The Ancient Magus' Bride (魔法使いの嫁 Mahō Tsukai no Yome?) is a Japanese fantasy shōnen manga series written and illustrated by Kore Yamazaki. The series is published in Japan by Mag Garden in its Monthly Comic Garden magazine. The manga licensed is in North America by Seven Seas Entertainment.

OVAs (Anime)

A three-part prequel anime was announced in the fifth volume of the manga. The series will be titled Mahō Tsukai no Yome: Hoshi Matsu Hito (魔法使いの嫁 星待つひと?The Ancient Magus' Bride - The Man Who Waits for Stars).

It will be directed by Norihiro Naganuma and written by Kore Yamazaki, with scripts by Aya Takaha. Wit Studio is producing the animation. Hirotaka Katō will design the characters and Bamboo is in charge of the background art. The series' music is produced by Flying Dog.

The episodes will be bundled with the sixth, seventh, and eighth volumes of the manga on September 10, 2016; March 10, 2017; and September 9, 2017

Drama CD

The Drama CD is bundled with the 5th volume of the manga.



Cast includes:

Chise Hatori:  Atsumi Tanezaki

Elias Ainsworth: Ryota Takeuchi

Ruth: Kouki Uchiyama

Silver: Aya Endo 

Simon: Toshiyuki Morikawa 

Cise's Mother: Kikuko Inoue

Fae: Lynn

Fae: Shigematsu Chiharu

Fae: Mari Kawano

Rubber Straps


10 piece series by FREEing


-Chise Hatori (chain) -Chise Hatori
-Ellias Ainsworth
-Ellias Ainsworth (face hidden)
-Angelica Barlei
-Simon Kalm
-Elias Ainsworth (human face)


A paired scaled figure

(PVC, ABS) Elias Ainsworth and Chise Hatori released September 2016. The set comes in a


box shaped like a book, and with additional figures: mandrake, cottonfly, and axolotl.

Sculptors: Kenji Hirayama

Company: Genei

Elias Ainsworth (Nendoroid #666)

(PVC, ABS) released December 2016. Includes


multiple face-plates and accessories

Sculptors: Kodama Youhei , Nendoron 

Company: Good Smile

The Ancient Magus Brie MAG Premium Vignette Collection

(PVC, ABS) painted, non-articulated, non-scale figures.


Released May 2018. Approx 2.6" tall including Elias, Chise, Aerial, Silver, Ruth, Will-o-Wisp, Woolybug, and bonus Chise Wolf.

Manufacturer: Genei

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