It’s finally here! Blue Exorcist finally returns after almost seven years. Fans have been patiently waiting for this day when the Shimane Illuminati Saga could unfold. And now the time is here! Rin is in Gehenna, focusing on his current tasks. However, Blue Exorcist Season 3 Episode 2 hints that his friends will face more challenges in the protagonist’s absence. Will it bring more trouble to their plate? Besides this, the upcoming episode also hints at the future conflicts in the Academy. Is it because of the looming threat from the demon’s exorcism, or will something else play a significant role? Keep reading to know that.
Blue Exorcist Season 3 Episode 2: Rin’s Next Mission!
Rin Okumura will face some hidden challenges in Blue Exorcist Season 3 Episode 2, “Where Secrets Are,” while finishing the assignment. While his assignment makes things miserable, he will learn more about his demonic powers while staying in Gehenna. As the anime focuses on Rin’s challenges, the revelation of Mephisto’s true identity might question the protagonist’s connection to the demonic world. Rin’s friends will be assigned to the exorcism task at True Cross Academy. It will help them learn about the demon’s weakness.
During this time, Konekomaru will play a significant role in teaching the importance of teamwork. On the other hand, Blue Exorcist Season 3 Episode 2 will see the continuation of Arthur and Lightning’s investigation. It will take place in Yemen, revealing more about the Impure Princess. However, this could create problems for Rin and his friends as the threat lurks. As for the Monja-eating party, things will be at ease initially. But the situation will soon change, leading to future conflicts.
A Quick Recap!
The pilot episode of the third season began with Rin Okumura learning about his friend’s trouble. He learned that one of his friends had visions of demons. So, he decided to solve his problems and end it. But things turned dramatic as he received a mysterious letter from the Chairman of True Cross Academy, Mephisto Pheles, about the delay in his execution. It was a bit of relief for Rin, and later, he focused on the work in his hand. Fortunately, he scared the demon attacking Makota with his demonic prowess.
After solving Makoto’s case, Rin confronted Mephisto, who later revealed he was the real King Of Time, Samael. Soon after this encounter, Rin was transported to Gehenna, where he faced a strange strength. However, Mephisto had other things planned as well. He told Rin to finish the assignments in order to save himself from execution. Later, Rin provided Makota with a remedy to avoid the demons. The episode ended with a Monja-eating party invitation. While at the Academy, the party was tasked to exorcist a demon.
Blue Exorcist Season 3 Episode 2: Release Date
The following episode, “Where Secrets Are,” will focus on the next big struggle aligned in Rin’s life. Will things end peacefully? You will learn in Blue Exorcist Season 3 Episode 2, which will air on January 14, 2024, at 12:30 am JST. The anime follows a weekly release pattern, dropping one episode every Sunday night. The audience in Japan can catch it on Tokyo MX, while the global viewers can stream it on Crunchyroll. Stay tuned. TechRadar247 will keep you updated.