High School DxD Season 5 finally got its release update after five years. Fans have been waiting for a long to get any updated about the highly anticipated fifth season of High School DxD. Well, keep reading as we bring to you all the exclusive updates about the same. Here are all the updated details you need to know (as of November 2023).
High School DXD Season 5: Updated details
High School DXD last aired on Apr 17, 2018. After that, it went on a long hiatus keeping the fans waiting for High School DxD Season 5. Due to the pandemic, High School DXD Season 5 kept getting postponed.
Following its release in 2008, the light novel series written by Ichiei Ishibumi and illustrated by Miyama-Zero quickly gained immense popularity. The first serialization began in September 2008 in Fujimi Shobo‘s Dragon Magazine. After that, it was adapted into a manga series, video games, and an anime series. The show has a huge fan following all across the world and continues to rule the hearts of the fans with its engaging storyline and amusing illustrations and animations.
High School DXD till date released four seasons. Although no official date is confirmed yet by any studio, the latest season is supposed to release this year in the United States. Twelve episodes in all, each lasting roughly 23 minutes, will be available. The uncensored version will be released by AT-X only for Japanese fans. International fans can watch all the episodes of High School DXD on Hulu and Funimation.
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High School DxD Season 5 Release Date Latest Update (as of November 2023)
The anticipation for “High School DxD” Season 5 has been nothing short of electrifying, with fans eagerly awaiting its release by the end of 2023. However, it seems that the official release date has been pushed into early 2024, causing a bit of disappointment among fans. But for the dedicated “High School DxD” enthusiasts, a few more months of patience is a small price to pay after such a long wait.
In the meantime, many fans have turned to fan-made edits and videos of Season 5, keeping the excitement alive. These unofficial creations offer a glimpse of what’s to come and help tide over the eager fanbase until the official release. So, while the release date may have shifted, the enthusiasm for “High School DxD” Season 5 remains as fiery as ever.
Per my source:
Studio Bind has been green lit to adapt the remaining volumes of Highschool DxD!!!!
Season 5 is already in production with new character designs similar to seasons 1-3.
The release date is set to Spring 2024, following the end of Mushoku Tensei Season 2. pic.twitter.com/UZEcGxyWcb
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Why High School DxD Season 5 release date is delayed?
The delay in the release of “High School DxD” Season 5 can be attributed to a variety of factors, with the COVID-19 pandemic being a significant initial cause. The pandemic disrupted many aspects of the entertainment industry, including production schedules and logistics, which resulted in delays for numerous projects.
Even though the pandemic is gradually receding, it’s essential to recognize that the production of animated series can involve intricate processes, such as animation, voice acting, and post-production, which may take time to complete. Additionally, the makers might be focusing on ensuring the quality of the upcoming season, which could also lead to delays.
WOW!!! WE GETTING HIGH SCHOOL DXD SEASON 5!!! 😭 pic.twitter.com/IipNeG1872
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High School DXD: All about it
Issei Hyodo, a perverted high school boy from Kuoh Academy, who wanted to be a Harem King, was killed by his first date, he turns out to be a fallen angel and is then resurrected as a devil to serve the red-haired devil princess Rias Gremory and her family of demons. The angels, fallen angels, and devils are all put in jeopardy by Issei and Rias’ developing connection.
High School DXD Season 4: A quick recap and What to Expect in High School DxD Season 5
In season 4 of High School DXD, titled “Lion Heart of the School Festival”, we witnessed the thrilling fight between Issei and Sairaorg Bael. The new Rating Game King of the world was crowned after Issei’s successful win. As the season came to a close, every character took pleasure in the fight’s aftermath and celebrated their challenging accomplishment. The season finale has left the fans on a cliffhanger, and viewers are anxiously anticipating the upcoming season as Issei got a mystery message from an unidentified source.
It’s probable that High School DxD Season 5 may adapt the novels from the 11th and 12th volumes of the original light novel series, which has had ten volumes since the publication of Season 4 of the anime. The new season will begin with an exam to enter the middle class, coupled with a ranking that represents a devil’s might.
However, this is just a prediction for what’s coming in future episodes.
Stay tuned for more updates!