Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story is an anime adaptation of the mobile game Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story: Magia Record and is a spin-off of the Puella Magi Madoka Magica anime. It premiered on January 4, 2020.
Just like the main series, this anime is also produced by studio SHAFT. Magia Record is directed by Gekidan Inu Curry, with Yukihiro Miyamoto acting as the assistant director. Junichirō Taniguchi serves as the main character designer, Takumi Ozawa composed the music, and Akiyuki Shinbo is the animation supervisor. The anime's opening song, Gomakashi, is performed by TrySail and the ending, Aletheia, is performed by ClariS.
A second season titled Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story 2nd Season - The Eve of Awakening (マギアレコード 魔法少女まどか☆マギカ外伝 2nd SEASON -覚醒前夜-, Magia Record: Mahou Shoujo Madoka Magica Gaiden 2nd Season - Kakusei Zen`ya) is set to premiere on August 1, 2021.
"In exchange for the fulfillment of a wish, Magical Girls keep fighting, unbeknownst to the rest of the world. But Iroha Tamaki can't seem to remember her wish.
"When I became a Magical Girl, what did I wish for again?"
There is a gaping hole in her life. Something important has been lost. But she continues to fight every day, without even knowing why...
Then, a rumor begins to spread among Magical Girls.
"Magical Girls can be saved if they go to Kamihama."
Kamihama City, the city where Magical Girls and Uwasa are gathering. The story of Iroha Tamaki, in search of her lost wish, begins..."
- Original Work: Magica Quartet
- Chief Direction: Gekidan Inu Curry
- Assistant Direction: Yukihiro Miyamoto
- Series Composition: Gekidan Inu Curry
- Original Character Design: Ume Aoki
- Character Design: Jun`ichirou Taniguchi
- Chief Animation Direction: Nobuhiro Sugiyama, Jun`ichirou Taniguchi, Hiroki Yamamura
- Music: Takumi Ozawa
- Animation Work: Shaft
- Iroha Tamaki
- Ui Tamaki
- Touka Satomi
- Nemu Hiiragi
- Yachiyo Nanami
- Tsuruno Yui
- Sana Futaba
- Felicia Mitsuki
- Rena Minami
- Momoko Togame
- Kaede Akino
- Mifuyu Azusa
- Alina Gray
- Tsukasa Amane
- Tsukuyo Amane
- Mitama Yakumo
- Mel Anna
- Shizuku Hozumi
- "Have You Heard? That Rumor About the Magical Girls"
- "It's Proof of the End of a Friendship"
- "Sorry for Making You My Friend"
- "This Isn't the Past"
- "There's No Space For You To Stand Between"
- "I'll Do Anything"
- "I Want to Go Home with You"
- "You Definitely Shouldn't Respond"
- "A World with Just Me"
- "My Name"
- "Memory Museum at 3:00 PM"
- "Why Is This So Unbearable?"
- "A Faint Hope"
- "I Had a Feeling We Could All Become Magical Girls Together"
- "You're Nothing Like Me"
- "There Were Too Many to Carry"
- "Are You Okay With That?"
- "I Won’t Forgive Anybody"
- "This Is Something Only I Can Do"
- "You Don't Know Anything"
- "You're Not Strong"