Spirit Chronicles Episode 3: What to Expect?

Developed from a Japanese light novel series written by Yuri Kitayama and illustrated by Riv, ‘Seirei Gensouki’ or ‘Spirit Chronicles’ is an isekai fantasy TV anime. Haruto Amakawa used to be an ordinary college student in Japan until he died in a tragic vehicular accident. His consciousness is subsequently transported to the body of Rio in an alternate world. Rio is a young boy living in the slums of Beltram Kingdom. Rio’s original memories are there as well, and the two contradictory personalities eventually find a way to co-exist. After Rio frees a princess of the kingdom, he gets the chance to attend the prestigious Bertram Kingdom Royal Institute. The anime premiered on July 6, 2021. Here is everything you need to know about its upcoming episode.

Spirit Chronicles Episode 3 Release Date

‘Spirit Chronicles’ episode 3, titled ‘Kingdom of Lies,’ is set to release on July 20, 2021, in Japan. The episode will be available at various times on TV Tokyo, BS Fuji, and AT-X. Studio TMS Entertainment produced the series, with Osamu Yamasaki helming the directorial team. Yamasaki collaborated on the script with Megumu Sasano, Mitsutaka Hirota, and Yoshiko Nakamura. Kyouko Yufu designed the characters, and Yasuyuki Yamazaki provided the music. Marika Kouno sang the opening theme track, “New Story,” while Aguri Oonishi sang the ending theme track, “Elder Flower.”

Where to Watch Spirit Chronicles Season 1 Online?

Viewers outside Asia can watch the episodes with original Japanese audio and English, Spanish, Portuguese, and Italian subtitles on Crunchyroll. The series is also available on VRV.

Spirit Chronicles Episode 3 Spoilers

Rio’s admission into the institution causes quite a stir as many of his fellow students can’t accept that they have to consider a commoner as their equal now. Among them, Alphonse, a young man of noble birth, is the most vocal of all. Rio learns the letters and numbers from Celia and makes rapid progress by accessing Haruto’s memories. The same memories also garner him the attention of the institute’s weapon master. On the first day of training, Rio demonstrates some of the things Haruto had learned during his own training with the bokken.

When the result of the exams is published, it is revealed that Rio has topped the list along with Princess Christina. The animosity and envy toward him continue to grow among the children of the nobility. Five years pass, and Rio is now 15. During a tournament where the institute’s students fight against full-fledged knights, Rio defeats Charles Arbor, which suddenly increases his popularity. Celia, who is older than Rio, has developed feelings for him. She secretly watches as another girl gives him a note and runs away. In episode 3, during a school excursion, the life of one of the princesses might be endangered. If Rio saves her, the children of nobility might still blame him for the incident to hide their own negligence.

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