If you’re an anime watcher then maybe you’ve heard of Blue Exorcist and if not then we recommend you to watch it. Blue Exorcist is one of the best anime out there and after season 2 of the series, fans started to question about Blue Exorcist Season 3.
Well, if you’re also the one who is thinking the same questions like when you will be able to see the Ble Exorcist Season 3 then you’re at the right stop. Here we will be going to tell you everything you need to know about season 3 of the series including the updates on the release date.
But before moving to the main topic and starting to talk about the next season of the series let’s first take a look at what we know about the story of the Blue Exorcist Anime or what happened till now in the anime.
Everything we know about Blue Exorcist Anime
Blue Exorcist anime series is an action genre anime based on the manga series written by Kazue Kato and has many supernatural events and demons in it. The story revolves around the main character Rin Okumura who is living with his twin sibling Yukio.
Both Rin and Yukio were nurtured by their adoptive exorcist father. The story of the series started when a sudden incident that happen in the life of Rin who is living a simple life but then suddenly got ambushed by demons one day.
Rin’s life turned upside down and now nothing will be going to be as simple as it was before. Now Rin got to know that both Yukio and he are the true Satan’s offspring. Rin also got his Demon Slaying sword and now he has to take the path of the demon Exorcist just like his father and take care of all the demons he sees.
The series includes 2 seasons, 1 Movie, and 3 OVAs. The first season of Blue Exorcist anime was released in April 2011 with a total of 25 episodes and later on, one movie was released in 2012 followed by 3 OVAs.
After seeing the success of the anime and the craze among the fans animators release the second season of the series titled “Kyoto Saga” in January 2017 which includes a total of 12 episodes. The anime series is also available to see on Netflix as it is one of the classic anime that anime watchers wanted to see on Netflix.
But after the release of season 2 people started to wonder if they will be able to get the Blue Exorcist season 3 or not so if you’re also wondering the same and wanted to know updates about the release of the series then keep reading the following article.
Blue Exorcist Season 3 Release Date
As we already know there are a number of anime that don’t have the release date for the next season and end on a cliffhanger. And one such anime is Blue Exorcist season 3 so if you’re thinking about some official date of release of the series then we’re sorry you cannot get one yet until the animators drop some official announcement on this topic.
But still, there are many updates also regarding this topic so if you’ve wanted to know about them then read them here. We will drop all the latest updates regarding this that will help you get some hints on season 3 of the series.
Well, to be honest waiting for next season isn’t a big deal for blue exorcist watchers as they already waited for 5 years after the first season to get the next one. But still, it has been more than 5 years after the release of the second season and we still didn’t get any third season.
But if we observe the release pattern of the previous seasons then it may be possible that the A-1 pictures will drop some official announcements regarding the third season of the series sometime in 2022.
So we recommend you to wait for some official announcement before losing your all hopes and if everything goes fine then it is safe to assume that the studio will release the Blue Exorcist Season 3 next year i.e. 2023.
Moreover, it is also possible that the series might get delayed due to the Covid outbreak. Many many anime and shows already got affected due to the Covid-19. So if Blue Exorcist season 3 is planned to release then it is safe to assume that it may have gotten delayed due to the outbreak of Covid-19.
What can be the Plot of Blue Exorcist Season 3?
In case you’re wondering about the plot and story of the blue exorcist season 3 then you can read the following paragraph and can understand the highlight of the incidents that may happen in the anime if it ever gets the season 3.
As we all know that all the upcoming anime are dependent on Manga and Light novels and Blue Exorcist anime is adapted by A-1 pictures and is based on the Manga series written by Kazue Kato.
So as long as there is enough storyline in the manga then it is safe to assume that we will get the next season of the series. And as for the plot of the next season then we can safely assume that the incidents and story of the Anime will be directly based on the incidents and story of the Manga.
The story will be based on Rin and his friends who will encounter the Illuminati headed by Lucifer who is also known as the King of Light. And the Illuminati who they will encounter will not help them instead they are planning to help Satan to realize his goals.
Not only this one of the most prominent members of this dark group Sabutota Tadou will also introduce this season. Fans will also get to see the invention of the Gehenna Gate. The whole story behind this will be very interesting and beautifully portrayed in the third season.
As for the location it is revealed that it is located in Russia’s former nuclear power plant site. The Illuminati group is behind all the scenes and the one who will help in the building of the gate. Technical errors have already proven chaotic concerning the workings of the Gehenna Gate.
If Rin and the gang will not be able to stop this evil plan of the Illuminati group then the ‘New World’ will end up hosting all sorts of zombies and demons. These are all the main highlights of the storyline or plot of season 3.
Who will be the Cast Members for Season 3
The following is the list of the most expected cast members that are likely to play roles in Blue Exorcist Season 3:
- Nobuhiko Okamoto as Rin Okumura.
- Tetsuya Kakihara as Amaimon.
- Jun Fukuyama as Yukio Okumura.
- Hiroshi Kamiya as Mephisto Pheles.
- Rina Satou as Shura Kirigakure.
- Ayahi Takagaki as Kuro.
Blue Exorcist Season 3 Trailer
As for now, there is no official trailer released for season 3 but as soon as one drop we will upload it here for sure so stay connected with us.
Until some official trailer drops for season 3 you can watch the trailer of the previous season below: