Sugar Apple Fairy Tale starts in 2023, gets trailer and visual

A 2023 release date has been revealed for the upcoming sugar apple fairy tale animated adaptation. A trailer and visual have also been released, offering a look at the series’ character designs.

The trailer also features the voices of Yuka Nukui like Ann Halford and Masaaki Mizunaka like Shall Fen Shall. Other cast members revealed are Rie Takahashi like Mythrill Reid Pod and Tomoaki Maeno like Hugh Mercury.

Meanwhile, staff understand Youhei Suzuki (Kiyo in Kyoto, Million Arthur) as a director, Seishi Minakami (Vatican Examiner of Miracles) as the composer of the series, Haruko Iizuka (Josée, the tiger and the fish, Horimiya) as a character designer, and Hinako Tsubakiyama (Sabikui cookie co-composer) as a music composer. JCSTAFF is the animation production company.

sugar apple fairy tale is based on the light novels published by Kadokawa and written by Miri Mikawa and illustrated by Aki. The series ran from 2010 to 2017 and is released under the Kadokawa Beans Bunko label. A manga adaptation published by Hakusensha by Aruto Yukimura ran from 2012 to 2014, while a manga published by Kadokawa by Yozora no Udon started in 2021.


Seven Seas Entertainment, which publishes both the light novels and the new manga, describes the plot as follows:

Anne Halford is a candy maker determined to follow in her mother’s footsteps and become a Silver Sugar Master, a title bestowed only by royalty. In order to travel to the capital and fulfill her dream, she buys Challe, a beautiful but rude fairy, as her bodyguard. Anne wishes to befriend her new companion, but in this kingdom where fairies are treated as property, Challe wants nothing to do with humans. Will this trip with Anne change his mind…?

Source: sugar apple fairy tale website

Rachel J. Bradford