Subscribers of Netflix have been eagerly awaiting the next season of Vinland Saga since its initial airing in July 2022, and we are pleased to share that their anticipation will soon come to fruition. Season 2 of Vinland Saga is set to launch worldwide on Netflix beginning January 2023, with a weekly installment for viewers around the world.
Vinland Saga is an enthralling Japanese anime adaptation of Makoto Yukimura’s manga series. Its initial serialization was in Weekly Shonen Magazine, then it later migrated to Monthly Afternoon in April 2005. This spine-tingling show has been captivating audiences since its debut and continues to be beloved by fans today!
Get ready to experience a riveting shift into Studio MAPPA’s animation, which is taking over the role from WIT Studio in this upcoming season. This studio has already established its footing in anime production by producing exceptional series like Attack on Titan and Jujutsu Kaisen!
In Vinland Saga, viewers experience the pinnacle of Viking power in Europe. King Cnut’s journey to becoming ruler of England and his mighty North Sea Empire is revealed as Thorfinn, an Icelandic explorer seeks revenge against a group of mercenaries responsible for his father’s death while striving towards an ever-elusive paradise known as Vinland amidst treacherous waters.
Vinland Saga Season 2 Release Date
We had presumed that viewers would have been left waiting for up to three years before seeing the continuation of Vinland Saga on Netflix – but we are elated to be wrong!
The anime’s official website has confirmed that, with the exception of China, Vinland Saga season 2 will be available for streaming worldwide on Netflix!
Vinland Saga season 2 will be premiering on January 9th, 2023, and simulcasted on Netflix and Crunchyroll as it airs in Japan. Don’t miss out on this exciting event – set a reminder now so you can experience the thrill of its release with everyone else!
Vinland Saga Season 2 Cast
With its first season, Vinland Saga had many characters that were swiftly killed off, but the second season has arrived with a vivacious cast of people – including Einar who will be an essential part of Thorfinn’s development as an individual.
The cast of Vinland Saga season 2 includes the following:
- Shunsuke Takeuchi as Einar
- Yuuto Uemura as Thorfinn
- Mayumi Sako as Arnheid
- Kensho Ono as Canute
- Youji Ueda as Leif Erikson
- Hideaki Tezuka as Ketil
- Yuu Hayashi as Olmar
- Fuminori Komatsu as Snake
- Mugihito as Sverkei
- Taiten Kusunoki as Thorgil
- Akio Ootsuka as Thorkell
Will Vinland Saga Season 2 have an English Dub?
According to the wiki, Netflix holds streaming rights for VSI’s English dubbed version of the anime. This means that if VSI plans a quick release in English following its Japanese broadcast, we could potentially expect it at some point towards the middle of 2023.
In the meantime, we expect an official announcement from Netflix and Studio Mappa.
How many episodes are there in Vinland Saga season 2?
Vinland Saga season 2 will have a total of 24 episodes.
What happens to Thorfinn after Askeladd dies?
Outraged by Askeladd’s death at the hands of Canute, Thorfinn found himself in servitude as recompense. Spurred on to reclaim his freedom, he worked diligently for four years until eventually achieving it and embarking on a quest to redefine his life.
Will there be Vinland Saga season 2?
The official anime website announced that Vinland Saga Season 2 will be launched on the global Netflix platform, excluding China.
Will Thorfinn be the main character in season 2?
Thorfinn will be the star of the show in Vinland Saga season 2.