August 30th, 2012
The Kalafina official site has confirmed the rumour that was circulating the past few days. Kalafina will perform the Theme song of the 2nd Madoka Magica movie entitled Mahou Shoujo Madoka Magica ~ Eien no Monogatari ~ which summarize the events of the 2nd half of the anime series, and will premier on October 13, 2012. The new song will be titled 「ひかりふる」 Hikari Furu (Light Falling) and the single release is set for October 24, 2012!.
There will be 4 version of the single:
In addition, a remix of Kalafina’s song “Magia” that was used as Ending Theme of the anime series, has come to light with a new trailer for the movies. The new Magia is titled Magia [quattro] and seems to have strings addition. Also ClariS, the duo that performed the OP “Connect” for the TV series, will sing the theme song “Luminous” for the first movie “Mahou Shoujo Madoka Magica ~Hajimari no Monogatari~”.
Below you can watch a trailer with 15sec and 30 sec samples of both Luminous and Magia [quattro]:
Thanks to Keiri, elcazador and Kowz for the news!