Aniplex announced on Sunday that Tsutomu Satou's Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei (The Irregular at Magic High School) light novel's Tsuioku-hen (Reminiscence Arc) will receive an anime adaptation. The official website also revealed a teaser promotional video.
Looking at Miyuki and Tatsuya now, it might be hard to imagine them as anything other than loving siblings. But it wasn't always this way..
Three years ago, Miyuki was always uncomfortable around her older brother. The rest of their family treated him no better than a lowly servant, even though he was the perfect Guardian, watching over Miyuki while she lived a normal middle school life. But what really bothered her was that he never showed any emotions or thoughts of his own.
However, when danger comes calling during a fateful trip to Okinawa, their relationship as brother and sister will change forever… (Source: Yen Press)
Satou originally published the sci-fi action novel on the Shousetsuka ni Narou website in 2008. Dengeki Bunko began printing the novel in July 2011 with illustrations by Kana Ishida. Kadokawa published the 32nd and final volume on September 10. Satou launched a sequel light novel the following month.
Madhouse produced the first anime season in Spring 2014 and 8bit the second season in Fall 2020. An anime film opened in theaters in June 2017.