Crunchyroll has announced that it will bring WIT Studio president George Wada and director Norihiro Naganuma to Anime Expo 2017 for a preview screening of the first three episodes of The Ancient Magus’ Bride anime. Wada and Nagamura will discuss their work on the film and sign posters.
The anime will premiere in October 2017 and will run for two consecutive cours (half a year). Crunchyroll will stream the anime.
Naganuma is directing the anime at WIT Studio, and he is also in charge of the series scripts. Aya Takaha is writing the scripts. Hirotaka Katō is adapting the character designs for animation. Junichi Matsumoto is composing the music.
Anime Expo will be taking place July 1-4, 2017 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. In addition, the convention will formally include a preview night a day before on June 30, 2017.