Little Witch Academia Blu-ray coming to North America

2013.06.20 11:13:31 by andy category : Anime Games & Anime Tags :Anime Little Witch Academia Trigger

Localization and game company acttil will be bringing Trigger’s magical fantasy anime Little Witch Academia to North America in Blu-ray this summer. The collector’s edition Blu-ray set will feature an original soundtrack disc, 112 page art book, and video extras such as a making-of video. English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, and Chinese subtitles will be included with the Japanese audio.


The short anime film was created for the Anime Mirai 2013 program, and can be seen on YouTube until the end of June 2013.



The story as described by Trigger:

Akko Kagari is an ordinary girl who joins the renowned witch academy for witch girls, Luna Nova Academy. When she was younger, she went to Magical Festa, a magic show hosted by a witch named Shiny Chariot. Akko was so mesmerized and inspired by Shiny Chariot’s performance that she dreamed to someday be a “cool” witch like her. This young and impressionable Akko takes Shiny Chariot’s words as her own motto: “Never forget, a believing heart is your magic.” As part of a class, Akko and her classmates go into a labyrinth under the Tower of Luna Nova. There, a sealed ancient dragon was unleashed by one of her classmates. Akko tries to stop the dragon, but…

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