After A 6 Year Gap, Log Horizon Returns With It's Third Season.
The Anime Adaptation of the Light Novel Series, Log Horizon, written by Mamare Touno has been renewed for its Third Season. Titled as Log Horizon: Destruction of the Round Table was originally scheduled to premiere in October of 2020 but because of the COVID-19 pandemic has since been delayed to January of 2021. Just like the previous 2 seasons, Season 3 will also be broadcasted on NHK Educational TV.
The Anime Adaptation of Log Horizon has a total of Three Seasons. The First season of Log Horizon (aired from October 2013 – March 2014) was handled by Studio Satelight and the Director of the series was Shinji Ishihira. The Script was written by Toshizo Nemoto and the Character Designs were taken care of by Mariko Ito.
The Second Season of Log Horizon (aired from October 2014 – March 2015) was handled by Studio Deen and Shinji Ishihira returned as the Director for the show. The Script was written by Toshizo Nemoto for the Second Season as well but Mariko Ito was replaced with Tetsuya Kumagai to take care of the Character Designs.
The Third Season of Log Horizon will also be taken care of by Studio Deen and the staff from Season 2 will be returning for Season 3. However, the Third Season will only have 12 episodes compared to Season 1 and 2 which had 25 episodes each.
The Returning Cast From Season 2 Include:
Takuma Terashima (Known for voicing the role of Kojirō Kageyama from Baby Steps) will be voicing the character of Shiroe.
Tomoaki Maeno (Known for voicing the role of Junichi Tachibana from Amagami SS) will be voicing the character of Naotsugu.
Emiri Kato (Known for voicing the role of Kiko Kayanuma from Darker Than Black) will be voicing the character of Akatsuki.
Joji Nakata (Known for voicing the role of Giroro from Sgt. Frog) will be voicing the character of Nyanta.
About The Light Novel | Log Horizon
Written by Mamare Touno and illustrated by Kazuhiro Hara, Log Horizon, is a Japanese Light Novel Series that was first published on a user-generated novel publishing website called Shōsetsuka ni Narō back in 2010.
The Novel was later on acquired by Enterbrain in 2011 and has since been published as a Light Novel Series. With a total of 11 volumes released and 4 different Manga Adaptations under the same name. Three out of the four Adaptations revolve around side characters and side stories.
The Main Story follows the life of a shy and introverted kid, Shiroe, who spends most of his time playing an MMORPG game called Elder Tale. After a new update, over 30,000 players find themselves stuck in the game world with no way to log out, including Shiroe. Now Shiroe and his friends that he teamed up with have to face the obstacles of this virtual world, which have now become their reality.