Kodoani.com – NHK revealed on Wednesday that the third season of the anime adaptation of the manga Mairimashita! Iruma-kun will premiere in October on NHK Educational channel. NHK has also revealed a new teaser image for the third season.
The third season will revolve around Iruma competing with his classmates to gather ingredients in a demonic forest, all in preparation for an upcoming harvest festival.
The first anime premiered in October 2019 on NHK Educational and has 23 episodes.
The second season premiered in April 2021. Crunchyroll streamed the anime series as it aired, and launched the English dub in June 2021.
Nishi launched the manga in Akita Shoten’s Weekly Shōnen Champion magazine in March 2017.
The story of Mairimashita! Iruma-kun follows Iruma, a kind 14-year-old boy who was sold to the devil by his parents for his own selfish gain. However, the demon he was sold to doesn’t have a grandson of his own, so he likes this nephew and sends him to the demon school.