Nisekoi Season 3: What We Know So Far

Nisekoi Season 3 is a shoujo anime produced by Shaft studio. It’s a mix of both romance and comedy with a spice of a love triangle. Regardless of who you are rooting for, the anime serves great characters and chemistry among them. It’s also one of the popular series during Winter 2014. With positive reviews coming from both fans and critics alike, the studio hasn’t released any news about its season 3 so, is Nisekoi season 3 possible?

Nisekoi: False Love, A Quick Recap

Nisekoi revolves around a young man, Raku Ichijou, who is the heir of a yakuza family. Ten years ago, he promised a girl that he’ll marry her and was given a pendant with a lock with the key being held by the girl whom he has promised to. He wanted to do nothing with his family business and live a normal high school life. Until the arrival of Chitoge Kirisaki changed everything. 

Chitoge Kirisaki is the daughter of a rival gang boss. In order to maintain peace between the two gangs, Raku and Chitoge must pretend they’re in a relationship. It’s easier said than done as Raku dislikes Chitoge upon first meeting and has a crush on his classmate Kosaki Onodera. 

Raku’s high school life gets more interesting and complicated as more girls come to his life introducing themselves as the girl who held the key to his pendant. The series not only focused on the romance between Raku and the girls, but also the character dynamics and relationship with each other with Raku as the glue that keeps the girls together. 

Will There Be Nisekoi Season 3?

Nisekoi Anime Season 3

Nisekoi: False Love is written and illustrated by Naoshi Komi. It’s initially a one-shot manga published in Shueisha Jump NEXT! Magazine before it’s serialized in Weekly Shonen Jump in November 2011. The anime adaptation was announced by studio Shaft (Bakemonogatari, & Puella Magi Madoka Magica) in May 2013, the anime aired from January 1st to May 24th 2014 and available on live streaming platforms like Crunchyroll and Netflix. 

It’s second season was announced and aired from April to June 2015. There’s also a live action adaptation of the manga that premiered in December 2018. Overall, Nisekoi can be considered as one of the most popular shoujo anime. The popularity has yet to stop as fans are still anticipating the continuation of Raku and his friends on season 3 of the anime.

After a few years passed since the anime was released, Nisekoi: False Love season 1 managed to gather an impressive 7.61 rating in MyAnimeList and is ranked 104 on popularity. The second season received a 7.37 rating and ranked 249 on popularity. With a positive result like this, it’s just a matter of time for studio Shaft to announce season 3. 

The manga came to a conclusion with 25 volumes in October 2016. When it comes to source materials, Shaft studio has a lot of resources as season one and two only covered the earlier volumes of the series. Considering the popularity of the anime and manga, season 3 of Nisekoi: False Love is something worth considering. 

Nisekoi Season 3 Release Date

Nisekoi False Love Season 3

There are no official statements made by Shaft studio yet on the possibility of Nisekoi: False Love season 3. But due to the popularity of the anime and manga likewise, there’s a possibility that it will return in the near future. 

As usual, Shaft studio didn’t disappoint delivering the story of Raku and his friends to the screen. The opening titles for season one are sung by ClariS, “CLICK” and “STEP.” The main ending theme is sung by various voice actors titled “Souzou Diary.” Some episodes have different ending themes sung by various characters’ voice actors singing it like “Heart Pattern” sung by Nao Taoyama who is the voice of Chitoge Kirisaki and “Recover Decoration” by Kana Hanazawa who voiced Kosaki Onodera. 

The second season follows a similar pattern. The opening title, “Rally Go Round” sung by LiSA and the main ending song sung by various voice actors of the series titled “Aimai Hertz ”. Some episodes have different ending themes sung by various characters Including both Nao Taoyama titled “Sleep Zzz” and Kana Hanazawa titled “Crayon Cover”, singing as Chitoge Kirisaki and Kosaki Onodera respectively. 

In conclusion, Shaft studio has yet to announce season 3 of Nisekoi: False Love just yet. But due to the sheer popularity and fans of the series across the globe, there’s a possibility it’ll happen. For now, fans will have to wait for Raku Ichijou’s adventure in finding his true love a little bit longer. 

Nisekoi Cast and Characters

Raku IchijouUchiyama Kouki (Haikyuu!!!)
Chitoge Kirisaki Touyama Nao
Kosaki OnoderaKanazawa Hana (Angel Beats
Seishirou Tsugumi Komatsu Mikako
Marika Tachibana Asumi Kana
Shuu MaikoKaji Yuuki (Attack on Titan)
Ruri MiyamotoUchiyama Yumi