Will Shinmai Maou no Testament be picked up by Production IMS for a third season after four years? Or is Shinmai Maou no Testament Season 3 not going to take place?
The Testament of Sister New Devil is a Japanese light novel series authored by Tetsuto Uesu and illustrated by Nekosuke Okuma. It has received a manga adaptation which began serializing in Kadokawa Shoten’s Shounen Ace in May 2013. It also received a second manga adaptation which serialized in Hakusensha’s Young Animal Arashi in February 2014.
It was adapted into an anime by Production IMS Studio which aired from January 8, 2015, to March 26, 2015. It also received a sequel by the same studio under the name Shinmai Maou no Testament Burst/ Shinmai Maou no Testament: Burst. It aired from October 10 to December 12 in the same year as the first season. The anime has a high score of 7.02 and 7.10 for its first and second season respectively on MyAnimeList.
The Plot of Shinmai Maou no Testament
When Basara Toujo learns that his father has brought in two girls as his new siblings, he has no choice but to accept his two new step-sisters. But the two sisters, Mio and Mario, reveal that they are actually demons with Mio being the only daughter of the former Demon Lord and Maria her loyal servant. But Basara has his own secret to share that he was a member of the clan who are sworn enemies to demons known as ‘Heroes.’
Since he has accepted and started caring for his sisters, Basara decides to watch over them and forms a contract with Mio. With the Heroes constantly on the lookout for trouble, Basara has quite a task to keep his family safe. However, the guardian of the two demons also has his own dark secret.
Basara Toujo has a difficult life as he is the older step-brother to two demon sisters. He has to protect them from all harm that comes their way. To add on to his troubles, the rising political tension in the realm of the demons makes his job all the more troublesome. When they receive a summon for Mio to the demon realm from a messenger, Basara and his group travel to the demon realm despite the dangers that lurk there. Now on the enemy’s field, Basara will have to get stronger to protect everyone.
Shinmai Maou no Testament Season 3 Possibility
The third season of Shinmai Maou no Testament seems very likely to take place as there is abundant source material available. Also, the statistics say that Shinmai Maou no Testament sold over 2 million copies. The anime also has high ratings and is loved by many fans in the community. All this contributes to the fact that Shinmai Maou no Testament Season 3 being released. According to a rumor, the production of Shinmai Maou no Testament Season 3 had begun in 2018. If this is true, the third season will probably be released in Fall 2019 or maybe in 2020; this is all just speculation though.