Date A Live Season III set to premiere in January 2019!!

The Date A Live Twitter account just announced the premiere date for the third season. Date A Live III will premiere January 11. It will air on AT-X at 9:30 p.m. before airing on Tokyo MX, KBS Kyoto, TV Aichi, Sun TV, TVQ Broadcasting Kyushu and BS11 at later times. The anime will stream in Japan on d Anime Store, AbemaTV, and other streaming services.

Date A Live TV anime is based on the Japanese light novel series written by Kōshi Tachibana and illustrated by Tsunako. It tells the story of high school student Shido Itsuka who is recruited by the organization Ratatoskr and its parent company Asgard Electronics to use his ability to seal away the Spirits who create special quakes when they arrive in our world. The catch is Shido, in order to use his ability, has make each Spirit girl fall in love with him by taking them out on dates. As he successfully keeps sealing more and more Spirits, he gains allies to help him with his dates with other Spirits. Shido also increases the competition among them for his attention and affection, much to his chagrin. The first season anime broadcasted on AT-X between April 2013 – June 2013 followed by a second season, Date A Live II, which aired from April to June 2014. Date A Live III will see the return of the entire main cast and will introduce Ayumi Mano as the seventh spirit Natsumi (pictured above).

J.C. Staff will handle animation for the third season (AIC Plus+ and Production IMS produced seasons one and two respectively). Keitaro Motonaga returns as director with Hideki Shirane also returning to compose the series and Koji Watanabe back to designing the characters. Four member unit ARMS will perform the opening theme song and Eri Yamazaki will perform the closing theme.

Source: Date A Live Twitter account, official website