After the broadcast of the final episode of the third season of the anime Kaguya-sama: Love is War (Kaguya-sama wa Kokurasetai: Tensai-tachi no Renai Zunousen), the production of a new animation project for the franchise was announced. The statement only lists it as “new animation“, but does not specify if it is a fourth season, a movie or an OVA. Therefore, more information is expected soon.
A variety of illustrations were also shared to celebrate the broadcast of this final episode of the third season, titled as Kaguya-sama: Love is War – Ultra Romanticwhich were made by yuko yahiro (animation), Takashi Torii (animation), Hiroshi Yakou (animation direction), コウタ (@souseinowhale) (animation direction), and Yokoyama (よこやま) (animation direction).
This third season premiered on April 8 and had a total of twelve episodes, the last one lasting one hour, while the platforms Crunchyroll Y Funimation they are in charge of its distribution in the West. For its part, aka akasaka the publication of the manga began in the magazine Miracle Jump from the publisher Shueisha in May 2015, and moved it to the magazine Weekly Young Jump in 2016.
- Shinichi Omata (Grancrest Senki, Mahou Shoujo Madoka Magica, Sankarea) returns to direct the studios A-1 Pictures.
- Yasuhiro Nakanishi (Jibaku Shounen Hanako-kun, Kakkou no Iinazuke, Mini Hama: Minimum Hamatora) returns to take charge of writing and supervising the scripts.
- Yūko Yahiro (Aharen-san wa Hakarenai, Diabolik Lovers, Robi Hachi) returns to handle character design.
- Kei Haneoka (Hanamonogatari, Kono Oto Tomare!, Yawaraka Sangokushi Tsukisase!! Ryofuko-chan) returns to take charge of the composition of the soundtrack.
Synopsis for Kaguya-sama: Love is War
At the renowned Shuchiin Academy, Miyuki Shirogane and Kaguya Shinomiya are the top representatives of the student body. Ranked as the top student in the nation and respected by his peers and mentors, Miyuki is the president of the student council. Alongside him, Vice President Kaguya – eldest daughter of the wealthy Shinomiya family – excels in every conceivable field. They are the envy of all the students, considered the perfect couple. However, despite the fact that both have already developed feelings for the other, neither is willing to admit them. The first to confess loses, will be despised and will be considered the minor. With their honor and pride at stake, Miyuki and Kaguya are equally determined to be the one who emerges victorious on the battlefield of love!
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