The next Mob Psycho 100 anime season premieres in October 2022
With the third season of the Mob Psycho 100 TV anime inching closer to 100%, the official Twitter account for the series released a brand new key visual drawn by Yoshimichi Kameda today that features two sides of Mob being reflected in a pool of upside-down water, as well as the news that the MOB CHOIR returns to the series to perform the next opening theme song “1.”
【モ ブ サ イ コ 100 III K V 到 着】— モブサイコ100 (@mobpsycho_anime) July 4, 2022
MOB PSYCHO III KEY VISUAL IS HERE!!!
original art is by Yoshimichi Kameda#モブサイコ100 #mobpsycho100 pic.twitter.com/epFshspNaR
The staff and cast from the first two seasons return for the third season of Mob Psycho 100. Season one and two director Yuzuru Tachikawa is promoted to Executive Director while Takahiro Hasui — who was the episode director on episode 6 of season 2 and directed episodes of Sk8 the Infinity — will be in the director’s chair for season 3.
Additional staff and cast include:
• Series Coordinator - Hiroshi Seko
• Character Design - Yoshimichi Kameda
• Sound Director - Kazuhiro Wakabayashi
• Music - Kenji Kawai
• Animation Production - BONES
• Setsuo Ito as Shigeo “MOB” Kageyama
• Takahiro Sakurai as Arataka Reigen
• Akio Otsuka as Ekubo
• Miyu Irino as Ritsu Kageyama
• Yoshitsugu Matsuoka as Teruki Hanazawa
Mob Psycho 100, drawn and written by One-Punch Man creator ONE, ran on Ura Sunday’s website from 2012 to 2017, with 16 volumes released in Japan. Dark Horse Comics releases the manga for English-speaking audiences. The first two seasons of the anime aired in 2016 and 2019 respectively, with both seasons and the OVA of Mob Psycho 100 available to stream here on Crunchyroll. The series is described as such:
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!
Sources: Mob Psycho 100 on Twitter, Press Release
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