Howdy everyone! If you're a fan of Magi and watch last week's episode, Sinbad made his flashy appearance. Uh-huh, all the fan girls just fainted all over this guy. The first issue of Shogakukan's Weekly Shonen Sunday will publish the side story for Sinbad's origin story. It's titled: Sinbad no Bōken ~Prologue~ (The Adventures of Sinbad). The manga side story is illustrated by Yoshifumi Ōtera, and the concept is still Shinobu Ohtaka's.
In other news, the first Blu-Ray volume is released with the Sinbad story which is about 70 pages long. It'll will be released on January 30, 2013.
It's priced by 7,150 Yen (about $90 USD).
Other contents include two episodes of the anime ad a digest video , a making of the Maharajan Eve, and textless opening/ending sequences. Also, there is audio commentary on the first episode by Kaori Ishihara (Aladdin's VA), Yuki Kaji (Alibaba's VA), and Haruka Tomatsu (Morgiana's VA).
Finally, the bundle has a mail form for fans who are interested in the April 28 event, 3 Yunan stickers, an 8-page booklet with caster interviews and Magi news, and a jacket drawn by Toshifumi Akai.