News Madman Entertainment to Screen Puella Magi Madoka Magica Movie for One Night Only!
posted on 2012-11-22 21:41 EST by Jon Hayward
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The movies will be screened back to back as a double-feature on December 9th 2012 in the following locations;
The Puella Magi Madoka Magica movies retells the plot of the TV series, here is the description from the Madman press release;
The films reunite the staff of the TV series (studio SHAFT) with a script by Gen Urobuchi, direction from Akiyuki Shinbo and Yukihiro Miyamoto, music by Yuki Kaijura and original character designer Ume Aoki.
While the first two movies retell the TV series plot, the third movie, Gekijō-ban Mahō Shōjo Madoka Magica Shinpen: Hangyaku no Monogatari (to be released in 2013) will have all new plot and not be the end of the Madoka Magica story. With writer Gen Urobuchi revealing that studio SHAFT are considering a new TV series after the third film. The third film has not yet been licensed in Australia and will not be part of the premiere screenings.
The TV Series was released in Australia this year and you can obtain the series in both DVD and Blu-Ray from Madman's website.