Season 3 of Welcome to Demon School, Iruma-kun revealed the preview for episode 1, which is set to air later today. The third season is slated to have a total of 21 episodes and will be animated by Bandai Namco Pictures. The preview video has been uploaded on NHK’s Twitter:
Makoto Moriwaki is directing the third season of Iruma-kun anime. Kazuyuki Fudeyasu is in charge of the series composition and Yumiko Hara is credited for character designs. Akimitsu Honma is composing the music. Ayumu Murase, Ayaka Asai, and Ryohei Kimura are returning as Iruma, Clara, and Alice. Junko Takeuchi is joining the cast as Barbatos.
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 the Fall of 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 is streaming the anime and describes the plot as:
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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