Who does not like playing video games? With big hits like PubG and Valorant, the gaming industry is on a successful run. But, have you thought about what it would feel like to be inside those games and play them in real life? This happens in How Not To Summon A Demon Lord, a Japanese anime series. The anime has been adapted from a light novel series titled Isekai Maō to Shōkan Shōjo no Dorei Majutsu which was written by Yukiya Murasaki and illustrated by Takahiro Tsurusaki.
Also known as The Other World Demon Lord And The Summoning Girl’s Slave Magic, the light novel series was published by Kodansha on 2nd December 2014 and is currently ongoing with 14 volumes. A subsequent shōnen manga which was written by Naoto Fukuda was also published by Kodansha on 24th June 2015 and is ongoing with 20 released volumes till now.
The anime How Not To Summon A Demon Lord season 1 has been directed by Yūta Murano, written by Kazuyuki Fudeyasu, and produced by Aija-do Animation Works. The first installment was released on 5th July 2018 and ended with the twelfth episode on 20th September 2018. The second season has been directed by Satoshi Kuwabara, written by Kazuyuki Fudeyasu, and produced by Tezuka Productions and Okuruto Noburu.
It was released on 9th April 2021 and concluded with the tenth episode on 11th June 2021. How Not To Summon A Demon Lord received a rating of 7 from IMDb, 6.9 from MyAnimeList, and 4.6/5 from Crunchyroll. Even though the second season could not live up to the first, fans are still waiting for the How Not To Summon A Demon Lord Season 3 release date.
How Not To Summon A Demon Lord Season 3 Release Date
There have been no official updates regarding the renewal or cancelation of How Not To Summon A Demon Lord Season 3. It has been two years since the release of the last installment. Fans speculate the third season might premiere in late 2023 or 2024. But without an official confirmation, nothing is sure. As of July 2023, the How Not To Summon A Demon Lord Season 3 release date is unknown.
How Not To Summon A Demon Lord Season 3 Plot
The story is about Takuma Sakamoto, a gamer suffering from hikikomori which is a condition wherein a person has severe social anxiety. This means the individual fears social contact or going out in public and conversing with others. Takuma is a player in the Cross Reverie game where his character Diablo-13, the Demon Lord is one of the best.
However, one day he finds himself mysteriously transported into his favorite game and inside his character. He finds out that he was summoned by Rem and Shera, two girls from the game to be their servant. But when they try putting a spell on Takuma, it reverts to them because of the Magic Reflection ring and they end up being his servants. The episodes follow Takuma acting as his character inside the game while helping Rem and Shera.
How Not To Summon A Demon Lord Season 3 Characters
The voice of Takuma Sakamoto or Diablo is by Masaaki Mizunaka and Eric Vale; the voice of Shera L. Greenwood is by Yu Serizawa and Sarah Wiedenheft; the voice of Rem Galleu is by Azumi Waki and Jad Saxton; and the voice of Alicia Crystella is by Yumi Hara and Sara Ragsdale.
Rumi Okubo and Leah Clark gave their voices to Sylvie; Emiri Katō and Kristi Rothrock gave their voices to Edelgard; Sayaka Senbongi and Marissa Lenti gave their voices to Celestine Baudelaire; and Atsumi Tanezaki and Madeleine Morris gave their voices to Klem.
How Not To Summon A Demon Lord Season 3 Trailer
Since the creators did not renew How Not To Summon A Demon Lord Season 3, there is no available trailer for the same. The trailers for the first two seasons are on YouTube and IMDb.
Where Can You Watch How Not To Summon A Demon Lord Season 3 Online?
All episodes from the first two seasons were broadcast on Japanese local TV channels. They are also available online on Crunchyroll. How Not To Summon A Demon Lord Season 3 was not renewed and has no episodes.
Frequently Asked Questions
As of July 2023, there is no How Not To Summon A Demon Lord Season 3 release date.
There are 22 episodes to watch in How Not To Summon A Demon Lord.
How Not To Summon A Demon Lord is not on Netflix.
The first season of How Not To Summon A Demon Lord was better than the second.
The fate of How Not To Summon A Demon Lord Season 3 rests on the makers.