Mashle: Magic and Muscles Special Episode
Photo: A-1 Pictures

Mashle: Magic and Muscles anime‘s official website has unveiled the preview, and synopsis for the upcoming special episode.

The synopsis for the episode is as following:

“One day, a letter from Mash arrived at Regro. Regro was delighted with the letter describing the recent situation, but the contents were full of danger, surprise, and confusion that could not be thought of as school life.”

Mashle: Magic and Muscles special episode will premiere on May 19, 2023.

The staff for the episode includes:

  • Screenplay: Yousuke Kuroda
  • Storyboard: Aisa Ikeda
  • Staging: Aisa Ikeda
  • Chief animation director: Saki Hisamatsu
  • Animation Director: Hiroaki Goda, Yuichi Ichihashi, Keita Hagio, Atsushi Usui, Ryo Saito, Tomoyuki Kitamura, Yuki Kitajima
  • Assistant animation director: Junko Matsushita

Taiiku Okazaki performs the opening Knock Out.

Philosophy no Dance performs the ending theme Creampuff Funk.

New cast for the anime includes:

  • Yuuki Kaji as Rayne Ames
  • Yuichiro Umehara as Abel Walker
  • Hiroki Nanami as Abyss Razor

Philosophy no Dance performs the ending theme Creampuff Funk.

The anime’s previously announced cast members include:

  • Kaito Ishikawa as Lance Crown
  • Takuya Eguchi as Dot Barrett
  • Reiji Kawashima as Finn Ames
  • Reina Ueda as Lemon Irvine

Chiaki Kobayashi will play the protagonist Mash Burnedead

The anime‘s staff includes:

  • Tomoya Tanaka as the Director
  • Animation Studio: A-1 Pictures
  • Yousuke Kuroda as the Script Supervisor
  • Hisashi Toshima as the Character Designer
  • Masaru Yokoyama as the Music Composer

Mashle: Magic and Muscles anime premiered on April 7, 2023.

Viz Media and Shueisha’s MANGA Plus service are publishing the manga digitally in English. Shueisha portrays the story:

“This is a world of magic where magic is used for everything. But deep in the forest exists a young man who spends his time training and bulking up. He can’t use magic, but he enjoys a peaceful life with his father. But one day, his life is put in danger! Will his muscular body protect him from the magic users who are out to get him? Powerfully trained muscles crush magic as this abnormal magical fantasy begins!”

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