Will There Be Noragami Season 3? (Updated In 2022)

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Is Noragami season 3 confirmed? Noragami Season 3 has yet to be officially confirmed, so there is no release date for the third season of this anime series.

The question is, will there be a season 3 of Noragami? And when is Noragami season 3 coming out?

Here is everything we know so far regarding whether or not Noragami anime season 3 will happen in 2022, as well as a potential release date.

The anime series Noragami, known as  ノラガミ in Japanese, is based on a successful manga.

The Noragami manga series is written and illustrated by Adachitoka. It’s a pen name for two female mangakas.

Noragami is a fantastic shōnen-action anime series with supernatural elements, so it’s no wonder that fans worldwide are asking if Noragami will have a season 3.

The main protagonist of this anime series is Yato.

The story is about Yato, a nameless god without a shrine who is striving to construct one. He meets Hiyori Iki, a regular middle school student, and offers his assistance for 5 yen.

How many seasons of Noragami are there? There have only been two seasons of the Noragami anime series and four OVAs. So there is no season 3 of Noragami yet.

All four OVAs are canon and adapt either chapters from the Noragami manga or the side stories.

The first season of the Noragami anime, with 12 episodes, premiered in Japan in January 2014. Since then, this series has amassed a sizable fan base that is still hoping that Noragami will get a season 3.

Over the last six years, I’ve examined hundreds of anime sequels. Some examples are:

So continue reading if you want to learn if Noragami will return for a new season and the likely Noragami Season 3 release date.

Noragami Season 3 Key Visual

Will There Be A Season 3 Of Noragami?

We must look at two factors to determine if there will be a Noragami Season 3 and the likely Noragami Season 3 release date.

The first factor is the source material, and the second is how much profit the first two seasons made.

We will now examine both to see if Noragami will have a season 3 or not.

Noragami Season 3 Manga

For the Noragami anime, the source material is the manga.

How many volumes of Noragami are there? As of January 2022, there are 24 volumes of Noragami. There are also two volumes of a Noragami: Stray Stories side story.

Is the Noragami manga finished? The Noragami manga is ongoing, and the end is not in sight. Because of the author’s health and the slow release speed, the Noragami manga will take years to be finished.

Adachitoka, the manga author, published the latest volume in Japan on October 15, 2021.

Noragami Volume 25 release date? The release date for volume 25 has yet to be confirmed, although it should be coming out in 2022.

Where to start reading Noragami after the end of season 2? Noragami manga after the second season is Volume 10.

So, if you want to continue the story from where the second season ended, have a look at Noragami Manga Volume 10 in English.

The first two seasons of the anime covered volumes 1 to 9. The third season should use volumes 10 to 13 or 14.

That means there is enough content for more than one new season of Noragami in 2022.

I highly recommend checking out the Noragami manga. Many fans prefer manga over anime, and it is the only way to continue the story in 2022.

Noragami’s Profitability And Sales Figures

How well did the Noragami Blu-ray sell? The Noragami Blu-ray sold roughly 4,400 copies per disk for the first season. The second season dropped to only 1,800 copies sold.

The Blu-ray drop is pretty bad, but even the Noragami manga is not doing well.

How well does the Noragami manga sell? Noragami Volume 23 sold around 55,000 copies, and the latest volume, 24, sold only 45,000 copies. That is not good for 2021, and it’s far from what this series used to sell.

The decline may be due to digital sales, but most of the drop in manga sales is likely due to slow-release speed. Noragami used to sell 250,000 copies per volume.

How many copies does Noragami have in print? There is no official number for Noragami, but it’s around 7,500,000 copies.

It is not in the top 200 most popular manga series of all time.

How much merchandise is there for Noragami? There are fewer than five figurines, which is not great. There are also more than 600 pieces of merchandise made for this series.

The merchandise number is good, but the figurine number is low. I would expect at least 20.

For whatever reason, I always assumed that Noragami was a big series, yet there hasn’t been any new merchandise for this series in nearly three years.

I think it’s clear now that this series didn’t make a lot of money, especially the second season of Noragami Aragoto.

I highly recommend checking out Noragami merchandise if you’re a fan of the Noragami series. There is some fantastic stuff made for this franchise.

Noragami Season 3 - Release Date

Noragami Season 3 Release Date

As of January 2022, Noragami Season 3 doesn’t have a release date as it is not confirmed yet, and there is a good chance that the third season of Noragami is never coming out.

That means there will likely never be a release date for Noragami s3, and the reasons why are simple.

As shown above, there is more than enough source material for a third season, so that’s not a problem.

The problem is that this series, particularly the second season, didn’t do too well in making money.

The difference in profit from season to season is significant.

Manga sales in 2022 are only around 20% of what they used to be, and there hasn’t been any new merchandise for this series in years. The official website and Twitter are also inactive.

In 2022, there is nothing that makes money for this franchise.

Noragami was a popular series in 2014/15, so I can’t give it a 0% chance of getting a third season.

However, according to Google Trends, the popularity of this series is at an all-time low.

That’s why, if there is no news about Noragami Season 3 in 2022, I’d think it’ll never happen.

It’s easy to see why this series never got a third season. For the production committee, it’s likely not worth it.

Check out the Noragami anime merch or Noragami manga if you wish to support the Noragami series or continue the story.

You can also find out whether other anime series are receiving new seasons:

Noragami season 3 Trailer

There is no trailer for Noragami season 3 or Noragami season 4 to watch, but we will update this page if one gets released on the official Noragami Twitter account.

On the other hand, here’s a trailer for the second season, which you should watch to recall how good the second season of Noragami was.

Noragami Characters, Cast & anime Staff

I. Characters & Cast

Character Voice Actor
YatoHiroshi Kamiya
YukineYuki Kaji
HiyoriMaaya Uchida
BishamonMiyuki Sawashiro
KazumaJun Fukuyama
KofukuAki Toyosaki

II. anime Staff

Anime Staff PositionStaff
DirectorKoutarou Tamura
Series Composition, ScriptHitomi Mieno
Character DesignToshihiro Kawamoto
StudioBones

Last Thoughts

In summary, there is a slight chance that Noragami Season 3 will get a release date. This anime series was super popular, and streaming it in 2022 could make a lot of money. So, if there is no information about the third season in 2022, I think it will never happen.

I also did this same analysis for many other series in the anime-continue category, so check them out: