Ablaze introduced on Thursday that it has licensed the Magical Beast Sherbert manga, an adaptation of the anime sequence primarily based on Ok-LINE’s Sherbert (Mahō Shojū Sherbert) character. The firm will launch the manga bodily and digitally worldwide in 2023. Diamond Comic and Diamond Book Distributors are distributing the print model.

Rai☆ is writing the story, and Mochiusagi is drawing the manga.

Ok-LINE, an organization that makes kigurumi and fur fits, designed the Sherbert character for its Showcase line. The “Sherbert Shenanigans!” YouTube channel describes the character’s story:

Sherbert is a magical creature from one other realm referred to as Lylasia, the place completely different species of magical creatures are locked in a Magical Beast War. Immature and infinitely curious, Sherbert by accident triggers a portal and leads to our world. Without any data about our world and our methods, he vows to change into a hero right here…and battles different magical creatures who make their approach throughout the rift.

Takashi Yamamoto (Final Approach, Jewelpet Twinkle, Onigiri) is directing the anime at ZEXCS (ZEXCS additionally works on the animated segments of the movies on the “Sherbert Shenanigans!” YouTube channel.). Ok-LINE can also be credited for the unique character design. Sherberts’ Productions is credited as author and producer.

Source: Press launch