Fans have been waiting excitedly for a long time for the fourth season of The Dragon Prince, but sadly it seems that they still have to wait for some more time to enjoy the new season of their favorite show. After the release of 3rd season in 2019. Dragon Prince has become one of the most awaited series among anime lovers from the past few years.
The production team has also acknowledged that they are getting a lot of requests for season 4, and they ensure that the fourth season would be worth the wait to the viewers. So, if you are also excited to know about the fourth season of The Dragon Prince, read below to know further details about your favorite anime series.
Why Season 4 is Not Returning in January?
Well, the show’s production had already started in July 2020, when Netflix officially announced the renewal of season 4. Season four is expected to have nine episodes, and then the series will continue with the next season. Last year the makers of the show tweeted that season 4 would premier in January, but unfortunately, it is not airing this month.
Pandemic has affected the production process to a lot of extents. However, the producers have also emphasized that production of that scale really takes a long time as they want to deliver their best performance to the viewers filled with creativity, action, and adventure.
Will Season 4 be Released in 2022?
According to show makers, the production of the fourth season of the series is almost complete. The scripts for the show’s episodes have already been written, and the recording of voice actors and animation are also in the process. In addition, the directors are now in the process of animating and onboarding every episode will their collaborated partner.
As it involves a range of extra tasks like design, illumination, graphics, editing, special effects, soundtracks, and formatting, this stage of creation often takes a long time, so the show can’t premiere in 2022.
Season 4 Release Date
The show makers have indicated that they are in the final stage of production, which often takes a long time, but they are trying their best to give their fans an early premiere. So, we can expect them to wrap up the production around mid-2022.
Fans can expect an early show trailer by October or December 2022, but the chances are higher that season four will premier next year in January or March. It is also expected that the show will continue with seasons five and six after the production of the fourth season.
Where will be the Plot for the Fourth Season?
Season four of the show will mostly revolve around the struggle between humans and elves over the position of Dragon Prince. The show’s storyline will include disputes and feuding between humankind and dragons. The people had a reason to kill the dragon Prince and destroy his successor’s egg, eventually destroying the life of their future generation.
The plot will focus on Xadia’s and its empire’s growth. It could also dwell on the Sunfire elves’ relationship with Aaravos. In the meantime, you can enjoy the previous three seasons of the show on Netflix.