Media Factory revealed that season four of High School DxD will air in 2018. The new season was first announced last year and it’s officially titled High School DxD Hero.
High School DxD Hero is going to have an all-new staff from previous seasons, which were produced by TNK and directed by Tetsuya Yanagisawa. However, the voice cast was not announced. The new staff includes:
- Director: Yoshifumi Sueda (Rail Wars! director / So, I Can’t Play H! episode director)
- Series composition: Kenji Konuta (King’s Game the Animation / Blood Lad)
- Character design: Makoto Uno (The Qwaser of Stigmata / Rail Wars!)
- Animation studio: Passione (Rail Wars! / Rokka: Braves of the Six Flowers)
Author Ichiei Ishibumi and illustrator Miyama-Zero created High School DxD in 2008 and published 23 volumes so far. The series centers around the dim-witted pervert Issei, who is a second-year high school student that is killed on his first date. Issei is reincarnated as a devil and serves as Rias’ underling.
Three anime seasons, four OVAs, an on-going manga adaptation, and two video games have been produced for the popular ecchi light novel series.