The dropkick on My Devil! Season 3 Anime titled Dropkick on My Devil! X, is set to premiere in July 2022.
On May 7, 2022, singer Halca tweeted to her fans that she will sing the theme song for the opening of the new season entitled “Are Kore Drastic feat”. Aina Suzuki. Her fans are already looking forward to the new song. This makes halca the “official” interpreter of the Dropkick on My Devil theme song.
Dropkick on My Devil! is an anime adaptation by Studio Nomad. The manga that inspired it bears the same name and was written and illustrated by Yukiwo. In April 2012, the manga began publication in Flex Comic’s web magazine Comic Meteor. As of December 2021, 18 volumes have been published.
On July 10th, 2018, Dropkick will be released on My Devil! Anime aired on BS-Fuji TV and ran for 11 episodes until September 17, 2018. Amazon Prime Video has a special unaired episode 12 available to stream. Episode 12 is also available with the second Blu-ray and DVD volume.
halca is the official theme song artist of Dropkick on My Devil
A second season titled Dropkick on My Devil! Dash aired on April 6, 2020. The second season also streamed on Crunchyroll in Spring 2020.
Halca sang the opening of Dropkick on My Devil! Dash titled Toki Toshite Violence and starring Aina Suzuki as the voice of Jashin-chan. You can listen to Halca’s sweet, upbeat voice in the video below:
Fans rallied to ensure Dropkick on My Devil got two more seasons
The production of Dropkick on My Devil! X was helped by donations from four cities in Japan. Donations were made through the “Hometown Tax” system, where people from Japan can donate to specific cities through the system to help various projects (such as anime) with the incentive that when the project starts, they will receive a special one can receive an item related to the project (e.g. bookmark, stuffed animal, etc.). The city of Hokkaido raised 184 million yen ($1.7 million) for Dropkick on My Devil Season 2!
The story takes place in a world full of demons, angels and other otherworldly creatures. Things get complicated when a human witch named Yurine Hanazone summons a Lamia “snake demon” from Hell. Jashin the Lamia can’t find a way back to Hell and angrily spends her days killing Yurine with a violent dropkick to force her to send her home.
In a fit of anger, Jashin also writes Yurine’s name in a black book, which she calls her “NOT death”. Yurine and Jashin encounter various beings from heaven and hell during their antics, including someone named Pino who has a dangerous weapon.
A familiar face joins the group of demons, Hatsune Miku
Fans of the virtual idol Hatsune Miku are in for a treat in Dropkick on my Devil Season 3! X – Miku will join the cast! A new key visual shows how Hatsune Miku will appear in the series: