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Akashic Records of Bastard Magic Instructor (ロクでなし魔術講師と禁忌教典〈アカシックレコード, Roku de Nashi Majutsu Kōshi to Akashikku Rekōdo) is the anime adaptation of the original light novel series of the same name. The anime was produced and animated by Liden Films. It premiered on April 4, 2017 in Japan.
The anime was also dubbed in English as a SimulDub by Funimation and premiered on April 25th, 2017. It streamed every Tuesday at 9:30 p.m. EDT on its FunimationNow service.
- Main article: List of Episodes
The story revolves Sistine Fibel, a noble magic-user and her best friend Rumia Tingel. They attend a well-known magical academy, hoping to solve the mystery of the enigmatic Sky Castle. However, a replacement instructor, Glenn Radars, who is rather lazy and incompetent, suddenly takes charge of Sistine's class. When he is eager, the basics of all types of magic are taught to the academy.
- Director: Minato Kazuto
- Music: Hiroaki Tsutsumi
- Character Design: Satoshi Kimura
- Art Director: Yūji Kaneko
- Chief Animation Director: Makoto Iino, Satoshi Kimura
- Sound Director: Youji Shimizu
- Director of Photography: Takao Saito
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An anime adaptation was announced in March 2016, which was later revealed to be an anime television series. The series was produced by Liden Films and directed by Minato Kazuto, with Tōko Machida writing the scripts, Satoshi Kimura designed the characters and Hiroaki Tsutsumi composed the music. It aired from April 4, 2017 to June 20, 2017. The series ran for 12 episodes. The series' opening theme is "Blow out" by Konomi Suzuki, and the ending theme is "Precious You☆" by Akane Fujita, Yume Miyamoto, and Ari Ozawa. Funimation has licensed the series in North America.