Baki Season 3 already confirmed to be greenlit for production in the first months of 2019. Netflix has expanded to anime based on the manga Baki The Grappler.
This is a new anime show by Netflix that release season 1 in the summer of 2018. Also, Baki The Grappler and it’s a very popular manga series in Japan. Baki follows a young man as he struggles to prove that he is the best in the field of competitive fighting. Earlier, in 2001, the manga book had been adapted into an anime series by TV Tokyo comprising two 24-episode seasons. 15 years later Netflix acquired the license for the show in 2016.
What’s the synopsis about Baki season 3?
Here’s the official description from Netflix:
The protagonist, Baki Hanma, trains with an intense focus to become strong enough to surpass his father, Yujiro Hanma, the strongest fighter in the world. Five of the world’s most violent and brutal death row inmates are gathering to face Baki. Their objective is to taste defeat — their unmatched strength. And also skill has led them to grow bored of life itself, and they now seek out. With the main character in the hopes that he can overwhelm and utterly crush them. In this crisis, other underground martial art warriors gather to fight by Baki’s side: Kaoru Hanayama, Gouki Shibukawa, Retsu Kaioh, and Doppo Orochi. An epic showdown between violent death row inmates and Baki and his friends begins.
When is the release date?
Baki’s official Twitter account confirming Netflix’s renewal for the upcoming season. According to this news, a total of 26 episodes are inbound, and it will be divided into thirds and fourth seasons each comprising 13 episodes.
Baki will be screen on Netflix worldwide on December 18th, 2019.