“The Misfit of Demon King Academy” is an isekai series that has been loved by the anime community since its first season aired in the summer of 2020.
The second season of “The Misfit of Demon King Academy” has just completed with a total of 12 episodes. But fans are now curious about the news regarding season 3. Here is everything we know so far.
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Unlike the stereotypical isekai series, “The Misfit of Demon King Academy” has garnered the attention of the entire anime community as it offers a different twist on the isekai theme.
“The Misfit of Demon King Academy” tells the story of a demon lord named “Anos” who is reincarnated after reaching a deal with the Hero for a peaceful future. But when he was reincarnated as a boy, he witnessed too many impostors trying to become a “demon lord”.
So Anos is now on the hunt for every impostor who took advantage of the “demon lord”. ” The title does the wrong thing. This series started airing on January 8, 2023. But was delayed due to production issues and started airing again from July 2023 to September 24, 2023.
The anime series is animated by the animation studio “SILVER LINK”. They are famous for producing anime series such as “Masamune’s Revenge” and “Non-Non Biyori”.
Will there be a Season 3 for “The Misfit of Demon King Academy”?
The answer to that question is a bit complicated. You see, The Misfit of Demon King Academy season 2 is not over yet.
It was previously announced that Mifit of Demon King Academy season 2 will be divided into two parts. The first season, consisting of 12 episodes, has finished airing.
NEWS: The Misfit of Demon King Academy Season 2 Blu-ray & DVD episodes 1–4 listed: 12 episodes.
According to the initial announcement of season 2, the season will be divided into several courses. pic.twitter.com/RMjX299ceL
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That means the upcoming sequel to The Misfit of Demon King Academy won’t be titled season 3 but will be called Part 2, Part 2.
Considering the last season (Season 2 Part 1) faced a “seasonal delay”, there is a high possibility that the season 2 season 2 premiere date will not be in the near future. The Misfit of Demon King Academy season 2 part 2 will probably air on Fall 2024 or Winter 2025.
The anime series is based on the light novel series of the same name written by Shu and illustrated by Yoshinori Shimuza. Up to now, there have been 18 episodes released, and part 2, part 1, which just ended, has adapted episodes 4-6. Therefore, there is more than enough material to animate the sequel.
The light novel of this series was also adapted from a manga, illustrated by Haruka Kaya. It was discontinued after four volumes on July 7, 2021, after the illustrator’s death.
Both the light Novel series and the manga series have received English Serializations. The former by “Yen Press” and the latter by “Square Enix.” You can buy their episodes on Amazon.
How does season 2 impact light novel sales?
Luckily, part 2 part 1 increased the sales of the original material as “The Misfit of Demon King’s Academy” light Novel is part of the Top 10 bestselling Light Novels on Oricon.
The main goal of an anime adaptation for a source like a light novel is to increase the source’s sales. This goal was accomplished for “The Misfit of the Demon King Academy”.
Popularity of “The Misfit of the Demon King Academy Season 2 Part 1”
The series has been able to achieve slightly above average ratings on rating platforms such as MyAnimeList (6.8/10) and AniList (6.9/10).
The series failed to attain any official acrylic or model statues, which serves as another measure of the show’s popularity.
The Blu-ray and DVD episodes of “Misfit of Demon King Academy Season 2” will be released in four volumes starting September 23, 2023.
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The streaming platform for this animated series
Crunchyroll, Netflix and bilibili have been streaming “Misfit of Demon King Academy” since the first season. So, you can use these streaming services to stream the next season of this anime series whenever it starts airing.
You can use a VPN to watch the maximum number of anime series on Crunchyroll, as Crunchyroll has restricted access to popular anime series in most countries.