More Kaguya-sama: Love is War is officially here with the arrival of the hotly-anticipated third season! You’ll be able to catch the latest episodes adapting Aka Akasaka’s manga of the same name as part of the Crunchyroll Spring 2022 Lineup, so read on for an overview to see what’s in store for the romantic comedy series in Kaguya-sama: Love is War -Ultra Romantic-.
Launch Time: April 8
Territories: North America, Central America, South America, Europe, Africa, Oceania, the Middle East, and CIS
From a good family? Check! A good personality? Check! Shuchiin Academy is where all these elite students with bright futures flock to. As the two leaders of the student council, Kaguya Shinomiya and Miyuki Shirogane have supposedly fallen in love… But after almost half a year, nothing has happened!? They both have too much pride and can’t be honest. Things have gotten troublesome, and they are now caught in a war of “How to get the other to confess their love first.” This is a whole new romantic comedy, following an outbreak of cunning warfare between two elite students in love.
VA: Aoi Koga (Shoko Komi in Komi Can’t Communicate)
VA: Makoto Furukawa (Saitama in One-Punch Man)
VA: Konomi Kohara (Chitose Kaginoji in KARAKAI JOZU NO TAKAGI-SAN)
VA: Ryota Suzuki (Bisco Akaboshi in SABIKUI BISCO)
VA: Yuki Takada (Elma in Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid)
VA: Miyu Tomita (Riko in Made in Abyss)
VA: Yumiri Hanamori (Nadeshiko Kagamihara in Laid-Back Camp)
VA: Momo Asakura (Iroha Tamaki in Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story)
VA: Rina Hidaka (Milim in That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime)
VA: Yutaka Aoyama (Dr. Giovanni in Fire Force)
Mamoru Hatakeyama (Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju)
Yasuhiro Nakanishi (Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun)
Yuko Yahiro (Aharen-san wa Hakarenai)
Opening Theme Song Performer
Ending Theme Song Performer
In the final days leading up to the premiere of KAGUYA-SAMA: LOVE IS WAR -Ultra Romantic-, the official accounts started sharing countdown illustrations by various members of the anime’s staff. Here’s how it all went down!
Day 9 by animation director Satoshi Noma
Day 8 by animation director Yuichiro Mizutani
Day 7 from A-1 Pictures Key Animation Department
Day 6 by chief animation director Koji Akitaka
Day 5 by director Takayuki Kikuchi
Day 4 by chief animation director Tetsuya Kawakami
Day 3 by key animator and Four Ramen Kings supervisor Shinobu Nishioka
Day 2 by Animation Director Honoka Yokoyama
Day 1 by Chief Animation Director Hiroshi Yako
Day of broadcast art by Character Designer Yuko Yahiro
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