The official Japanese website for the anime adaptation project based on Kazuma Kamachi’s action fantasy light novel series A Certain Magical Index announced today that the yet-titled OP theme song for its highly anticipated TV anime third season is performed by anison singer Maon Kurosaki, while the ED song is sung by Yuka Iguchi, who has also voiced the main heroine character Index in the anime series since the first TV anime in 2008.
Kurosaki previously sang the two ED songs “Magic∞world” and “Memories Last” for the TV anime second season in 2010-2011 and the theme song “ANSWER” for the PSP game inspired by the novel in 2011. In addition to playing Index for 10 years, Iguchi also performed the image song “Shining Star-☆-LOVE Letter” for the feature film A Certain Magical Index: The Movie – The Miracle of Endymion in 2013 and the first ED song “Grow Slowly” for the spin-off TV anime A Certain Scientific Railgun S in 2013.
A Certain Magical INDEX III is set to premiere on Tokyo MX and other stations in October 2018.
— とあるプロジェクト公式 (@toaru_project) 2018年7月9日
The first season of the TV anime was aired for 24 episodes from October 2008 to March 2009, then the
second season with another 24 episodes followed from October 2010 to April 2011.
The first two seasons’ director Hiroshi Nishikiori, character designer Yuichi Tanaka, soundtrack composer
Maiko Iuchi are confirmed to return for the third season, while Hiroyuki Yoshino is newly served as series
composition writer in place of the first two’s Masanao Akahoshi. All of the main voice cast are set to reprise
— とあるプロジェクト公式 (@toaru_project) 2018年6月9日
“A Certain Magical Index III” Main Staff:
- Director: Hiroshi Nishikiori
- Series Composition: Hiroyuki Yoshino
- Character Designer: Yuichi Tanaka
- Music: Maiko Iuchi
- Anime Production: J.C.Staff
Main Voice Cast:
- Touma Kamijo: Atsushi Abe
- Index: Yuka Iguchi
- Mikoto Misaka: Rina Sato
- Accelerator: Nobuhiko Okamoto
- Shiage Hamazura: Satoshi Hino
© 2017 Kazuma Kamachi/KADOKAWA Ascii media Works/PROJECT-INDEX Ⅲ