Welcome to Demon School, Iruma-kun season 3 premieres on October 8, and the anime has cast Junko Takeuchi (Naruto, young Sabo) as the voice actress for Barbatos Bachiko, and they’ve also revealed her character design. Bachiko is one of the professors at Babyls Academy, and she will be teaching Iruma an important skill in the upcoming season. You can see her character design below:
The announcement was previously teased on the official Twitter account with a silhouette of the new character. They also revealed a new main visual last week along with the premiere date. Bandai Namco Pictures is in charge of the production, and season 3 will focus on the Harvest Festival arc.
Osamu Nishi writes the original Welcome to Demon School, Iruma-kun (Mairimashita! Iruma-kun) manga, which has been serialized in Weekly Shonen Champion since March 2017. Season 1 of the anime adaptation started airing in Fall 2019 and ran for a total of 23 episodes until March 2020. Season 2 ran for a total of 21 episodes starting in April and ending in September 2021, after which Season 3 was announced. Crunchyroll streams the anime, and they describe the story:
Suzuki Iruma, human, 14, one day finds himself taken against his will into the world of demons. To add to his predicament, his doting owner and self-appointed “Grandpa” is the chair-demon at his new school. In order to survive, Iruma must deal with a haughty student who challenges him to a duel, a girl with adjustment issues, and so many more scary beings! Can this ultimate pacifist dodge the slings and arrows that are flung his way? As he struggles frantically, Iruma’s innate kindness begins to win over enemies.
Source: Official Twitter
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