High School DxD is an anime web series adapted from the Japanese light novel of the same name written by Ichiei Ishibumi. The anime series was directed by Tetsuya Yanagisawa and produced by TNK. High School DxD anime series is aired on AT-X. The first season of the series aired in 2012, and till now, four seasons have been released. After the success of four seasons, the fans are waiting for the High School DxD Season 5.
If you are also looking for season 5 of Highschool DxD, here we have an update. Read more to find all the news, release date, cast, and more updates related to High School DxD season 5.
High School DxD Season 5 Plot
The story starts with a mid-session Promotion Test. Three high school students, Issei, Akeno, and Kiba, prepare for the test.
The story revolves around a teenager Issei Hyoudou, who studies at Kuoh Academy. It was earlier a complete girls school but was recently opened for boys, too. It was a secret to humans that angels, creatures, and devils also study in the school. Issei is an average student who lives a relaxed life. On an ordinary day, a girl named Yuma Amano asks Issei for a date.
After the date, she takes Issei to a nearby park. She asks him to die for her. She discloses that she is Raynare, a fallen angel. Yuma tries to kill Issei and a buxom third-year student, Rias Gremory at the Academy, uses her summoning card to revive him. He wakes up the next morning and thinks that it all happened in a dream.
The very next moment, another fallen angel attacks him, and when he wakes up, he notices Rias. Rias reveals her identity as a demon and informs Issei that Yuma killed him, and she rejuvenated him, who comes to be her loyal servant in the process.
For High School DxD Season 5, the story shall revolve around Hero Oppai Dragon Arc. This arc began in season 4 that covers volumes 9 and 10 of the light novel. So we can expect that Season 5 will follow Volumes 11 and 12 of the novel.
We can see more scenes between Issei and Rias. Along with this, we can expect more scenes of Issei and his powers. The story would also cover more secrets of the supernatural world. Many scenes were left mid-way in the previous season so that they could be completed in Season 5. We can expect the new season to reveal more mysteries, and we might also get a satisfying conclusion to the anime series High School DxD. New parts of the character’s life can also be explored. Overall, we will get a chance to watch some very interesting plots ahead.
High School DxD Season 5 Release Date
All four seasons were set at a good pace, so the story was not unnecessarily stretched. We can expect the next season to be quick and concise like the previous ones.
Earlier, the series was scheduled to release at the end of 2020. But due to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic and industry shutdown, the production and release were postponed. There is no confirmation on the release date of High School DxD Season 5 yet. But, most probably, we can expect Season 5 in mid-2021.
High School DxD Season 5 Cast
The main cast of the earlier seasons will most probably be revived:
- Yuki Kaji voices Issei Hyodou
- Ayana Taketaksu voices Koneko Toujou
- Yoko Hikasa voices Rias Gremory
- Shizuka Ito voices Akeno Himejima
- Azumi Asakura voices Asia Argento
There are speculations that more supporting characters will be joining the High School DxD Season 5. It will be directed by Yoshifumi suede. The novel already has a lot of content that can be used to complete the series. The director may also play a small voicing role in the series. The series is produced by Passione studio and illustrated by Miyami-Zero.
The lead characters of the series are the members of the Occult Research Club. This Club is a team of ten demons, an angel, and a dragon in front of Rias Gremory’s devil’s group. They are entangled in numerous devil activities like making deals with humans and participating in rating games and various other confrontations in school. At the end of the second anime series, the fallen angel leader, Azazel, is appointed as the club’s advisor.
- Issei Hyodo: He is the main character of the series and has fame as a pervert. He is a guy who loves girls, and he sometimes becomes very foolish. Issei aims to create his team in the future and become a Harem King. He is a good companion who tries to protect and help all his friends.
- Rias Gremory: She is raised as a nun of the Catholic Church. Rias is a blonde-haired girl with the potential to heal people. She owns a set of Sacred Gear rings, also known as Twilight Healing. Rias is a high-status devil and is the most beautiful girl in the school.
- Akeno Himejima: She is a conventional vice-president. She has black hair tied in a long pony-tail. Akeno is beautiful, smiling, and an ideal Japanese woman who is a very gentle person.
- Koneko Toujou: She has her own secretive story of early life. She becomes a first-year student at Kuoh Academy. In Rias’s group, she resists strong forces, and she can pick up and throw heavy objects with little or no effort. Koneko is a quiet and calm girl who conceals her emotions.
- Yuuto Kiba: Yuuto is one of the school’s princes and a second-year student. He is a knight in Rias’s group. He can create big blades from the ground to kill and fight with enemies.
High School DxD Season 4 aired in June, and the fans are waiting for High School DxD Season 5. They are eager to see the next season, but they are satisfied with the idea that at least the series has been renewed. As per sources, this season can be the concluding season of the series. Let’s wait for the formal announcement on the release date. We shall update you on further details.