Some time ago, we reported that World Trigger will continue in autumn 2021 with a third season. Now, it has been announced that it will be broadcast every Saturday on Japanese television from 9 October 2021.
World Trigger Season 3: Everything We Know
For the third season, all well-known Japanese voice actors slip back into the role of their characters, including Tomo Muranaka as Yuuma Kuga, Yuuki Kaji as Osamu Mikumo, Nao Tamura as Chika Amatori, Yuuichi Nakamura as Yuuichi Jin and Nobunaga Shimazaki as Hyuse. More details about the contributors to the production team at Toei Animation are still pending.
The twelve-part second season, which aired on Japanese television from January to March 2021, was directed by Morio Hatano (Saint Seiya Omega) on Toei Animation. Hiroyuki Yoshino was responsible for the script, while Kenji Kawai contributed the music.
The 73-part first season aired in Japan from October 2014 to April 2016 and was produced under the direction of directors Mitsuru Hongo and Kouji Ogawa. The streaming service Crunchyroll offers both seasons in the original sound with English subtitles on demand.
Screenshots: World Trigger Season 3
World Trigger Storyline
One day, a gate to another world opens in the city of Mikado. Intruders from another dimension, called neighbors, overrun the area around the gate, creating a wave of fear in the city. Then a mysterious group called Border appears fighting the Neighbors. In no time, they build a gigantic base and a defense system against the invaders. Four years have passed since then.