Mob Psycho 100 Season 3 Anime In Production

Warner Bros. Japan has announced that Mob Psycho 100 Season 3 is now in production. The announcement comes after a 100-day countdown on the official Mob Psycho 100 anime Twitter account. 

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Bones will be returning as the animation production studio. Returning key staff members include Hiroshi Seko (Attack on Titan series composer and script) as series composer and writer, Kenji Kawai (World Trigger music) as music composer, and Yoshimichi Kameda as character designer. Yuzuru Tachikawa, the director of Mob Psycho 100’s first two seasons, will be the chief director for Season 3, while Mob Psycho 100 Season 2 episode director Takahiro Hasui will take over the role of director. 

The main cast will be returning with Setsuo Ito as Shigeo “Mob” Kageyama, Akio Ohtsuka as Ekubo, Takahiro Sakurai as Arataka Reigen, Akio Ohtsuka as Ekubo, Miyu Irino as Ritsu Kageyama, and Yoshitsugu Matsuoka as Teruki Hanazawa. 

The first season debuted in July 2016, while the second season was released in January 2019. The series also received two OVAs titled Reigen -The Miraculous Unknown Psychic- in 2018 and The Spirits and Such Consultation Office’s First Company Outing ~A Healing Trip that Warms the Heart~ in 2019.

The anime adaptation is based on the manga written and illustrated by ONE (One Punch Man). The manga was serialized in Shogakugan’s Ura Sunday online publication and ran from 2012 to  2017. It was compiled into 16 tankōbon volumes. Dark Horse Comics is publishing the manga in English. 

Crunchyroll is currently streaming the first two seasons of Mob Psycho 100. Adult Swim’s Toonami released the first season’s English dub version in October 2018.

The series is described as: 

Kageyama Shigeo, a.k.a. “Mob,” is a boy who has trouble expressing himself, but who happens to be a powerful esper. Mob is determined to live a normal life and keeps his ESP suppressed, but when his emotions surge to a level of 100%, something terrible happens to him! As he’s surrounded by false espers, evil spirits, and mysterious organizations, what will Mob think? What choices will he make? The anime based on the original story by ONE, the idol of the webcomic world and creator of One-Punch Man, is coming your way with animation by leading animation studio Bones!

Source: press release

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