High School DXD Season 5: Release Date, Cast And Other Leaks That You Should Know About

For the fans of High School DxD Season 5, the long wait is over. Here’s good news about High School DxD Season 5. Read till the end to know more about the release date, characters, plot and many more. This time High school DxD Season 5 series will come back with a lot of fun, fresh episodes, and exciting scenes.

High School DxD is a Japanese light novel series. It is written by  Ichiei Ishibumi and illustrated by Miyama-Zero. Then it was adapted both in Manga and Anime television series. HiroJi Mishima adapted the manga series which began in July 2010. Likewise, TNK adapted the anime series which has already 4 seasons. And the genre is comedy, harem and super-natural.

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What is High School DxD all about?

High School DxD revolves around the character of Issei Hyodo. He is a student in Kuoh Academy, originally an exclusive school for girls, but it turned into a co-ed system. Issei Hyodo entered the school as a second-year student. However, everything changed when Yuma Amano asked her out for a date. This is also the time he discovered the secret of the school and his classmates.

After their date, Yuma revealed herself as a fallen angel and killed him. Fortunately, Rias Gremory, a third-year student brought him back to life. When Issei woke up the next morning, he thought everything was just a dream. However, when another fallen angel attacked him again, he noticed Rias naked in his room. Rias then revealed her true identity as a devil. As a result of his death in Yuma’s hand, Rias reincarnated him as a devil. Besides, he will be her faithful servant.  This will be the start of his dream to become a high-class demon.

Will there be High School DxD Season 5?

Absolutely yes!

Passion Studios has confirmed the renewal of the fifth season. Besides, they had announced earlier that a sequel of High School DxD Season 4 is on its way. Likewise, they also confirmed that there would be 6th season to complete the current story arc.

Release Date

The last time we saw High School DxD was year 2018. It was then the last day of season 4. It has been 2 years and fans are very eager to know about the coming of High School DxD Season 5.

The producers and director of the upcoming season 5 have not confirmed anything yet about the release date. However, there are rumors and speculations going around. If everything turns okay, then the release date would probably late this year or mid-2021.

Even though there isn’t any official announcement yet as for the release date; at least we know there is something to look forward to.

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High School DxD Season 5 Plot

As everyone is waiting for High School DxD Season 5, a lot are also curious about this season’s plot. There are some expectations and speculations going around. However, the Director of the show has already decided what to put in the sequel. Accordingly, he is going to take a small part of the story from the light novels and adapt it to the anime.  There is already enough material in the light novels, which can be easily adapted into the anime version of the series for season 5. Likewise, the story will still follow the manga series adaptation.

Well. High School DxD season 5 will continue on the Hero Oppai Dragon Arc. The arc started in the fourth season and included in the 9th and 10th volume of the manga series. Since the story is close to the manga adaptation, it safe to say that it will follow volume 11 and 12.

The story arc takes place during the Middle-Class Promotion exam. While Issei, Akeno and Kiba will prepare for the test, Koneko will begin to act suspiciously. This is because Koneko witnessed Issei and Ria’s closeness. The story takes an exciting turn when Azazel brings Ophis and the leader of Khaos Brigade to the Hyoudou Residence.

This could be a solution to the crisis of Season 3 where the author tried to put three light novels into 12 episodes in one season, and it failed miserably. Also, Season 3 of the anime seems out of topic from the source material, and fans got disappointed.

Ichie, the author of the series, finished the 12th volume of the series in 2012. If we look up light novels, there are still more materials for more seasons after the release of the fifth season.

High School DxD Season 5 Trailer

Due to the worldwide pandemic, the producers and director of the series have not released any trailer yet. We have to understand that the production team behind the series are working, but our current situation is giving them difficulty to work normally. However, we can expect that the studio will probably release a trailer a month before the release date.

High School DxD Season 5 Characters

High School DxD will still feature its diverse cast. We can expect that characters and voice cast in the previous season will return for High School DxD Season 5. Here are some of the most famous characters and their voice cast both in Japanese and English.

Issei Hyoudou- Yuki Kaji and Scott Freeman

Issei is the main character in High School DxD anime and manga series. Also, he is a pervert student and obsessed with big breasts. He holds one of the legendary Sacred Gear Boosted Gear as serve as host to Red Dragon Emperor. Moreover, he is a member of the Occult Research Club with the lowest rank (pawn)

Rias Gremory- Yoko Hikasa and Jamie Marchi

Rias is the primary female protagonist who came from a famous and powerful clan of devils. She serves as the president of Kuoh Academy Occult Club. Likewise, she is the sister Sirzechs Lucifer, the current Overlord.

Koneko Toujou- Ayena Taketatsu  and Jad Saxton

She is a cute, 15-year-old first-year student and acts like a robot. She serves as Ria’s Rook. Besides, she always gives the most violent punishment to Issei.

Asia argento- Azumi Asakura and Chloe Daniels

She is a Nun, and Issei met her while strolling downtown. She is very innocent, caring, and thinks of others before herself. Furthermore, she has a divine sacred gear twilight healing that can heal injuries, devils, and fallen angels.

Akeno Himejima- Shizuka Ito and Teri Rogers

She is a third year student at Kuoh Academy. Moreover, she is the Vice-president of the Occult Research Club and serves as the queen in Gremory’s peerage. Also, she is one of the most beautiful faces in school.

Trivia:

Have you ever wondered what DxD mean in the title High School DxD?

In volume 16 of the light novel, DxD is the name of an anti-terrorism organization and has the meaning of the different factions which form the group: Devils, also Dragon, and the word “Fallen” of a Fallen Angel- like downfall.

Why was there a production change?

The writer and the director had disagreements about the flow of the story. This started in season 3 where a lot of fans didn’t like it. As a result, for High School DxD Season 5, Passion Studio will take over the production team, and Yushifumi Sueda will be the Director.

Acting for two?

Yes, one person’s voice casts two characters in the series. For example, Chinatsu Akasaki in Japanese voiced Ile and Neil. Shizuka Ito voiced both Akeno and Himejima.

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