The Japanese light novel series, High School DxD was written by Ichiei Ishibumi and illustrated by Miyama-Zero. The first four seasons of this anime have been immensely loved and appreciated by the fans all across Japan and the rest of the other world with 1 million copies being sold in Japan itself. The first season was adapted by TNK and At-X and aired on 6 January 2012, with a total of 14 scenes. It followed with a renewal (High School DXD New) which aired on 7 July 2013 (13 Scenes).
Season 3 (High School Dxd BorN) aired on April 4 2015 followed by High School DxD Hero on 10 April 2018.
High School DxD Season 5: Release Date
The previous two seasons of High School DxD has raised questions amongst the fans of the manga series about its renewal. Well, there’s still some hope left. According to the speculations, the series is supposed to air in Japan by June 2021. As Passion Studio and Sueda has given a thumbs up on its filming, although there’ll be necessary delays in it due to the Covid-19 crisis. Also that the studio is currently occupied with working for another anime called Project [B.B].
High School DxD Season 5: Cast
The new season will return with all its original cast members and behind the voice actors.
The anime protagonist Issei Hyodo will be voiced by Yūki Kaji, Rias Gremory by Yōko Hikasa, Asia Argento by Azumi Asakura, Akeno Himejima by Shizuka Ito and Koneko Tōjo by Ayana Taketatsu.
The English voice-over has been done by:
Issei Hyodo will be voiced by Scott Freeman, Rias Gremory by Jamie Marchi, Asia Argento by Chloe Daniels, Akeno Himejima by Teri Rogers, Yuto Kiba by Sean O’Connor, and Koneko Tojo by Jad Saxton.
Some new characters and students might enter the school this season.
High School DxD Season 5: Plot and What We Know So Far!
The movie is based on its protagonist, Issei Hyodo a student at Kuoh Academy and his journey at the school which wasn’t a normal high school for teenage kids, but a school for Angel and demons. The perverted lead of the anime was initially killed by a girl who asked him out on his first day at the school. She later revealed herself as an angel. Issei is saved and reincarnated by another demon girl named Rias Gremory who becomes his master.
Season 5 is speculated to carry forward its story with Hero Oppai Dragon Arc, which was started in season 4. The season would be covering the rest of the volume from the manga series as confirmed by the showrunner. This season, we might see Issei and Rias (a fellow third-year student) getting close. The anime might as well be adapted in a movie soon as per the rumors.