Last year, fans were shocked to learn that Mayoi Neko Overrun author Tomohiro Matsu passed away from liver cancer.
Before his untimely death, it was discovered that he completed the concept to a series called Märchen Mädchen, which will be getting an anime and manga adaptations. Shueisha has recently published a 2nd light novel volume.
Märchen Mädchen follows Hazuki Kagimura, a normal girl with a poor relationship with her new family. While reading at the library, Hazuki is whisked away to another world with a magic school. The school teaches magic to girls who are by fairy tale, such as Kaguya-hime no Monogatari and The Little Matchstick Girl. Hazuki was chosen by the Cinderella story and is tasked with learning its magic.
The format and anime production staff will be announced at a later time.
Are you excited to see Märchen Mädchen?