Ascendance of a Bookworm Season 4: Release date and new updates

Ascendance of a Bookworm is a Japanese animated series based on a light novel penned by Miya Kazuki alongside Yu Shiina as the illustrator.


Both the LN and manga series are circulated in English by J-Novel Club. An anime TV series adaptation was released on October 3, 2019, by Ajia-do Animation Works. The series has so far released a total of three seasons. The third season had just recently finished airing and fans are already looking forward to the fourth season. 


Upon release of the first season, it gained huge popularity, it’s also because this anime series falls under the Isekai fantasy genre which seems to be very popular among the audience. Let’s find out below whether the anime series have any plans to return with the fourth season.


Ascendance of a Bookworm Season 4 Release Date: When is it Premiering?


Sadly, there is no update concerning the prospect of Ascendance of a Bookworm Season 4 because the third season just wrapped up airing from April to May 2022. However, we’ll likely get an announcement soon in the coming days because fans of this series are eagerly awaiting the next season.


When it comes to the release date, it’s unclear but the anime series will arrive someday with the fourth season. Nevertheless, if we have to guess an air date, we can expect the new episodes to arrive sometime in 2023. 


The Cast of Ascendance of a Bookworm Season 4


If season 4 returns, the whole main characters will return for the fourth season of Ascendance of a Bookworm, although there has been no official declaration regarding the cast members of the forthcoming season.


  • Myne    will be voiced by Yuka Iguchi    (Japanese) and Reba Buhr (English)

  • Ferdinand    will be voiced by Show Hayami (Japanese)    and Armen Taylor (English)

  • Tuuli    will be voiced by Megumi Nakajima (Japanese) and Lisa Reimold (English)

  • Effa    will be voices by Fumiko Orikasa (Japanese) and Kirsten Day (English)

  • Gunther will be voiced by Tsuyoshi Koyama (Japanese) and Kaiji Tang (English)

  • Lutz will be voiced by Mutsumi Tamura (Japanese) and Jeannie Tirado (English) 

  • Otto will be voiced by Satoshi Hino    (Japanese) and Joe Zieja (English)

  • Benno will be voiced by Takehito Koyasu (Japanese) and Xander Mobus (English)


Ascendance of a Bookworm Season 4 Plot: What to Expect?


The upcoming season of Ascendance of a Bookworm is expected to be warm-hearted and entertaining as the previous seasons and just like the other three seasons, it will begin with the storyline of a woman who is reincarnated as a five-year-old kid residing in a society with costly books. Myne’s determination to serve as a librarian will continue to amaze us and she takes us on an adventure in the isekai universe in the next chapter.


As per J-Novel Club the official synopsis for Ascendance of a Bookworm reads: 


“A certain college girl who’s loved books ever since she was a little girl dies in an accident and is reborn in another world she knows nothing about. She is now Myne, the sickly five-year-old daughter of a poor soldier. To make things worse, the world she’s been reborn in has a very low literacy rate and books mostly don’t exist. She’d have to pay an enormous amount of money to buy one. Myne resolves herself: If there aren’t any books, she’ll just have to make them! Her goal is to become a librarian. This story begins with her quest to make books so she can live surrounded by them! Dive into this biblio-fantasy written for book lovers and bookworms!”


You can now watch all three seasons of Ascendance of a Bookworm on Funimation and Crunchyroll.


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