Japanese anime series adapted from manga are the rage nowadays for anime lovers. Kakegurui is one among them which gained huge popularity and appreciation for its intriguing plot and graphics.
Kakegurui is a psychological thriller adapted from a manga written by Homura Kawamoto and illustrated by Toru Nomura.
The plot of this anime revolves around gambling in an elite academy attended by the rich. Spanning around two seasons, it has 12 episodes each.
The first season was directed by Yuichiro Hayashi and written by Yasuko Kobayashi. It aired from July to September 2017. In the second season, Kakegurui xx Kiyoshi Matsuda co-directed with Yuichiro Hayashi and was aired from January to March 2019.
Kakegurui Season 3 Release Date
The final episode of season two was aired on March 31, 2019. As there was a two-year gap between seasons 1 and 2, fans expected the arrival of Kakegurui Season 3 by 2021. But till now, no news was made on season 3. The directors and producers have not made any announcements about continuing the series. But fans are eagerly waiting as the main plot was left unfinished in season 2. There were a lot of loose ends that didn’t get tied up.
Here is the expected Kakegurui Season 3 Cast. However, we might see some new faces in the star cast; however, we don’t have any solid evidence or official statement regarding the show.
- Yumeko Jabami is the central character of this series. She is the main gambler in that academy. She was a transfer student and took the school by the wind. Saori Hayami portrayed this character in the Japanese series and Erika Harlacher on Netflix.
- Miyuki Sawashiro plays Kirari Momobami in Japanese, and on Netflix, the character is played by Michelle Ruff.
- Mary Saotome portrays her character as Minami Tanaka in Japanese, and on Netflix, it is played by Kira Buckland.
- Ryota Suzui will be playing the character of Tatsuya Tokutake in Japanese, and on Netflix, Griffin Burns will play.
- Itsuki Sumeragi portrays the character of Yūki Wakai in Japanese, and Erica Mendez Cat plays the character on Netflix.
- Yuriko Nishinotōin is played by Karin Nanami in the Japanese language, while on Netflix, the character is played by Cristina Vee.
- Midari Ikishima showcases the character of Mariya Ise in the Japanese language, and on Netflix, it is played by Sarah Anne Williams.
- Yumemi Yumemite plays by Yū Serizawa in Japanese and Faye Mata on Netflix.
- Kaede Manyūda plays the character of Tomokazu Sugita in Japanese and Chris Niosi on Netflix.
- Runa Yomozuki is playing Mayu Udono in Japanese and Kayli Mills on Netflix.
- Sayaka Igarashi will be played by Ayaka Fukuhara in Japanese and Erica Lindbeck on Netflix.
- Miloslava Honebami portrays the character of Mitsuki Saiga in Japanese, and on Netflix, Allegra Clark plays it.
Kakegurui Season 3 Trailer
No official trailer has been released yet for season 3 either by Netflix or MAPPA. Moreover, Netflix has not confirmed any trailer yet; however, you might find fan-made trailers. It is up to MAPPA or the Japanese networks to produce it or not. So, unfortunately, no spoilers are available yet. We will update you as soon as possible if any information is out.
Kakegurui Season 3 Storyline
Hyakkaou Private Academy is an institution for the children of rich people. It might look like an ordinary school on the outside, teaching students all the necessary subjects but during the night, it changes into a gambling den teaching students all about gambling and how to manipulate people.
It is in this scenario that a transfer student arrives there, Yumeko Jabami. She turns the whole academy upside down with her thrill of gambling. People are willing to bet their lives and relationships to win.
Those who win, earn popularity, prestige, and connections, and those who lose end up being slaves and in debt.
Yumeko’s crazy personality and intriguing plot make this anime worth watching. All the characters are quite impressive, and they have done an amazing job. If you haven’t watched it yet, do watch it now!
Kakegurui Season 3 Premiere Date
Season 3 is highly anticipated by fans due to the success of the previous two seasons. But sadly many shows were canceled despite the popularity they gained. This has become a huge concern for anime lovers.
Kakegurui Renewal Status
It is possible to expect season three since the main plot is not revealed. However, season 2 ended up in an election, and if there is a season 3, it has to continue from this. But it is not sure as they don’t have a source text to rely on. So even after announcing the renewal, it will take a long time to premiere.
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