The OP theme song "Blood and Emotions" is performed by Kishida Kyoudan & The Akeboshi Rockets
It was announced at the "Aki no Dengekisai" event held in Akihabara on Sunday that Strike The Blood III (Third), a new OVA based on Gakuto Mikumo's school action fantasy light novel series will be released in five volumes with two episodes for each and that its first volume is set to be released on December 19, 2018.
OVA "Strike The Blood III" release schedule:
- 1st volume (1st & 2nd episodes): December 19, 2018
- 2nd volume (3rd & 4th episodes): March 27, 2019
- 3rd volume (5th & 6th episodes): May 29, 2019
- 4th volume (7th & 8th episodes): July 24, 2019
- 5th volume (9th & 10th episodes): September 25, 2019
The OP theme song "Blood and Emotions" is performed by Kishida Kyoudan & The Akeboshi Rockets,
while the ED song "LOVE STOIC" is sung by Risa Taneda, the voice of the anime's main heroine Yukina
Himeragi. The former will be included in the unit's forthcoming 4th album "REBOOT" to be released
on December 5, 2018. The CD single of the latter, also including the anime's new insert song "Save
Our Sanctuary" by Aiba Asagi VA Asami Seto, is set to be released on December 19.
In addition, five new characters and their voice cast were revealed.
- December: Lynn (Himari Takanashi in Interviews with Monster Girls)
- Takehito Senga: Kousuke Toriumi (Unazuki Taijyu in Cute High Earth Defense Club HAPPY KISS!)
- Carly: Hikaru Akao (Kaoruko Moeta in Comic Girls)
- Rigi: Shun Horie (Satou Pendragon in Death March to the Parallel World Rhapsody)
- Raan: Anzu Haruno (Koyuzu Shigaraki in Yuuna and the Haunted Hot Springs)
The novel series was first adapted into a 24-episode TV anime from October 2013 to March 2014. Then the
first two-episode OVA "Strike The Blood: Kingdom of The Valkyria" was released in November and December
2015, and the eight-episode second OVA "Strike the Blood II" followed from November 2016 through May
2017. All of the anime were produced by SILVER LINK. and CONNECT, with Hideyo Yamamoto directing.
TV anime 1st volume and OVA "Strike The Blood II" 1st volume Blu-ray jackets
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