The sixth season was announced via a YouTube video by Christian Potenza and Christine Thompson on May 3, 2017.
- The season will air sometime in late 2018/early 2019.
- Some of the contestants of the original cast will compete along with other characters yet to be announced.
- In a tweet, Fresh TV confirmed that they have selected the contestants who will be competing in the show, but have not yet released whom.
- Six episodes of the upcoming season had been written.
- As of July 31, 2017, voice actor Brian Froud has announced he is no longer involved with the series, making it unlikely for either of his characters (Harold and Sam) to appear in the new season.
- Storyboards are now being worked on.
- The sixth season will likely mix three generations.
- Christian Potenza is involved in the new season.
- It will take place on earth.
- Like Total Drama All Stars / Total Drama Pahkitew Island, season six will feature a shortened opening.
- It's likely the new season will consist of 26 episodes.
- It will be a new season, not a movie or a special.
- Plans on the promotion have begun.