Strike The Blood debuted on Tokyo MX on 4th October 2013. The anime is based on the Japanese novel by the same name written by Gakuto Mikumo with illustrations by Manyako. A manga adaptation began serialization in June 2012 in ASCII Media Works’s Dengeki Daioh.
Strike The Blood revolves around a young vampire in high school unwilling to showcase his powers. To asses him, a teenage sword shaman is dispatched. The Japanese anime is a perfect blend of action, comedy, animation, and sci-fi.
When Will Season 4 Release?
Season 4 of the anime was scheduled to release on 4th April 2020. However, due to the outbreak of the COVID-19, the release has been postponed. The fourth season will consist of 12 episodes and will run for 12 weeks. Similar to the previous seasons, Season 4 will also have English subtitles. However, there have been no updates or announcements yet regarding the new release date of the show.
Strike The Blood Season 4: Plot
Hiroki Yoshina will be writing the screenplays. Keiichi Sano will be creating the anime characters’ design. Meanwhile, Jin Aketagawa is overseeing the sound creation at Magic Capsule. The Akeboshi Rockets will perform the opening song.
The show revolves around Kojou Akatsuki, whose ordinary life comes to an end after he absorbs the abilities of a vampire. However, the high school student is unwilling to showcase in powers in the public. To asses him, a young sword shaman Yukina is dispatched. Yukina is a middle school sword shaman from the ancient Lion King agency.
Season 4 will see a relationship blossoming between Kojou and Yukina and will explore the chemistry between them. The previous season ended with an attack on the Kingdom of Sardinia. The attack takes place during a celebration in which Kojo was invited by princess La Folia. Therefore, Kojou will investigate the reason for the attack and search for the people who did it.
We can also expect to see a fight between Kojou and the attackers. In the third season, it was revealed that Kojou’s classmates Asagi is the priestess of Cain. Her story will be explored in the coming season.
Season 4: Cast
This is how the cast stands for season 4.
- Yoshimasa Hosoya as Kojou
- Risa Taneda as Yukina
- Asami Seto as Asagi
- Ikumi Hayama as Sayaka
- Rina Hidaka as Nagisa
- Hisako Kanemoto as Natsuki
Strike The Bloods (Seasons 1-3) is currently streaming on Netflix.