Goblin Slayer heads the frozen lands of the North with his companions to search for a lost adventurer. There, they encounter a goblin horde. This promo trailer shows Goblin Slayer’s return as he continues his quest to rid the world of goblins. Titled Goblin Slayer: Goblin’s Crown, the anime will be screened in nine theaters in Japan in 2020.
The TV anime premiered October 6 in Japan and is currently streaming on Crunchyroll and Funimation. The 12th and final episode ended with the statement “Goblin Slayer will return.” Goblin Slayer is a dark fantasy light novel series written by Kumo Kagyu and illustrated by Noboru Kannatuki. A manga adaptation by Kōsuke Kurose is serialized in the Monthly Big Gangan magazine, and a second adaptation by Masahiro Ikeno runs in the same magazine. A prequel manga by Kento Eida runs in Young Gangan. Both the novels and the manga adaptations have been licensed by North American publisher Yen Press.