Kakegurui is an anime series that revolves around the students’ lives at Hyakkou Private Academy, which is an elite educational institution. The students are ranked based on their educational achievements and their excellence in sports and other co-curricular. In a competitive environment like this, the ones who couldn’t perform better were taunted and faced humiliation from their peer.
All this changed when Yumeko Jabami, an outsider and a transfer student joins the; first aired in 2017, Kakegurui returned for the second season in 2019, which has fueled the rumors of the release of a third season. Kakegurui is inspired from Japanese manga series that Homura Kawamoto created with TooruNaomura as the illustrator.
The series in the first two seasons revolved around different situations the friends and enemies found themselves during their time in school. If a third season is made, it will be interesting to see what the makers have in store or the audience.
When is it Releasing?
There hasn’t been any official confirmation about the release date of Kakegurui season 3, neither from Netflix nor from the studio Mappa, that makes animes. Given the huge popularity of both the seasons of Kakegurui, the fans are eagerly waiting for the release of season 3. Even though there has been no official announcement regarding the release date of Kakegurui season 3, it seems that it is about time as the first two seasons were released at a gap of two years.
Expected Cast and Plot
Revolving around students’ lives at Hyakkou Private Academy, an elite educational institution, Kakegurui is a popular manga anime series of Japan. Yumeko, a transfer student, has changed the course of the school environment in many ways and is the protagonist.
Saori Hayami voices her. Yumeko has a bunch of friends who are Ryota Suzui, Mary Saotome, Itsuki Sumeragi, who have been portrayed in a positive shade, and Rei Batsubami, along with KiarariMomobami, who plays more of a negative character.
Even though both seasons concluded completely, there are several threads in the second season, such as the end coin toss between Rei and Yumeco for the presidential candidate election vote auction. It seems unclear whether Yumeco wins or what happens to Rei, who becomes human with a different name. The makers might want to bring forth these aspects in season 3.
Where to Watch?
The first two seasons of the Japanese Manga Anime series Kakegurui were aired on Netflix in 2017 and 2019, respectively. If a season 3 is to be released, even though not confirmed yet, it is more or less sure that Kakegurui season 3 will be released on Netflix.
As of now, there isn’t any confirmation regarding the release of the third season of Kakegurui from the makers, which has led to several speculations regarding whether season 3 will be released or not in 2021.