The adventure of Golden Kamuy—based on the manga by Satoru Noda—is far from over. Golden Kamuy season 4 has officially been announced along with a teaser visual and trailer, and this time around a new studio will be behind the anime adaptation.
The big change has Brain’s Base taking over production, with Shizutaka Sugahara (Grimms Notes the Animation) on board as chief director in place of Geno Studio’s Hitoshi Nanba. Noboru Takagi is once again on series composition, and the new character designer is Takumi Yamakawa (To Your Eternity animation director).
Check out the trailer and visual for Golden Kamuy season 4:
Crunchyroll streamed the first three seasons as they aired. Here’s the official synopsis:
The story takes place in the mighty Northern field of Hokkaido, the time is in the turbulent late Meiji Era. A post war soldier Sugimoto, aka, “Immortal Sugimoto” was in need of large sums of money for a particular purpose…. What awaited Sugimoto, who stepped into Hokkaido’s Gold Rush with dreams of making a fortune, was a tattoo map leading to a hidden treasure based on hints inscribed on the bodies of convicts in Abashiri Prison?! The magnificent nature of Hokkaido vs vicious convicts and the meeting with a pure Ainu girl, Ashiripa!! A survival battle for a hidden treasure hunt begins!
Source: Golden Kamuy on Twitter