The 10th and final episode of the third Shingeki no Kyojin anime season's second cours ended with an announcement on Monday that the final season will air in Fall 2020 on NHK General.
Shingeki no Kyojin adapts Hajime Isayama's fantasy post-apocalyptic manga of the same title, which began its serialization in Bessatsu Shounen Magazine in September 2009. Kodansha published the 28th volume on April 9, with the 29th volume planned for an August 9 release. The manga has a cumulative 90 million copies of its compiled volumes in circulation worldwide.
Kodansha Comics licensed the manga in English in October 2011 and published the 27th volume on April 9. The 28th volume will go on sale on August 6. The manga has also been published in multiple foreign languages, including French, Italian, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Polish, and Chinese.
Funimation licensed the anime series in North America and shipped the first season in two Blu-ray and DVD volumes in June and September 2014. The second season was released on a single volume in February 2018.
Shingeki no Kyojinwon the 35th Kodansha Manga Awards in the Shounen category and was nominated for the 4th Manga Taisho awards in 2011, as well as the 16th and 18th Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize. The manga also placed sixth in the male readers' division in the 2014 Kono Manga ga Sugoi! rankings.