Crunchyroll announced on April 19, 2023, that they will be streaming the English dub of The Ancient Magus’ Bride season 2 starting April 20, 2023.
They also revealed the cast and staff that are involved in the English dub.
Main cast for The Ancient Magus’ Bride season 2 English dub episode 1 includes:
- Dani Chambers as Chise
- Brian Mathis as Elias
- ADR Director: Cris George
- ADR Engineer: Jose Sandoval
- ADR Mix Engineer: Gino Palencia
- ADR Script Writer: James Cheek
The Ancient Magus’ Bride season 2 started airing in Japan on April 6, 2023. Studio Kafka was in charge of animating the season.
Crunchyroll describes the plot of the second season of the anime 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.
The Ancient Magus’ Bride is a manga written and illustrated by Kore Yamazaki, with its chapters collected into 17 volumes as of March 2022. It began serialization in Mag Garden’s Monthly Comic Blade magazine from November 2013. It was shifted to Monthly Comic Garden after September 2014 when Comic Blade magazine ceased publishing.
The manga is licensed in North America by Seven Seas Entertainment.
A three-part prequel anime OVA was produced by Wit Studio and an anime television series aired from October 2017 to March 2018.
An original three-part OVA series by Studio Kafka was released in September 2021.