Updated on June 7, 10:46 a.m. (GMT+8): Added release date for episode 1 special.

Excitement is building among anime fans as they eagerly await the ReZero season 3 release date.

After three years since the season 2 finale in 2021, the beloved series is making its comeback to television screens.

ReZero season 3 is directed by Masahiro Shinohara, known for works like “Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai” and “Heavy Object.” The third season also boasts creator Tappei Nagatsuki as the scenario supervisor and Masahiro Yokotani as the series composition lead.

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Haruka Sagawa takes on the role of character designer and chief animation director, with music composed by Kenichiro Suehiro. The animation is handled by White Fox.

If you’re wondering when will ReZero season 3 release, we’ll guide you on all other information you need to know.

What is ReZero?

ReZero − Starting Life in Another World is a Japanese light novel series written by Tappei Nagatsuki and illustrated by Shinichirou Otsuka.

The story follows Subaru Natsuki, an ordinary high school student who finds himself transported to a fantasy world. After being mysteriously summoned, Subaru discovers that he has gained the ability to return to a predetermined “save point” whenever he dies.

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With this power, Subaru goes on a journey to uncover the secrets of the world he’s been transported to and to save those he cares about.

However, he soon realizes that his ability comes with its own set of challenges and consequences, as he faces numerous trials, encounters various characters, and confronts the harsh realities of the world.

ReZero season 3 plot and story

In ReZero season 3, a year has passed since the events of season 2, including the battle against the Great Rabbit.

Subaru receives a letter from a messenger representing Anastasia, a candidate in the King’s Selection. The letter invites Emilia to Pristella, one of Lugunica’s Five Major Cities.

Accepting the invitation, Subaru’s party sets off for Pristella, anticipating various reunions along the way.

When will ReZero season 3 release? ReZero season 3 release date revealed

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The ReZero season 3 release date is confirmed for October 2024, as shown in the trailer. This places the anime within the Fall 2024 season, spanning from October to December.

A 90-minute special (Episode 1) will kick things off, screening in Japanese theaters for a limited two-week run starting August 30, 2024.

Its producer, Kadokawa, has not disclosed the exact ReZero season 3 release date yet.

Where to watch ReZero season 3

Kadokawa has not yet announced the official streaming platforms for ReZero season 3.

The anime’s previous seasons can be viewed on Netflix, Prime Video, Apple TV, and Crunchyroll.

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