Matasaburo (MATASABURO) is a witch from Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story: Magia Record.
She is the witch form of Kuro appeared in the event story, A la Carte Valentine
The witch of chocolate. Her nature is to play a minor role. The end result of some defeated Magical Girl.
|Type||Minions of the witch of chocolate.|
|Nature||To wrap up|
Minions of the witch of chocolates.
A Familiar born to wrap up their Witch, who has nothing. They take all their Witch's loneliness and sorrow, and lovingly bundle it up in their vivid, colorful bodies. These Familiars adorn their Witch in the hope that someday, someone will receive it as a gift, but it lacks the confidence to believe this is possible, which they think is a real shame.
- Her name, Matasaburo, is a reference to a Japanese short stories named Kazeno Matasaburō and Kaze no Matasaburōwritten by Kenji Miyazawa. Matasaburō in these stories, is a mysterious child who disappears after about ten days they came a rural elementary school.
- The former novel is a predecessor work of latter one and they are different in content. In the event story in which she appears, It is quoted poems from both of them. In the poem in former one, ざくろ (pomegranates, zakuro) appear, but it is replaced by other fruits, walnuts and Chinese quinces in the poem in latter one. Therefore, Zakuro, the familiars of the Witch, may be named after the poem in former novel.
- For other references to his work, see Kenji Miyazawa and Magia Record.
- Matasaburo and her familiars are recolored from Candy.
Matasaburo critically injured