Maiden Japan has announced that it has licensed the Battle Programmer SHIRASE television anime. The company will stream the series and release it on home video. The stand-alone series is set in the same universe as Magical Girl Pretty Sammy.
Hiroki Hayashi directed the 2003 science-fiction comedy at AIC. Hayashi is also credited with the original concept. JR Eki Sakurajima was in charge of series composition. Ryoichi Makino designed the characters and served as chief animation director. Seikou Nagaoka composed the music.