The official website for the television anime of Ashihara Daisuke‘s World Trigger manga revealed that the new anime season will premiere on January 9 as part of TV Asahi‘s NUMAnimation programming block.
Hatano Morio (Saint Seiya Omega‘s first season, Dragon Ball Super‘s Future Trunks Saga, episode director for Hugtto! Precure and Star Twinkle Precure) is serving as the series director. Yoshino Hiroyuki, Kaiya Toshihisa, and Kawai Kenji all return from the previous World Trigger anime to supervise the series scripts, design the characters, and compose the music, respectively.
The anime will feature a returning cast.
The first anime season premiered in October 2014, and the sequel premiered in October 2015.