A brand new promotional video has been released for the upcoming 3rd season of Toaru Kagaku no Railgun (A Certain Scientific Railgun), Toaru Kagaku no Railgun T. The new video reintroduces to us the familiar espers we love and also new challenges in the Daihasei Festival. The video also previews the anime’s Opening theme song, final phase by fripSide.
Toaru Kagaku no Railgun T will start airing from January 10 on AT-X during the Winter 2019/2020 anime season.
Here is the commercial for the anime:
Toaru Kagaku no Railgun T will start airing from January 10th on AT-X at 10:00pm JST. The series will then broadcast on Tokyo MX and Abema TV on the 11th at 1:05am JST. It will then air on BS11 at 1:30am JST, and MBS at 2:55am JST.
The anime will run for a total of 24 episodes. The series will be a 2 cour show, airing over two consecutive seasons.
The main cast of the previous seasons will return for season 3:
- Rina Satou (Haruka Minami in Minami-ke) returns to voice Misaka Mikoto
- Satomi Arai (Seiko Shinohara from Corpse Party) as Kuroko Shirai
- Aki Toyosaki (Yui Hirasawa from K-ON!) is voicing the role of Kazari Uiharu
- Kanae Itou (Yui in Sword Art Online) as Ruiko Saten
The main staff members of the anime’s production includes:
- Director: Tatsuyuki Nagai (anohana, Toradora!)
- Series Composer: Shougo Yasukawa (Terra Formars: Revenge, Rokujouma no Shinryakusha!?)
- Anime Character Designer: Yuuichi Tanaka (OreGairu, Natsuiro Kiseki)
- Music Composer: Maiko Iuchi (Selector Infected WIXOSS, Rewrite)
- Sound Director: Jin Aketagawa (Aldnoah.Zero, AnoHana)
- Animation Studio: J.C. Staff (Toradora!, Sakurasou no Pet na Kanojo)
The home media release details for the 3rd season have been released. There will be a total of 8 volumes, with each volume containing 3 episodes and the final volume having 4. Each volume will contain a chapter of a spin-off novel, an OST CD, a 12 page booklet, audio commentary for one episode, and a specially drawn box.
The Blu-ray versions of the volumes will retail for ¥8,580 (~ US$78.30) and the DVD versions will retail for ¥7,480 (~ US$68.20).
The release dates for the volumes are:
- Volume 1 (April 30, 2020) – Episodes 1, 2 & 3
- Volume 2 (May 29, 2020) – Episodes 4, 5 & 6
- Volume 3 (June 26, 2020) – Episodes 7, 8 & 9
- Volume 4 (July 29, 2020) -Episodes 10, 11 & 12
- Volume 5 (August 28, 2020) – Episodes 13, 14 & 15
- Volume 6 (September 30, 2020) – Episodes 16, 17 & 18
- Volume 7 (October 28, 2020) – Episodes 19, 20 & 21
- Volume 8 (November 27, 2020) – Episodes 22, 23, 24 & 25