Vinland Saga is ready to deliver again Thorfinn and his fellow vikings within the new 12 months, and with the animation duties shifting from Wit to MAPPA ala Assault on Titan, the anime adaptation shall be hitting Netflix in just some weeks’ time. The second season, if it follows the occasions that came about within the manga, is not going to simply introduce loads of new characters to the brutal collection, however may also throw in loads of curveballs as Thorfinn struggles with the occasions that introduced season one to an finish.
Vinland Saga’s first season had one of the crucial surprising season finales in an anime adaptation in latest historical past, with Askaladd, the person who killed Thorfinn’s father and was the topic of the younger viking’s revenge, dying because of killing the king. Thorfinn spent most of his life following Askaladd, making an attempt to turn out to be sturdy sufficient to kill the person who killed his father. Now that the item of his revenge has died, by the hands of somebody who is not him, season two shall be exploring what occurs to the protagonist and whether or not he decides to return to his homeland following Askeladd’s demise.
Netflix Anime’s Official Twitter shared the large information that Vinland Saga’s second season can be arriving on Netflix on January ninth, with Studio MAPPA taking the reins of this new season following Wit departing the world of Thorfinn:
VINLAND SAGA Season 2 is coming to Netflix this January 9#VINLAND_SAGA#NetflixAnime pic.twitter.com/2KFwEJM6IY
— Netflix Anime (@NetflixAnime) December 24, 2022
The official description for season two of Vinland Saga reads as such:
“A brand new millennium begins within the southern a part of the Jutland peninsula in Denmark. After the loss of life of his longtime enemy, Askeladd, Thorfinn misplaced his objective in life. He was purchased by the landowner Ketil as a “slave” and engaged in land reclamation work on his farm. Thorfinn meets a younger man there, Einar, who was additionally a slave like him. The encounter of Einar led Thorfinn to face the sins he had dedicated and commenced to search out which means in life. Then again, Canute, who turned the King of England, tried to increase his territory for the institution of “the promised land”. That is “The Story of a True Warrior (Saga)”. “The story of Atonement and Salvation (Saga) “that lies past the prologue.”
Vinland Saga’s second season can be planning to hit Crunchyroll as effectively, making for a novel state of affairs as not many anime seem on each of those streaming platforms.