Funimation Confirms Attack on Titan Season 3 With 12 Episodes

The Finale of Season 2 ended at a cliff-hanger making us wonder about what is going to happen in Attack on Titan Season 3. However, the Good News is that we are not going to wait for another 4 years to wait for another season of Attack on Titan.

Production IG and Wit Studio made a lot of profit in 2013 when they aired the first season of Attack on Titan. The show hit right chords with western anime fans due to its availability on anime streaming sites Funimation and Crunchyroll (with subtitles).

However, Wit Studio had no plans to renew the series for another season. It was only after the request from fans on Reddit that Wit Studio decided to give Attack on titan another season.

Attack on Titan Season 2 premiered on 1 April 2017 on MBS. Online Streaming sites like Crunchyroll and Funimation are currently streaming Season 2. In case you haven’t watched Attack on Titan Season 2 you can go and watch it on these sites. Adult Swim is streaming an English Dubbed version of Attack on titan Season 2.

Attack on Titan Season 3 Release Date

So coming back to the big question when is Attack on Titan Season 3 coming out? Anime streaming Site Funimation has the exact answer for it. Funimation crew was present at Anime expo 2017. The entertainment company ensured fans that Attack on Titan season 3 will happen in spring 2018.


Earlier there were reports that Wit Studio might take a year or so to come back with another season of Attack on Titan. Funimation dropped shock bomb on fans when they cleared the air around return of Attack on Titan.
A teaser of Attack on Titan Season 3 was also uploaded on Youtube by “>Funimation’s official channel. However it didn’t look like a genuine trailer. The video only showed colored illustrations. One can only guess about what they can expect from third season after watching this 15 second clip.

How Many Episodes in Attack on Titan Season 3?

Are they going to make a 25 episodes Season 3 or will they disappoint fans with another 12 episode seasons. The first season of Attack on Titan was 25 episodes long. The length of the first season favoured the show as fans became invested in the amazing storyline of the Titans.
Attack on Titan Season 3
However, Fans were disappointed when Attack on titan returned with just 12 episodes for season 2. So Can we expect more episodes in Season 3? Probably not. The first season was meant to introduce the Titan world to the fans. Therefore 25 episodes was a necessity. Now that the story line is progressing at a better pace so definitely they don’t need to hook up the entire story in one season.

Future of Attack on Titan

Currently there is no clarity on the exact future of Attack on Titan. There are rumors that the series will conclude with fifth season. While many fan groups on reddit are claiming that third season will be the final season of Attack on Titan. In fact the studios might invest in a Live action Attack on titan film. That’s a cool idea.
You don’t have to think about the film though as Attack on titan Season 3 is just around the corner and it premiere in Spring 2018.

What is Attack on titan

Those readers who don’t know about Attack on Titan – It is one of the best anime show in the world. You can stream it online on Funimation and Crunchyroll.

The story follows an alternate world where most of the humanity is wiped out by huge beings called Titans. These titans can be as tall as 20 metres and looks mostly like human beings. Eren yeager, a teen boy, pledge to take revenge from Titans after they destroy his village and devours his mother. He along with his friend Armin Arlert and Mikasa Ackerman enlist in Army. You might find it similar to the Harry Potter saga.