The anime series Blue Exorcist captivates viewers with its dark fantasy themes and epic action scenes. It is an adaptation of a manga series of the same name authored by Kazue Kato. The series has been well received by readers, and also witnesses more increase in sales after the release of the anime.
This ultimately proves that the franchise is a commercial success along with receiving positive reviews from critics and fans alike. Season 2 was released six years after the first season, in 2017, and since then fans have been anxiously waiting for its renewal. Well, here’s everything you need to know about the next instalment.
Blue Exorcist Season 3: When will it air?
Season 1 aired on April 17, 2011, and due to its wide success, a new season was launched on January 17, 2019. Regarding Blue Exorcist Season 3, there has been no announcement of its release. However, it will not stop us from speculating on all possibilities.
If we look at the anime’s popularity, there is a high chance of its return. Also because there are lots of source material left for adaptation, the possibility of its renewal heightens. Especially since a huge number of fans are waiting for a new season, the creators might bring it back.
Nevertheless, A-1 pictures has not released any confirmation as of now. So in this situation, we can only patiently wait for it. Do check in for new updates!
Blue Exorcist Season 3: What can it be about?
The plot centres around Rin Okumura, who finds out that he and his twin brother Yuki, are Satan’s sons and that he possesses Satan’s powers. Rin admits himself at True Cross Academy to become an exorcist and vanquish his father Satan.
In the second season, Rin learns to control his Satanic powers and also keeps this secret from his friends. However, after they come to know about it, he was made to prove his loyalty and dedication to the human race.
In Blue Exorcist Season 3, we might witness a new threat from the Illuminati conspiracy group. And hence, the story will most likely begin from the 35th chapter of the manga, which marks the dawn of the “Illuminati Arc”.