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Mahoutsukai no Yome: Hoshi Matsu Hito


Alternative Titles

English: The Ancient Magus' Bride: Those Awaiting a Star
Synonyms: The Magician's Bride
Japanese: 魔法使いの嫁 星待つひと

Information

Type: OVA
Episodes: 3
Status: Currently Airing
Aired: Sep 10, 2016 to Sep 9, 2017
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Wit Studio
Source: Manga
Genres: Magic, Fantasy
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

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Score: 8.211 (scored by 9,717 users)
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Ranked: #3022
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Popularity: #956
Members: 66,298
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Synopsis

Chise Hatori has lived a life full of neglect and abuse, devoid of anything resembling love. Far from the warmth of family, she has had her share of troubles and pitfalls. Just when all hope seems lost, a fateful encounter awaits her. When a man with the head of a beast, wielding strange powers, obtains her through a slave auction, Chise's life will never be the same again.

The man is a "magus," a sorcerer of great power, who decides to free Chise from the bonds of captivity. The magus then makes a bold statement: Chise will become his apprentice—and his bride!

(Source: Seven Seas Entertainment)

Background

Mahoutsukai no Yome: Hoshi Matsu Hito is a prequel to the Mahoutsukai no Yome manga series.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Ainsworth, Elias
Ainsworth, Elias
Main
Takeuchi, Ryouta
Japanese
Takeuchi, Ryouta
Hatori, Chise
Hatori, Chise
Main
Tanezaki, Atsumi
Japanese
Tanezaki, Atsumi
Ruth
Ruth
Supporting
Uchiyama, Kouki
Japanese
Uchiyama, Kouki
Silky
Silky
Supporting
Endou, Aya
Japanese
Endou, Aya

Staff

Wada, Jouji
Wada, Jouji
Producer
Naganuma, Norihiro
Naganuma, Norihiro
Director
Hata, Shouji
Hata, Shouji
Sound Director
Takaha, Aya
Takaha, Aya
Script


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More reviewsReviews

Sep 11, 2016
PlumAppleJuice (All reviews)
(If you're looking for a show with quality graphics, an interesting fantasy aspect, a deep story, then this is for you. Please note, this review is more of my first impression since it just came out today.)

● Story: The story is great. It starts differently than most shows I have watched myself. Instead of starting of with the main characters sad sub-plot, they do some character development and put it later in the episode. I like all the magical being floating around and what not and it feels like a Studio Ghibi film.

● Art: The art is outstanding. The animation has style and you can read more
Sep 13, 2016
xylk (All reviews)
(Do note that despite only having watched a single episode at the release of this review, I have read the manga up to date, and can affirm that the series isnt too faithful to the manga, probably due the lack of allocated episodes. Nonetheless, I do wish to give my best attempt at a decent review, with minimum spoilers as possible! Thank you! :)


Remember the Disney films you watched in your adolescence? That youthful charm of curiosity and fresh budding imagination made you awe at the simple magic potrayed in those animations. How they would soar above the night skies of britain and charmingly read more
Sep 13, 2016
PhoenixAshe (All reviews)
Story - 6

Coming from someone who loves the manga very much this first episode was just... I don't know maybe disappointing. I guess I was expecting more of an adaptation then a back story that isnt shown in the manga at all. If you've never read the manga this will just seem so aimless. You won't know any of the characters what a Slay Vega is, why Chise is with Elias.. heck it doesnt even seem like this has a plot at all!

Art - 10 (9.5)

Mahoutsukai honestly looks amazing, the colors, the flow, just it's great. Very beautiful. The only problem I had with it read more
Sep 12, 2016
Hourline (All reviews)
Bear in mind that i haven't read the manga, i've only watched the first episode.
-This reveiw does contain spoilers-

Story-5
The plot is basically Chise, our heroine, ha a hard childhood and she can see these weird things that no one else can. She stumbles upon a libuary and thats the end of the first episode. The beginning shows her in a house with a man who has a skeleton animal face. This is where i was lost with the anime. The show does very little to explain whats going on in the first episode, and thats where youre suppose to decide if you like the series read more

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