Now that’s what I call some irregularly good news.
That’s right: the long-awaited second season of The Irregular at Magic High School has been announced.
That announcement came complete with a teaser, visual and some crew announcements.
The series will be directed by Risako Yoshida, taking over from season 1’s Manabu Ono. Yoshida directed the Irregular at Magic High School movie, The Girl Who Calls the Stars.
Animation will take place at 8-Bit and music will be provided by Taku Iwasaki. The series is set to air in 2020.
The first season of the series aired in 2014, and was followed by the movie in 2017. Here’s how Aniplex describes season 1:
Magic— A century has passed since this concept has been recognized as a formal technology instead of the product of the occult or mere folklore.
At the National Magic University First Affiliate High School, A.K.A Magic High School, students are divided into two distinct groups according to their academic performances. The “Bloom,” who demonstrate the highest grades and are enrolled in the “First Course,” and the “Weed,” who have a poor academic record and are enrolled in the “Second Course.” This spring, a very peculiar brother and sister enroll as new students. Older brother Tatsuya is an underachiever with some deficiencies and enrolls as a “Weed,” while his younger sister Miyuki is an honor student, who enrolls as a “Bloom.” Ever since these two have entered through the gates of this prestigious school, the calm campus was beginning to change…