Since the second season finished airing in 2021, fans had been expecting a long wait for the third season. However, the official Twitter account confirmed the third season of That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime will premiere in spring 2024.
Here’s everything you should know regarding the new season of That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime and when exactly it will be released.
The anime series That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime, is based on a successful light novel of the same name, first published in 2014. The Slime light novel series is written by Fuse and illustrated by Mitz Vahand.
That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime is a fantastic isekai fantasy anime series loved by people worldwide, which follows Rimuru, who establishes the nation of Tempest, a place where all the different races can live together in harmony.
The anime television series That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime has only had two seasons so far along with a movie called Slime: The Movie – Scarlet Bond all directed by Yasuhito Kikuchi and animated by Studio Eight Bit.
There has been no announcement on whether the director will return for the new season of That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime, but the studio will.
The first 24-episode That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime television anime series premiered in Japan in October 2018. A second split-cour season aired in 2021. So how long for the Slime Season 3 to premiere?
That Time I Got Reincarnated As a Slime Season 3 Will Release in Spring 2024
The studio has officially announced the third season of That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime will premiere in spring 2024. So we know the sequel should be released around April 2024, which is only 6 months away.
The release is still months away, and it could always get delayed. Rest assured, as soon as the exact release date is known, we will let you know! We will be among the first to report on the airing date.
Good news! The new slime movie, Scarlet Bond was a massive box-office hit in Japan, it grossed more than ¥1.5 billion (US$11.4 million). In short, the Slime franchise is a big hit, with more than 40m copies in print.
That’s why we can expect a full adaptation of this series. So if you wonder if Season 3 of Slime will be the last one, don’t worry, not even half has been adapted yet. We should be getting at least 3 more seasons.
In the meantime, let’s delve into details about That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime Season 3. What can we expect from the next season?
I highly recommend checking out the Slime Manga. For many fans, the manga is the best way to continue the story in 2023.
What Can We Expect from That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime Season 3?
The plot of season three will center on the aftermath of the demon lord Clayman’s defeat by Rimuru, which did shake the Holy Empire of Lubelius to its core.
One wrong move could spell total warfare. How will Rimuru and his friends solve this this problem will be fun to watch in the upcoming third season.
The first season of the anime adapted light novel volumes 1 to 3, and season two adapted volumes 4 to 6. The movie is original story (non-canon).
Season 3 is expected to adapt manga volumes 7 to 9, – three books, following the pacing of the previous two seasons.
So, if you want to continue the story from where the anime ended and cant wait, have a look at That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime light novel volume 7 in English.
Slime Anime has been confirmed for a third season, so this series is not over, the manga and light novel is still ongoing. However, the series will likely end with volume 22 according to the author, and we are at 21.
Still, this series will continue in anime format for a long time. We should get a full adaptation, which is always nice to see! This series is easily in the top 10 most profitable light novel franchises, more likely even the top 5.
That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime Season 3 Trailer
No trailer or teaser yet, but check out the official Scarlet Bond movie trailer video below: