Houston, we have no problems. After an extended delay announcement grounded their flight last year, Luminous Witches‘ idol squadron are finally ready to take to the skies this summer on their brand-new July 3 at 9pm JST launch time in Japan.
A new key visual was released alongside the announcement:
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Based on the original designs by Fumikane Shimada (Strike Witches), Luminous Witches is an original series directed by Shouji Saeki (Assault Lily BOUQUET) and assistant-directed by Kana Shundo (Princess Connect! Re:Dive) at studio SHAFT, starring the following main cast members:
- Mai Narumi as Virginia Robertson
- Minako Hosokawa as Inori Shibuya
- Ami Aimoto as Lyudmila Andreyevna Ruslanova
- Ryo Mamiya as Aila Päivikki Linnamaa
- Sayaka Tsuzuki as Éléonore Giovanna Gassion
- Kana Konata as Maria Magdalene Dietrich
- Misaki Yuki as Manaia Matawhaura Hato
- Rino Yoshikita as Sylvie Cariello
- Rio Mamesaki as Joanna Elizabeth Stafford
Source: Luminous Witches official website
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