The official website of Attack on Titan anime launched a new promotional video and a brand new visual for the upcoming season four of the anime, which will also be its final season. The PV revealed that MAPPA will be animating the final season instead of Wit Studios. Yuichiro Hayashi (who has previously directed Dorehedoro, Kakegurui) will be directing the final season at MAPPA.
Hajime Isayama thanked the previous producer Wit Studio and Director Araki for the work they have done on the series and said that he is looking forward to being involved with MAPPA and Hayashi for the fourth season of Attack on Titan.
“I would like to thank the readers for their support so far. The series has been together for over 10 years, and I have been together for a long time, but I thank Director Araki, WIT STUDIO, and the drawing corps for all the memories that made me happy ! I would like to continue to work on “Attack on Titan” with Director Hayashi and other people of MAPPA, and make wonderful memories again!” Isayama’s message on the official website read.
“With the full cooperation of wit and Director Araki, we have proceeded with the preparations so far. The quality of the series so far, and above all, the energy of the staff put in there,we will take them over as much as possible and do our best!” Hayashi said.
The major cast has returned for the final season of Attack on Titan. Yuki Kaji will be voicing Eren Yeager, Yui Ishikawa will be voicing Mikasa Ackerman, Marina Inoue will be voicing Armin Arlert while Hiroshi Kamiya will be voicing Levi Ackerman.
Other cast members include:
- Hiro Shimono as Connie Springer
- Yuu Kobayashi as Sascha Blouse
- Mikami Shiori as Historia Reiss
- Yoshimasa Hosoya as Reiner Braun
- Park Rumi as Hanji Zoe
- Kisho Taniyama as Jean
Tomihiro Kishi is in charge of the Character Design. The music of the series will be composed by Hiroyuki Sawano / KOHTA YAMAMOTO. Koji Seko handles the Series Composition while Kazuo Ogura is the Art Director.
Attack on Titan Season 4 originally had a Fall 2020 release date. However, the date was not mentioned in the latest PV. According to sources, MAPPA is still working on the final season of the anime, meaning there are chances that it could be delayed.