Over the years, many anime have tried a claim at the mantle of a modern masterpiece. But no other anime has gotten close to the title than Attack on Titan. Based on Hajime Isayama’s famous manga of the same name, Attack on Titan is a dark fantasy anime series. The anime series premiered on April 7, 2013, and has released three seasons till now. In addition, the third season was divided into two parts and the second part ran from April to July 2019. The anime has released 49 episodes in total.
Attack on Titan gained instant fame upon its release. It became a huge commercial success. And as the series progressed, fans and critics alike began to regard the series very highly. The anime has been praised for its complex storyline, stunning animation, and action sequences, and overall quality.
Attack on Titan Season 4: Release date
Fans were treated with news of season renewal in the third season finale. It was then announced that the fourth season would also be the series’ final. Additionally, the new season was scheduled for release in fall 2020. Though the current happenings in the world will also have to be kept in mind. Right now, we don’t know how the pandemic has affected the production of season 4. Until an official word, we’d have to go with the fall 2020 release date.
Attack on Titan Season 4: Possible cast
With the information available, we can confirm the cast of the upcoming season. Of course, you would be incomplete without Eren Yeager (voiced by Yuki Kaji in Japanese and Bryce Papenbrook in English); Mikasa Ackerman (voiced by Yui Ishikawa / Trina Nishimura); Armin Arlet (voiced by Marina Inoue / Josh Grelle). In addition, Levi (Hiroshi Kamiya / Matthew Mercer); Zeke (Takehito Koyasu / Jason Liebrecht); Historia (Shiori Mikami / Bryn April) are also expected to return.
Attack on Titan Season 4: Expected plot
Not much has been revealed about the new season as of yet. Though we can confirm that the fourth season of the acclaimed anime series will cover the last volume of the manga. The season 3 finale saw the scouts finally reach the sea. And the upcoming season will probably be set sometime after the events of the previous season. Eren’s plans for people beyond the sea would be explored in-depth. Additionally, we expect Eren’s character to take a drastic turn come season 4. Moreover, fans will get to know more about the titans and their origins in the upcoming season.
Attack on Titan Season 4: Storyline
The anime is set in a fictitious world where huge humanoid creatures called ‘Titans’ exist. These Titans devour humans seemingly without any reason. And to protect themselves, humans have created walled cities and live inside them. Eren Yeager, a teenager, serves as the protagonist of the series. He joins the scout regiment to take revenge against the Titans. And, he is joined by his friends Mikasa and Armin. Together, they begin their journey and uncover dark pasts and secrets pertaining to their very existence.
Attack on Titan Season 4: Other details
Fans who have been following the anime will know that the first three seasons were made by Studio Wit. However, due to certain reasons, it was announced that they wouldn’t be making the upcoming season. Instead, Studio Mappa has been charged with its production. Furthermore, other staff such as directors, scriptwriters have also been changed.
Attack on Titan Season 4: Trailer
Fans have been dying to see a sneak peek of the upcoming season ever since last year. And now, they’ll be excited to know that a trailer has been released. It can be checked out here:
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