Fate/kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya 3rei!! Anime Visual Revealed – Possibly 12 Episodes Long

The official website of the anime adaptation of Hiroshi Hiroyama’s Fate/kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya has revealed a brand new visual for the upcoming fourth seasonFate/kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya 3rei!!. In addition, it is hinted at that the anime may run for a total of 12 episodes.


The anime’s website has also revealed that the anime will have a total of 6 Blu-ray and DVD volumes. This could indicate that the series will run for a total of 12 episodes; generally anime volumes contain 2 episodes each. All previous seasons of the anime ran for 10 episodes that were released over 5 volumes.

The first volume will release on September 30th with the Blu-ray listing for ¥7,500 (~ US$72.00) and the DVD listing for ¥6,500 (~US$62.50). It will contain:

  • A special short animation
  • A special booklet containing interviews, story guide, and art
  • Animation storyboards of the first episode
  • A special box drawn by character design Kazuya Hirata
  • Textless Opening sequence


The remaining volumes have the following release dates:

  • Volume 2: October 28
  • Volume 3: November 25
  • Volume 4: December 23
  • Volume 5: January 27
  • Volume 6: February 24

Fate/Kaleid Liner Prisma☆Illya 3rei!! will begin its broadcast from July 6th on AT-X at 11:30pm JST. It will also air on Tokyo MX on the 7th at 1:05am JST. Prior to its debut, AT-X will be rebroadcasting all episodes of Fate/kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya 2wei Herz! and an unaired episode on July 3rd from 8:30am JST.

The main cast of the upcoming anime includes:

  • Mai Kadowaki (Sanya V. Litvyak from Strike Witches) returns to voice Illyasviel von Einzbern



  • Kaori Nazuka (Nunnally Lamperouge from Code Geass: Hangyaku no Lelouch) is voicing Miyu Edelfelt



  • Misato Fukuen (Hikage Miyauchi in Non Non Biyori) as Tanaka



  • Rie Kugimiya (Alphonse Elric from Fullmetal Alchemist and Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood) will voice Beatrice Flowerchild



  • Ryoko Shiraishi (Hayate Ayasaki from Hayate no Gotoku!) voices Angelica


The remainder of the revealed cast includes:

  • Chiwa Saito (Homura Akemi in Mahou Shoujo Madoka★Magica) who will voice Chloe Von Einzburn



  • Shizuka Itou (Akeno Himejima from High School DxD) as Luviagelita Edelfelt



  • Kana Ueda (Yumi Fukuzawa from Maria-sama ga Miteru) is voicing Rin Tohsaka



  • Naoko Takano (Kohaku from Carnival Phantasm) voices Magical Ruby
  • Miyu Matsuki (Yoshinoya in Hidamari Sketch) is voicing Magical Sapphire

Fate-Kaleid Liner Prisma Illya 2wei! Ruby, Sapphire


  • Hitomi Nabatame (Kazusa Touma in White Album 2) will voice Bazett Fraga McRemitz

Fate-Kaleid Liner Prisma Illya 2wei! Bazett Fraga Mcremitz

The first promotional video was also revealed:

The production staff from the previous anime will return for the fourth season:

  • General Director: Shin Oonuma (Baka to Test to Shoukanjuu, Kokoro Connect)
  • Directors: Masaru Takahashi (Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya 2wei Herz! and Tasogare Otome×Amnesia Animation Director) and Masato Jinbo (Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya 2wei!, Shomin Sample)
  • Script Writer: Hazuki Minase ( creator)
  • Series Composer: Kenji Inoue (Baka to Test to Shoukanjuu)
  • Anime Character Designer: Kazuya Hirata (Shomin Sample and Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya Animation Director)
  • Music Composer: TECHNOBOYS PULCRAFT GREEN-FUND (Witch Craft Works, Trinity Seven)
  • Animation Studio: Silver Link (Kokoro Connect, Non Non Biyori)

The fourth season of the anime will be adapting the Fate/kaleid Liner Prisma☆Illya Drei!! manga, which is the third manga and a direct sequel to the second manga in the series, Fate/kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya 2wei!. The anime itself had seasons two and three focusing on the second manga series, with the most recent anime Fate/kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya 2wei Herz! finishing its broadcast on September 26th last year.

Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya is a spin off manga series from Type-Moon’s Fate/stay night franchise by Hiroshi Hiroyama. The manga follows Illyasviel von Einzbern in an alternate universe where she is a magical girl. The manga original released in 2007 in Kadokawa Shoten’s Comp Ace magazine and ran for 2 volumes. A sequel series Fate/Kaleid Liner Prisma Illya 2wei! released in 2009 and another titled Fate/Kaleid Liner Prisma Illya 3rei! began in 2012, which the latter is still ongoing at 6 volumes to date. The anime adaptation of the first manga series aired in June 2013 and a second series in July 2014, both of which were produced by Silver Link (Kokoro Connect, Non Non Biyori). A third season of the anime, Fate/kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya 2wei Herz!, aired in Summer 2015.

Here is a brief synopsis of the series from MAL:

Spin-off of Fate/stay night with Illyasviel von Einzbern as the protagonist, living an alternate life as a school girl. While taking a bath, she stumbles upon Kaleido Stick Ruby, who turns her into a magical girl.


The Fate/Kaleid Liner Prisma☆Illya 3rei!! anime will be airing on July 6th on AT-X at 11:30pm JST, during the Summer 2016 anime season. The anime is being reported to run for 12 episodes. Further information about the anime will be revealed soon.

You can visit the anime’s official website: http://anime.prisma-illya.jp/
And follow their Twitter: @prisma_illya

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