I want to follow this man...!
Drakon: Ah...! This... This is the vessel of the king!
Sinbad: Everyone, gather around me!
Narrator: Magi: Adventure of Sinbad special edition with OVA.
Ja'far: There's no way I would ever be kept as your pet!!
Sinbad: I will obtain you!

The video notes that Kappei Yamaguchi (Inuyasha, Durarara!!×2 Shō) will be joining the cast as Valefor.

The DVD will ship with a special edition of the fifth volume of the Magi: Adventure of Sinbad manga on April 17. The first OVA episode shipped with the manga's third volume last May, the second episode shipped with the fourth volume last August, and the third episode shipped with the special edition of the fifth volume of the manga on December 18.

The third OVA volume was titled "Meikyū Valefor Kōryaku-hen Zenpen" (The Capture of Valefor Dungeon First Volume). The fourth OVA volume shipping in April is titled "Meikyū Valefor Kōryaku-hen Chūhen" (The Capture of Valefor Dungeon Middle Volume). The new OVA will follow Jafar, Sinbad, and Hinahoho as they try to capture the sixth dungeon Valefor.

Daisuke Ono returned from the main Magi television series to play the young Sinbad in he OVAs. Other cast members include Akira Ishida as Yunan, Tomokazu Sugita as Drakon, Ai Kayano as Serendine, Katsuyuki Konishi as Badr, and Yōko Hikasa as Esra. Keiji Fujiwara and Takahiro Sakurai joined the cast in the third episode, reprising their Magi television anime roles of Hinahoho and Jafar, respectively.

A 70-page "prototype" of the manga with art by Ōtera was bundled with the first Blu-ray Disc of the Magi anime in 2012. The manga's prologue also ran in Weekly Shonen Sunday later that year. After beginning a full serialization in Shogakukan's Weekly Shonen Sunday magazine, it moved to the publisher's web comic site "Ura Sunday" in 2013.


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