My next life as a villainess season 2 finale just aired and fans are now wondering about the season 3. In this article we will tell you everything announced about the next season of the anime series.
Where to start the light novel after season 2?
If you cannot wait anymore for the next season to know what happens next in the story, you can always turn to the light novel of the series.
Season 2 of the series adapted the story of the light novel till the 6th volume. So far, 11 volumes of the series have been published. If you want to read the light novel, you can start from volume 7 after watching the season 2 finale.
My Next Life As A Villainess movie
On Sept 17, 2021, a movie was announced through the official website. Unfortunately, no released date has been confirmed so far. Author of the series also thanked the fans for supporting the series so far.
“Thanks to everyone’s support, the movie version has been decided! Thank you very much. The day will come when you can see Catalinas on the screen! I’m really looking forward to it from now on.”
A promotional video for the movie has been released as well:
When will My next life as a Villainess season 3 will be released? Unfortunately, there is still no announcement for the season 3 of the series. If you are wondering if season 3 will ever happen or not? The good news is there is a high possibility that the series will get at least 2 more seasons.
Anime sequels are usually dependant on 2 major points:
- Source Material
- Popularity of the series
The series is based on the light novel series written by Satoru Yamaguchi and illustrated by Nami Hidaka. As the time of writing, the light novel have 11 volumes published. Only 6 volumes are adapted into anime series so far. So, there is enough source material for season 3.
My next as a Villainess season 2 have done quite well in terms of the popularity. On MyAnimeList, season 2 is rated 7.44 out of 10, which is considered an above average score.
My next life as a Villainess season 3 release date?
If season 3 of the series ever gets announced, fans can expect Katarina and her friends to return pretty quickly.
The first season aired in July 2019, and the second season aired in July 2021. Similarly, if there are no delays in the production of the anime, season 3 of the series could return as early as July 2023.
However, announcement for season 3 will depend on the movie schedule as well. In a worst possible scenario, if the movie doesn’t do well on the box-office, there is a chance that season 3 might never happen. The next season happens or not, will depend on the success of the film.
New information for season 3 will be added here after the release.
Source: Official Website