Travis Bruno of Capsule Computers writes:
"Long running anime series in Japan can be rather rare. Outside of your average shōnen anime, many series are lucky to receive two anime seasons before leaving readers with an unfinished show. However Shakugan no Shana has managed to make it to the end, to Shakugan no Shana Final as it is called in Japan and referenced multiple times in the series itself. After reviewing so many Shana releases, we have come to the Shakugan no Shana Season 3. Does part one of this final season heat things up? Let’s find out."