Mahou Shoujo Taisen

Magica Wars

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Alternative Titles

English: Magica Wars
Japanese: 魔法少女大戦


Type: TV
Episodes: 26
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 8, 2014 to Sep 30, 2014
Premiered: Spring 2014
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Gainax
Source: Other
Genres: MagicMagic
Duration: 4 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 5.771 (scored by 47544,754 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #89652
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #4121
Members: 15,592
Favorites: 4
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Aug 13, 2014
charlieshae (All reviews)
This is a show that more people should appreciate.

Mahou Shoujo Taisen (or as my friend used to call it, 4 minutes of disappointment) is a series of shorts that is currently airing weekly. We called it disappointment because we expected it to be full 24 minute episodes, but it turned out not to be. REGARDLESS, it's turning out to be unexpectedly wonderful.

The show contains arcs of about 3 episodes, each highlighting a new character from a new region of Japan. The entire premise of the show is that each region of Japan has a magical girl protecting it and its traditions. Each arc focuses on read more
Mar 9, 2016
Paraturtle (All reviews)
Mahou Shoujo Taisen is a compilation of stories based within different Prefecture's of Japan. Themes of nationalism are represented throughout the work, and it doesn't try really hard to be anything different. I'll list the arcs and my responses to them below:

1. Miyagi Prefecture // Ep 1-3 : Nothing special and completely forgettable. By the time I was halfway through this work I'd forgotten everything about it other than, like, 2 jokes in it. It's a great start to showing off the animation style. Other than that, the story is nonexistent. It tries to make you care for the lead at one point but fails read more