Baltimore, MD (July 13, 2011) – Atsuhiro Iwakami travels from Japan to present his
latest work Puella Magi Madoka Magica at Otakon 2011. Madoka Magica
She has a loving family and best friends, laughs and cries from time to time… Madoka Kaname is an eighth grader of Mitakihara middle school who lived a normal life One day, she had a very magical encounter She doesn’t know if it happened by chance or by fate yet. This is a fateful encounter that can change her destiny- This is a beginning of a new story of the world of magical girls and witches.
In addition to Madoka Magica, producer Atsuhiro Iwakami has worked on many hit Aniplex titles including The Garden of Sinner, Bakemonogatari, Oreimo, Kannagi just to name a few. He is currently working on the new series Fate/Zero which will be premiered in October in Japan. After the Madoka Magica premiere screening on Friday, he will speak in person about the show and behind the scenes.
Otakon 2011 will be held July 29 – 31 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Maryland.