The fourth season of The Boys has already proven indicators of life. Amazon Prime Video revealed the primary promotional posters for its violent superhero collection based mostly on the comedian of the identical title, which appear to disclose the tone that your entire run can have.
The photographs individually present antagonists Billy Butcher (Karl City) and Homelander (Antony Starr) in utterly completely different attitudes, which suggest the defeat of the previous and the victory of the latter.
In one of many posters, Butcher seems crestfallen in a foggy setting, standing on a ground coated in balloons and confetti. Homelander, for his half, seems together with his arms raised beneath the floodlights of what seems to be a stadium, with confetti nonetheless flying within the air.
The photographs additionally reveal that the discharge date for the fourth season shall be in 2024, after the third led to July 2022, with a cliffhanger that pointed to tough instances for Butcher and his workforce.
Gen V and the third season of The Boys
In keeping with the primary teasers from the producers, the fourth season will start a number of days after the ultimate occasions of Gen V, the spin-off that was simply streamed on Prime Video.
It isn’t crucial to observe Gen V to know the occasions of the brand new season of The Boys, however each collection shall be intently associated.
Within the third season finale, Butcher and his protg, Hughie Campbell (Jack Quaid), are in a position to cease Homelander’s onslaught with the assistance of Soldier Boy (Jensen Ackles) and Queen Maeve (Dominique McElligott).
The victory got here at a excessive price for the workforce, and to make issues worse, a brand new menace looms over them as Victoria Neuman (Claudia Doumit), a reluctant ally of Homelander, is called presidential candidate Robert Singer’s working mate.
The delay within the premiere of the fourth season
Collection creator Eric Kripke defined that they managed to movie your entire season earlier than the WGA strike. Nevertheless, the start of the strike pressured them to postpone the premiere.
Gen V got here in to cowl the bridge between the third and fourth seasons, however there’s nonetheless no precise launch date for the premiere of the latter.