Encouragement of Climb: Next Summit

S4 to Debut this Fall

By Epic Dope Staff | September 10, 2022

Through the years, ‘Encouragement of Climb’ has given us a memorable journey of an introverted kid.

‘Encouragement of Climb: Next Summit’ is the latest season of the franchise, and it will premiere on October 4, 2022.

The first four episodes of the anime will reportedly contain compilations from the previous seasons and new short stories. A whole new plot will begin from episode 5 onwards.

Kadokawa has revealed a two-minute video where Aoi and her friends hike and have fun together, and it shows glimpses from the first four episodes:

You should also check out the latest visual, where the cheerful group poses with an inscribed pillar. The pillar hints toward their next journey to Mt. Fuji.

Although the girls have gone on some pretty challenging trips in the past, Mt. Fuji is a different matter altogether.