Never surpassing, but just as entertaining, as the Madoka TV series, these movies provide a shorter version that introduces the third Rebellion movie.
What They Say:
Part 1: Beginnings
Madoka Kaname is an eighth-grader who leads a peaceful, fun-filled life as a student, surrounded by her beloved family and her best friends. One day, a transfer student named Homura Akemi arrives in Madoka’s class. She is a dark-haired beauty with a somewhat mysterious disposition. Soon after meeting Madoka for the first time, Homura goes on to issue Madoka a strange warning. Madoka also meets Kyubey, a mysterious looking white creature. He says, “Make a contract with me and become a magical girl!” To make any wish come true—Madoka didn’t know the meaning of this miracle nor what its cost may prove to be. An impending loss triggers drastic change in her destiny…