Survive.
―The season's tagline.


Season 3 is the third season of Final Space.

Season 3 was first officially announced in September 2019[2] , and, similar to Season 2, consists of 13 episodes.

Season 3 premiered on March 20, 2021 on Adult Swim. It will later be released on HBO Max, and Netflix outside of the United States.

Season Summary

A month after successfully rescuing Quinn Ergon from her prison, Gary Goodspeed, the Team Squad, and Bolo find themselves trapped within the horrific dimension of Final Space, with everything being only a question of survival. Pursued relentlessly by Invictus, the newly resurrected Lord Commander, and the Titans, all determined to capture Mooncake to become even more powerful, the Team Squad's only hope is to ally themselves with Earth's last survivor before it's too late.

Cast

Main cast

Recurring cast

Guest starring

Episodes

The titles for all 13 episodes have been confirmed so far, all via Olan Roger's twitter and the Final Space Twitter.

No. in Series

No. in Season

Image Title Writer(s) Director Adult Swim Airdate TBS Airdate
Episode Description
24 1
And Into The Fire Team Squad.png
...And Into The Fire Olan Rogers, David Sacks Ben Bjelajac March 20, 2021 April 19, 2021
After escaping a near death encounter with Invictus and being forced to abandon the Crimson Light, the Team Squad begin their quest to escape Final Space and make it back home while stranded on an unknown planet.
25 2
HiddenLight.jpg
The Hidden Light

Olan Rogers, David Sacks

Juan Jose Meza-Leon March 27, 2021 April 26, 2021
Gary, Quinn, H.U.E. and KVN explore a ruined Paris where they meet Earth's greatest visionary roboticist Kevin Van Newton, the inventor of KVN, who may be the one person who knows how to escape Final Space. Meanwhile, the Lord Commander is back, and he wants Mooncake.
26 3
Avocato Loss.jpg
The Ventrexian

Olan Rogers, David Sacks

Ken Wong April 3, 2021 May 3, 2021
Following his resurrection, the Lord Commander attempts to pry information about Mooncake's whereabouts out of Avocato, forcing him to relive his dark past. Meanwhile, Quinn continues to hide her sickness from Gary.
27 4
Fs S3 E4.png
One of Us

Olan Rogers, David Sacks

Juan Jose Meza-Leon and Ben Bjelajac April 10, 2021 May 10, 2021
Gary and Quinn plan a dangerous rescue mission to save Avocato and the others from the Lord Commander.
28 5
S3 Mooncake Gary Little Cato.png
All The Moments Lost

Ben Bjelajac

Ben Bjelajac April 17, 2021 May 17, 2021
As the crew flees from the Lord Commander, they lighfold into the orbit of a mysterious Black Hole that threatens to crush them into oblivion.
29 6
S3E6 Quinn Examination.png
Change is Gonna Come

Olan Rogers, David Sacks

Ken Wong April 24, 2021 May 24, 2021
Gary and the crew race to find a cure for Quinn's Final Space poisoning, while Ash confronts Invictus. Meanwhile, Tribore and Quatronostro find out about a prophecy and journey to the great oracle Tim Belts.
30 7
Bolo Mind Chamber.png
The Chamber of Doubt

Olan Rogers, David Sacks

TBA May 1, 2021 May 31, 2021
As an infection grows within Bolo, the crew races to help before he's lost to them forever.
31 8
S3E8 Gary Avocato Fight.png
Forgiveness

Olan Rogers, David Sacks

TBA May 8, 2021
The Team Squad reach their lowest point after losing a member.
32 9
HyperTransdimensionBridge.png
Hyper-Transdimensional Bridge Rising

Olan Rogers, David Sacks

TBA May 15, 2021
The crew heads to Earth in an attempt to activate the Hyper-Trans Dimensional Bridge, but in order to do so they must make contact with someone on the other side of Final Space.
33 10
S3 Gary Quinn Hands.png
Until the Sky Falls

Olan Rogers, David Sacks

TBA May 22, 2021
Gary and Quinn go on a perilous mission to activate the Titan killing apparatus, while Avocato races to stop the Lord Commander's ultimate transformation
34 11
S3 Quinn Avocato Zombies.png
The Dead Speak

Olan Rogers, David Sacks

TBA May 29, 2021
The crew fight to survive a ship-wide invasion of possessed Garys.
35 12
Little Cato S3.jpg
The Leaving

Olan Rogers, David Sacks

TBA June 5, 2021
Long held secrets are revealed that will change the Team Squad forever.
36 13 The Devil's Den

Olan Rogers, David Sacks

TBA June 12, 2021
TBA

Production

This season was first greenlit one week after the finale of Season 2.[3] It was announced on September 30, 2019.

On November 5, 2019, Olan Rogers posted a tweet with the caption "Making a mood board for SOM3THING", followed by a collage of surreal, cosmic horror sci-fi art, likely an indication of the tone Season 3 would have. [4]

On November 30, 2019, Olan Rogers announced via social media that writing for the season had begun. [5] Said writing has finally concluded on June 24, 2020. [6]

On December 5, 2019, Olan Rogers unveiled the transcript of the first episode for Season 3, revealing its name to be "...And Into The Fire". [7] He later unveiled the transcripts for "The Hidden Light" [8] and "The Ventrexian" [9].

On October 23, 2020, it was announced that the season had entered "post-production", and animation on the episodes would begin. [10] [11]

On January 13, 2021, Olan Rogers announced that a release date for the season was officially selected [12] and would be announced in the "middle of [February]". [13]

On February 7, 2021, it was announced by Olan Rogers that the official trailer, as well as the season's fourth and fifth episodes were officially finalized. [14]

On February 16, 2021, the season's premiere date and the show's launch date for HBO Max, were revealed, starting with the release of the season's official trailer. [15]

Gallery

Images

Videos

Trivia

  • Unlike Seasons 1 & 2, Shelby Merry did not compose for this season, due to pursuing other opportunities, making Season 3 the first season of Final Space to not include Shelby. Instead, composers Andrew Goodwin (also composer of Seasons 1 and 2), Casey Edwards [16], and Dodie Clark [17], would replace her. [18]
    • Season 1 composer Jake Sidwell would also be returning this season, after being unable to compose for Season 2 due to health issues.
  • This is the first season of Final Space that would not be simulcast on TBS.
  • Olan Rogers has stated multiple times that Season 3 is his personal favorite season of the series, going as far as to say that he has seven favorite episodes in the third season.
  • Prior to the first look teaser release date, this is the season's teaser poster was first released on October 16, 2020.
  • The first few images of the season were released in November 6, 2020, and the first look video was originally dropped by Christmas 2020 as well as it is confirmed that will be made available to HBO Max for the first two seasons. [19]
  • The last few images of the season were released on November 26, 2020, two days ago after the first images.
  • The season's first look teaser was first released exclusively by Olan Rogers, Adult Swim, and Comicbook.com on December 18, 2020 at 12:00 PM. [20]
    • Olan Rogers later unlisted his upload of the teaser to push more attention on Adult Swim's teaser. [21]

References

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