The fact that ” Kaguya-Sama: Love is War ” is getting a follow-up season was announced at the end of October 2020 on the official Twitter channel. At the same time, it was announced that an Original Video Animation (OVA) would be produced, which would include three little adventures away from the plot.
The OVA is included in volume 22 of the manga series, which appeared on May 19. So the signs are good that there could be news about season 3 of the anime series soon.
When is “Kaguya-sama: Love is War” season 3 coming?
At the moment, those involved are in the cloak of silence about the exact start date of the third season. The first season ran in early 2019, season 2 followed in spring 2020. Since season 3 already got the green light in October, it could appear in the course of 2022.
Is there a trailer for “Kaguya-sama: Love is War” season 3?
There is currently only a brief announcement about the OVA and the third season. Moving images from the anime are extremely rare but suggest that Kaguya and Miyuki are quite ready to elicit a love confession from each other by all means.
“Kaguya-sama: Love is War”: Plot
Vice President Kaguya and Student Council President Miyuki attend a private school for the rich and famous. Apparently, the two could suffer each other more than well, but to confess their love for one another seems like a defeat to the proud students of the academy. So harder guns have to be brought up to bring the other to that very creed. Season 2 ended with a photo session by the new student council. But Kaguya’s smartphone broke and she was deeply saddened by the loss of her souvenir photos. The announcement teaser, which catches your defective cell phone at the end, also shows that this can become an important hook for the sequel.
So it’s time for new photos and memories with her crush, Miyuki. And you can be sure that this endeavor will not be easy. You will find out what tactics the two will hatch each other in their psychological war at the latest by the beginning of the third season of “Kaguya-Sama: Love is War”.
“Kaguya-Sama: Love is War”: Production
The two previous seasons of the anime series are excitingly staged and pretty to look at. Since there is little need for changes and the OVAs were produced by the same team as seasons 1 and 2, little will change in season 3. Shinichi Omata will return as a director under the pseudonym Mamoru Hatakeyama. Omata was among other things involved in the storyboard or the direction of “Puella Magi Madoka Magica” or ” Black Butler “.
The production was done in the animation studio A-1 Pictures, which in addition to “Black Butler” also adapted the anime series for ” The Seven Deadly Sins ” (seasons 1 to 3) or ” Sword Art Online “.