Is Apple TV+’s Mythic Quest Season 3 premiering next month or not? Here is everything we know so far.
Mythic Quest is an American comedy streaming television series created by Charlie Day, Megan Ganz, and Rob McElhenney for Apple TV+. The series premiered on February 7, 2020, and follows a fictional video game studio that produces a popular MMORPG called Mythic Quest. Moreover, Rotten Tomatoes has an approval rating of 100% based on 32 reviews with an average rating of 8.2/10.
The website’s critical consensus reads, “Smartly written, sharply performed, and sentimental without losing its sense of humor, Mythic Quest‘s stellar second season solidifies its place as one of TV’s best workplace comedies.” On Metacritic, it has a score of 73 out of 100 based on 9 reviews, indicating “generally favorable reviews”.
The reviews indicate the show’s popularity and critical acclaim from the audience and critics, which made it easy for Apple TV+ to continue and expand the storyline. As a result, it is very understandable why the interest of fans who tuned in to watch the previous seasons has increased since the announcement of the third season.
If you are one of those who want to get clarity about the potential release date, then look no further, as we’ve compiled all of the relevant information on Mythic Quest Season 3 and other crucial details. Continue reading until you reach the end to find all of your answers.
Mythic Quest Season 3 Release Date
In October 2021, the series was renewed for a third and fourth season. The third season is scheduled to premiere in late 2022. The exact release date of the new season has not been revealed as of September 29, 2022.
The official Twitter handle of Mythic Quest also confirmed the news by sharing the news with the star cast, quoting, “BREAKING: Big announcement from Sir Anthony Hopkins and Jason Sudeikis (and Ron something) #MythicQuest is returning for Seasons 3 & 4!” Take a look at the official post below:
— Mythic Quest (@mythic_quest) October 21, 2021
Mythic Quest Season 3 Plot
The official description of the show states that with the quarantine finally over, the new season of “Mythic Quest” finds everyone back in the office (well, almost everyone), attempting to build upon the success of Raven’s Banquet by launching an epic new expansion, but Ian (Rob McElhenney) and the newly promoted co-creative director, Poppy (Charlotte Nicdao), struggle with the game’s direction.
Meanwhile, C.W. (F. Murray Abraham) reconciles some unresolved issues from his past, the testers (Ashly Burch and Imani Hakim) test the bounds of an office romance, and David (David Hornsby) loses yet another woman in his life as Jo (Jessie Ennis) leaves him to assist Brad (Danny Pudi).
Mythic Quest Season 3 Cast and Crew
The main cast members of the series who are expected to return for the upcoming season are as follows:
- Rob McElhenney as Ian Grimm, creative director
- Ashly Burch as Rachel, game tester
- Jessie Ennis as Jo, David’s former assistant and Brad’s current assistant
- Imani Hakim as Dana, game tester
- David Hornsby as David Brittlesbee, executive producer
- Charlotte Nicdao as Poppy Li, lead engineer and later co-creative director
- Danny Pudi as Brad Bakshi, head of the monetization
- F. Murray Abraham as C.W. Longbottom, head writer
“Mythic Quest” is executive produced by McElhenney and Day under their RCG banner, Michael Rotenberg and Nicholas Frenkel on behalf of 3Arts, and Jason Altman, Danielle Kreinik, and Gérard Guillemot for Ubisoft Film and Television. Hornsby and Ganz also executive produce. The series is produced for Apple TV+ by Lionsgate, 3 Arts Entertainment, and Ubisoft.
Mythic Quest Season 3 Episodes
This series is expected to include 8 to 10 episodes with a runtime of 24–37 minutes. The episode is expected to premiere a new episode on a weekly basis. We’d also like to point out that, as of September 29, 2022, the exact episode titles and synopsis for the upcoming episodes cannot be confirmed.
It will be disclosed once the episodes start to premiere on a weekly basis. In the meantime, check out the prior season; we have listed down all the episodes of the second season to recap all the events that will transpire in the new one.
S2E1: Titans’ Rift – May 7, 2021: With Ian on sabbatical, Poppy must come up with a title for the new expansion. Dana and Rachel take their relationship to new heights.
S2E2: Grouchy Goat – May 7, 2021: Brad wants to launch a mobile game. Poppy is pulled away from working on the expansion with Ian to speak at a luncheon for women in gaming.
S2E3: #YumYum – May 14, 2021: Ian and Poppy work separately on the expansion, Jo helps C.W. deal with his publisher, and Brad sets out to find a romantic partner for David.
S2E4: Breaking Brad – May 21, 2021: Brad attempts to convince the development team that his brother Zack is not the nice guy he’s pretending to be. Rachel does Ian a favor.
S2E5: Please Sign Here – May 28, 2021: Carol tries to wrangle Mythic Quest employees as they refuse to sign the results of a simple workplace assessment.
S2E6: Backstory! – June 4, 2021: A fresh-faced young man discovers what it takes to become one of the world’s greatest science fiction writers.
S2E7: Peter – June 11, 2021: Rachel accompanies C.W. on an acrimonious visit to his former friend turned rival.
S2E8: Juice Box – June 18, 2021: Ian presents his half of the expansion and ends up in the hospital. David ponders his legacy.
S2E9: TBD – June 25, 2021: Season Finale. Ian and Poppy collaborate again, Rachel and Dana figure out their next move, and Brad looks to settle a feud once and for all.
Mythic Quest Season 3 Official Teaser
The teaser of 1:18 minutes of the series was released on July 24, 2022, which highlights the plot, “Meet the team behind the biggest multiplayer video game of all time. But in a workplace focused on building worlds, molding heroes, and creating legends, the most hard-fought battles don’t occur in the game-they happen in the office.” Take a look at the teaser below:
“Mythic Quest” follows a group of video game developers tasked with building worlds, molding heroes, and creating legends, but the most hard-fought battles don’t occur in the game — they happen in the office. In season three, as Ian and Poppy navigate the gaming world and their partnership at the newly formed GrimPop Studios, Dana is forced to play mediator to her bosses’ incessant bickering.
Back at Mythic Quest, David settles into his new role as the boss where he truly finds himself in charge for the first time with Jo returning as his assistant — more loyal and militant than ever; and Carol attempts to figure out where she fits in after a new promotion. At Berkeley, Rachel struggles to balance her morals with capitalism, while a post-prison Brad tries to return to society as a reformed man.
Where to stream Mythic Quest Season 3?
Mythic Quest is an exclusive series created for Apple TV+, so it will be available to stream on this platform only. The prior seasons are already available on the platform. This streaming platform offers premium, compelling drama and comedy series, feature films, groundbreaking documentaries, and kids and family entertainment and is available to watch across all your favorite screens. Hence, the series will only be available to stream exclusively on Apple TV+ with a selection of membership tiers from which viewers can pick according to their preference.
Let us know in the comments if you will be streaming Mythic Quest Season 3 on Apple TV+ this year.