After the world premiere of the first episode of the third season of Mob Psycho 100 Anime TV yesterday at Crunchyroll Expo, the official YouTube channel released the opening theme video, set to “1” by Crowd chorus, to excite fans before the start of the series. The series also confirmed that it will begin airing in Japan on October 5 and revealed details about its ending theme song.
Along with the opening theme, Crowd chorus will also perform the ending theme song “Cobalt”. The single for “1” is also set to be released on the same day as the premiere of the first episode on October 5.
The staff and cast from the first two seasons return for the third season of Mob Psycho 100. Director of seasons 1 and 2 Yuzuru Tachikawa was promoted to general manager while Takahiro Hasui – who was the director of episode 6 of season 2 and directed episodes of sk8 infinity — will be in the director’s chair for Season 3.
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Mob Psycho 100drawn and written by One-punch man creator ONE, ran on Ura Sunday’s website from 2012 to 2017, with 16 volumes released in Japan. Dark Horse Comics releases the manga for English-speaking audiencess. The first two seasons of the anime aired in 2016 and 2019 respectively, with both seasons and the OVA of Mob Psycho 100 available to stream here on Crunchyroll. The series is described as follows:
Kageyama Shigeo, aka “Mob”, is a boy who has trouble expressing himself, but happens to be a powerful esper. Mob is determined to live a normal life and keeps his ESP suppressed, but when his emotions reach 100%, something terrible happens to him! Surrounded by fake espers, evil spirits and mysterious organizations, what will Mob think? What choices will he make? The anime based on the original story of ONE, the idol of the webcomic world and creator of One-Punch Man, arrives with animation from animation studio Bones!
Mob Psycho 100 III begins on Japanese TV on October 5 at 12:00 a.m. (actually 12:00 a.m. on October 6) with Crunchyroll streaming the series shortly after it airs on TV.
Source: press release
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