Poplar Publishing Co., Ltd. announced on Sunday that Satoko Narita’s Rakudai Majo (The Failed Witch) children’s book series will get an anime theatrical release to celebrate the series’ 15th anniversary.
Original novel illustrator Enaga Senno drew a teaser image for the anime.
The series follows the apprentice witch Fūka on her adventures in magic and love. The first volume, Rakudai Majo wa Princess (The Failed Witch is a Princess), was published in October 2006. The franchise features 17 novels and a collection of short stories. The most recent novel, Rakudai Majo to Yami no Kyūden (The Failed Witch and the Palace of Darkness), was published in October 2013.