The preview images and video for The Ancient Magus’ Bride Season 2 episode 5 have been released. The episode synopsis on the website describes how Chise discovers rumors about the academy, its magical foundation, tragedy, and so on and so forth. The mystery of its cause and effect slowly reveals itself to Chise. The episode is titled “First impressions are the most lasting.” It will air on May 4, 2023 (Thursday) at 22:00 JST and will be available on Crunchyroll and Bilibili (Asia).
See The Ancient Magus’ Bride Season 2 Episode 5 preview images below:
A preview video was also released. You can watch it below:
The Ancient Magus’ Bride Season 2 Unveils Opening and Ending
The Ancient Magus’ Bride anime is based on a manga by Kore Yamazaki. WIT Studio animated the series’ first season in 2017 with 24 episodes. The season was preceded by a three-episode OVA series titled The Ancient Magus’ Bride: Those Awaiting a Star. In 2021, Studio Kafka animated the OAD series titled The Boy from the West and the Knight of the Blue Storm. The second season is set to have 12 episodes. Crunchyroll describes the plot of The Ancient Magus’ Bride Season 2 as:
Chise was able to accept Elias and herself, if not necessarily everything about her situation. After Cartaphilus fell back into a slumber that would not last forever, Chise was able to go back to her regular life. Then she receives an invitation from a mutual aid organization for mages called the College. Under the British Library exists a secret society of mages. Encounters and interactions with people are about to open some new doors. This is a story about saving yourself to save another.
Source: Official Website, Press Release
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