Attack on Titan The Final Season Anime's Part 2 Video Reveals Premiere on January 9
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The official website for the Attack on Titan The Final Season anime announced on Wednesday that the season's Part 2 will premiere with episode 76, "Danzai" ("Sentencing"), on the NHK General channel on January 9, 2022 at 24:05 (effectively January 10 at 12:05 a.m.). The website is also streaming a promotional video for the anime.
The second part will feature a returning staff, including director Yuichiro Hayashi at MAPPA, series scriptwriter Hiroshi Seko, character designer Tomohiro Kishi, and music composers Hiroyuki Sawano and Kohta Yamamoto. The anime also features a returning cast.
Episode 75 ended in March with an announcement that episode 76 would debut "this coming winter" on the NHK General channel in Japan. Funimation described the episode's release window as "Winter 2022."
Before the new anime airs, NHK will air six compilation specials that cover the previous 75 episodes of the anime starting on October 24. The airings will also feature the original anime episodes "Wall Sina, Goodbye" (focusing on Annie), "Lost in the cruel world" (focusing on Mikasa), and Attack on Titan: No Regrets (focusing on Levi).
The Attack on Titan The Final Season anime premiered on NHK in December 2020. Funimation and Crunchyroll are streaming the anime with English subtitles. Adult Swim's Toonami programming block began airing the anime on January 9, and Funimation began streaming an English dub on January 10.
The first television anime season premiered in April 2013, and the second season premiered in April 2017. The first part of the third season premiered in July 2018, and the second half premiered in Japan on the NHK General channel in April 2019.
Hajime Isayama launched the original Attack on Titan manga in Kodansha's Bessatsu Shōnen Magazine in 2009, and ended the series on April 9. The manga's 34th and final volume shipped on June 9. Kodansha Comics is publishing the manga in English digitally and in print, and will release the 34th volume on October 19.