Full Metal Panic Season 5 [Already Released OR Yet to Release?]

We understand that you really want to know about the Full Metal Panic Season 5 release date. So, we will not make you wait much. Let’s begin with the article.

Full Metal Panic is a Japanese anime known as Furumetaru Panikku! In Japanese. It is an action anime TV series category and is adapted from a light novel with the same title.

Shiji Gatoh writes the light novel series, and Shiki Douji illustrated it. The light novel series was released back on September 9, 1998. After proving its success and worth in Japan, it was adapted into a manga series.

Seeing the success of manga and light novels, Gonzo Studio planned to adapt it into an anime series. Hence, the first season of Full Metal Panic! was Released on January 8, 2002.

Kyoto animation decided to release further seasons in 2003; season 2: Full Metal Panic! Fumoffu was released on August 26, 2003. Season 3: Full Metal Panic! The Second Raid, followed soon on July 14, 2005.

Xebec Studio came with the fourth season, almost after a decade-plus three years. After a long and cold wait, fans got to watch season 3 on April 13, 2018. The title of season 4 is Full Metal Panic! Invisible Victory.

Still, the question- ‘whether full metal panic Season 5 will release or not?’ remains as it is. Let’s find the answer in the following article.


What are the Chances of Full Metal Panic Season 5 Release?

Full Metal Panic! Season 5

There was a gap of approximately 13 years between season 3 and season 4. So why not wait for more for season 5. Still, only 3 years had passed by when season 4 ended.

There are chances of Full Metal Panic Season 5 to release as its official cancelation is not declared. We should not lose hope for the new season to release soon.

Full Metal Panic Season 5 Release Date Confirmed?

The answer to this question is NO!

But we can look for the approximate release date as a ray of hope. The release date of Full Metal Panic Season 5 might fall anytime in 2021 or 2022.

For getting the fastest updates regarding the release date and latest updates of this anime, you can bookmark this page in your browser. We will update this piece of information as soon as the release date confirmation airs over the internet.

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Is there Enough Source Material for Season 5?


Finally, some good news for the fans that there is enough source material for Full Metal Panic Season 5.There are a total of 12 light novel series. Season 1 covers 1st three volumes.

Season 2 was a companion series followed by season 3, covering 4th and 5th volume and Season 4 covers the 7th to 9th volume. Hence, the 10th to 12th volumes of the light novel series is left to cover in the new season.

What will ‘Full Metal Panic! Season 5’ be about?

Full Metal Panic! Season 5

HaHa, what do you think? Will we share spoilers of season 5 here? You got us! We do share spoilers if there are strong chances of it happening in the new season.

But sadly, Full Metal Panic! Season 5 does not comprise spoilers to date. If we come across it, we will surely mention it in this article.

The biggest expectation from fans is that the fifth season of Full Metal Panic will follow the plot of the 10th to 12th volume of the light novel series. If you cannot wait further for the new season, you can purchase the light novel volumes and read them.

What is Full Metal Panic! All about?

The light novel series, manga series, and anime series centers on one character- Sousuke Sagara. He is an elite member of a private terrorist military organization named Mithril.

Sousuke, a veteran operative, is given a task to protect a possessed high-school girl- Kaname Chidori. Because of this responsibility, he took a transfer into Kaname’s school, Jindai High School.

He follows his disguise of being a protector of Kaname. Somehow, with the assistance of Kurz Weber and Melissa Mao, comrades of Sousuke, he started to talk with Kaname.

As the series furthers, it adds multiple adventures and misadventures in the life of these two characters. If you have not watched this series yet, you are at risk of regretting it later. It is a must-watch anime series. You should watch it.

Where to watch Full Metal Panic?

You can watch this anime on HULU. Hulu is a platform providing a free trial for new enrollers. You can get your subscription done and enjoy watching it anywhere, anytime.

Are English Dub Episodes of Full Metal Panic Available?

The success of this anime is spread all over the world; the same goes for the fans. All might not understand the episodes in the Japanese language. So, there was a need for English dubbed episodes of the Full Metal Panic anime series.

They are available on Amazon Prime Videos. You can simply subscribe and watch the English subtitled and dubbed episode over there.

Main Characters of Full Metal Panic! Season 5

Full Metal Panic! Season 5

Many characters play an important role in this anime series, but here are the main characters without whom season 5 will be incomplete. Fans have high expectations that these characters should appear in the fifth season as well.

Sousuke Sagara

Sousuke is the 17-year old protagonist of the show and is a member of Mithril’s Special Response Team (SRT) of Western Pacific Battle Group. He is also known as Urzu-7.

He knows about handling arms, creating improvised explosive devices (IEDs), etc.

Kaname Chidori

Kaname is the female protagonist of this anime series. She is a 16-year old high-school student of Jindai High School.

She has some special abilities from her ancestors. These abilities make her special, and hence, she requires attention and protection.

Sousuke gets an assignment to protect her and keeping an eye on her. Her abilities are known as Whispered abilities.

They both are the main characters of this anime, and without them, series is not possible. Hence, we have to wait for the release of season 5 to release soon and watch any new characters.

Ending Thoughts

Here is the end of probable information about the fifth season of Full Metal Panic! We hope that this data satisfy you. If you love to get updates regarding your favorite anime, click here! Happy Reading.

Amy Klein

Amy Klein

Amy Klein is an accomplished writer and editor with years of experience in the anime and manga industries. She brings a unique perspective and deep understanding of the otaku subculture to her insightful and engaging writing, featured in various publications.

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