Fans of Kingdom are served with one of the best updates of this year. The website of the anime, which had become a barren land, suddenly released the first trailer in months. This was not all, the video turns out to be the tease for Kingdom Season 4 Episode 1. Also, the release date for the first episode is also confirmed. So, what does the video point towards? What will happen in the fourth season? Here is all you need to know about it.
The fourth season of Kingdom anime was renewed right as the third season ended in October 2021. Just as the previous ones, this one is also a product of Studio Pierrot. Season 4 is set to finish the Coalition Army Arc of the manga. Even though things would not be as great for Qin, Shin will come out as the shining hero of this season. The following section gives a trailer breakdown of the first episode.
Kingdom Season 4 Episode 1: New Trailer Out
On Thursday, March 16, 2022, the official website of Kingdom anime posted the first-ever video in months. Surprisingly enough, the video turned out to be the teaser of the first episode of the fourth season. Giving away the release date of the pilot, the 69-second video features the prime characters from the third season. This includes Shin, the Qin army, and other battle heroes from the Hangu Pass incident. You can check out the video of Kingdom Season 4 Episode 1 right here:
The following section contains Spoilers from the Kingdom Manga for Season 4
What Will Happen Next?
Kingdom Season 4 is going to continue the last bits of the Coalition Army arc of the story. After Li Mu’s men retreat back to the homeland, Shin’s army finally has the route to March ahead. After Riboku and Shun Shin Kun merge forces to counter Qin, this will be the first time in the story when Qin faces annihilation. Men that were deemed to be the best fighters of Qin all fall in this battle.
The names of these generals include the likes of Kan Mei, Chou Tou, and Duke Hyou. Even so, this particular arc will be a good outing for Shin. Starting from the bottom, he would be promoted to the higher ranks of 3000-man Commanders. Moreover, his ally, Mou Ten, will also get promoted to a 2000-man Commander. Kingdom Season 4 Episode 1 will start right after Li Mu is back home with the lost troops.
Kingdom Season 4 Episode 1: Release Date
The release date for Kingdom Season 4 was already announced last month. Luckily, there has been no rescheduling of the season so far. So, Kingdom Season 4 Episode 1 is set to return to the screens on April 9, 2022. The series will be available to watch on Funimation. Moreover, it is assumed that the show will make a return on the prime channels of NHK General Network. In addition to this, the Kingdom 2 Live-Action is slated to release in the Summer of 2022. For more updates like these, keep in touch with The Anime Daily.