The alluring animation, feisty female characters, and a solid storyline are what make fans love this anime and keep wondering about “High School DxD Season 5”.
Ichiei Ishibumi is the writer and Miyama-Zero is the illustrator of the Japanese light novel series. The first volume of the novel released on 20th September 2008. The novel has twenty-five volumes available in Japan as of March 2018 under their Fujimi Fantasia Bunko imprint. The anime adaption of the novel is by TNK. It aired from 6th January 2012 to 23rd March 2012. Funimation licenses the series in North America, Manga Entertainment in the United Kingdom, and Madman Entertainment in Australia. The latest season of the anime aired from 10th April 2018 to 3rd July 2018.
Release Date Of “High School DxD Season 5”
As of now, no announcement for the fifth run of the anime series has been made. But if we look at the light novels, there are more than enough materials present to continue with the anime. The anime might get delayed due to the ongoing pandemic so it is likely we get to see it somewhere around 2021 or even 2022.
The Plot Of The Series
The story revolves around Issei Hyodo. Issei is a high school student who also has a reputation for being a pervert. He desires to be a harem king one day. Issei gets killed by his first date who happens to be a fallen angel. He later gets revived by a devil named Rias Gremory. Issei then serves her and her family. But Issei’s growing relations with Rias proves to be dangerous to both the fallen angels and the devils. We see both of them growing stronger with each passing season.
At the beginning of the circular story segment, we see the initiation of the Middle-Class Promotion Test. Issei, Akeno, and Kiba get ready for the test while Koneko starts to act dubiously. The story takes an energizing turn when Azazel brings Ophis and the head of Khaos Brigade to the Hyoudou Residence.
The light novel is divided into story arcs. The fifth season will see the Hero Oppai Dragon Arc.
The Cast Of The Series
The vice cast of the series includes
- Yuki Kaji as Issei Hyodou
- Yoko Hikasa as Rias Gremory
- Azumi Asakura as Asia Argento
- Shizuka Ito as Akeno Himejima
- Ayana Taketaksu as Koneko Toujou
- Kenji Nojima as Yuuto Kiba
- Risa Taneda as Xenovia Quarta
- Maaya Uchida as Irina Shido
- Ayane Sakura as Gasper
- Natsumi Takamori as Sona Sitri among others.