It’s been almost a couple of years, and yet the streaming giant hasn’t revealed anything about Glitch Techs Season 3. Although the series has been the most-watched series of the year, nothing has been known to date about its third season. It left fans to question whether the show could return for more seasons. However, the previous season ended on a cliffhanger, leaving an open door for the next season. Yet, Netflix’s critically acclaimed Glitch Techs Season 3’s future remains in limbo. Will it ever happen? Keep reading to know more.
Created by Eric Robles and Dan Milano, Glitch Techs, focuses on Miko “Me-K.O.” Kubota and Hector “High Five” Nieves in Bailley. There lives a group of people fighting against those glitches that manifest the energy from the real world that operate by using the coding of the affected games that cause havoc. However, to stop this, some Glitch Techs start working at a local game store and use their gaming knowledge to defeat and capture the Glitches. They also have to erase the memories of people to prevent further panic.
Glitch Techs Season 3: Renewal Status!
Back in 2019, Netflix ordered twenty episodes for the first season, which aired in two halves in 2020. The series received positive reception for its unique concept and amazing storyline. It gained a 7.7 out of 10 positive rating on IMDb. Meanwhile, the Google user gave it an 83 percent positive rating. The series was highly critically acclaimed for its fair amount of game-style violence and racial and cultural diversity. But it has been two years, and fans didn’t learn anything about Glitch Techs Season 3. Well, the streaming giant has already ordered ten more episodes, counting as the show’s third season, before the first season’s release. It means Glitch Techs Season 3 is happening. But fans have to be patient about it.
Glitch Techs Season 3: Production Update!
As mentioned above, the third season is already in the cart. However, it’s been two years, and the studio, including the streaming giant, hasn’t committed anything about the production details of the Glitch Techs Season 3. Well, during the first season’s production, the show was picked up for the third season. The creative team has already mapped the third season. In fact, season 3 had been boarded and designed. But despite this, the show hasn’t yet been animated or undergone in production state. Currently, the show is safe inside Nickelodeon’s server until production starts for the third season.
A Quick Recap!
In the previous season finale, Five and Miko learned BITT was lagging due to managing all of HQ’s functions and overcrowded memory. So Phil decided to replace BITT. But to stop him from replacing BITT, they decided to clear his memory and found a massive hidden file titled Coo-Pie-Caken. Unable to delete it, the duo accidentally activated it. Later they tracked the rogue BITT, leaving everything in Bergy’s hands. Now Bergy had to run Ops and handle a roaming Fishwakka Glitch spawning. BITT raided cooking ingredients, but when the duo failed to track BITT, they headed to see E.M.P. Grenade, which later triggered BITT Prime to continue the program.
Meanwhile, by eating Phil’s lunch, Fishwakka neutralized and spawned all copies. Later, Phil called them to update it. As for BITT, he went to Phil’s house and activated a hidden lab where he spotted some ingredients that helped him to retrieve a ROM cartridge. On the other hand, Miko accidentally triggered the home security drone, leading Phil to rush to save them. After BITT’s memory cleared up, Phil sent Five and Miko back to HQ. But Phil found a mysterious ROM file. Phil’s youngest self-recorded a video informing him about how corporate wiped his memory, and he saved it to let him learn about the glitch if something happens in the future.
What Will Happen Next?
The previous season left a loose thread to explore in the third season. The recorded video helped restore Phil’s memory. He knows about the glitches and how they created havoc in the real world. So he will try to find the missing puzzles and confront Five and Miko to check whether they know about their past. Now Phil will go on a mission to unearth the mystery behind those glitches. Meanwhile, it seems like Hirobi is using some advanced technology initially made for something else. In other words, if you remember, it was revealed that glitches are made from glitches in code. But in the first episode, Mitch replaced a piece in a console revealing that the glitches have something to do with hardware.
Perhaps that technology can release alternate reality glitches meant for something else. Apart from this, there’s a possibility that there’s no such real world. It means everyone is living in a virtual one. So instead of escaping to the real world, glitches escaped to another virtual one, where humans live. Now they can manipulate the entire world if they escape from that virtual world. This is why the gauntlets can do plenty of things, including breaking glitches and erasing memories. Now relies, the big question here whether everyone has hooked up in a matrix scenario without knowing.
Glitch Techs Season 3: Release Date
As of now, the anime has yet to undergo production. So it’s tricky to predict when the upcoming season will come out. Further, if the show undergoes production, it will take almost a year to wrap up production and a few months to finish post-production. Thus, deeming the timeframe, we expect Glitch Techs Season 3 to air sometime in 2024. Stay tuned. TechRadar247 will keep you updated.