Even though some strong official indications have been coming out about the release of Vinland Saga Season 2, there is no official confirmation about the exact release date of the next season. Nevertheless, several tweets from the production team members have been effective to hold the excitement of the fans and keep them waiting. Makoto Yukimura’s Vinland Saga is an exciting Japanese manga series with a historical encounter that has already received a lot of love from worldwide fans. In 2019, Wit Studio adopted the story and aired a 24-episode anime TV series NHK General TV from 8th July to 30th December. Since the release of the first season of Vinland Sage, there is a significant rise in the number of fans for this adventurous anime series.
It’s been more than two years while fans are keenly waiting for the next season. So, when will be the next season coming out? What are the official updates about the release date of Vinland Saga Season 2? If you are really curious to know these answers, stay in this article. We have something important to share with you.
Wit Studio Announcement on Release:
Wit Studio has already confirmed the release of the second season on 7th July of 2021. According to a tweet of the writer, Makoto Yukimura, the production of the second season is in process. The director of the Vinland Saga anime series, ShuheiYabuta has also made a comment on the forthcoming sequel. In his comment, he indicated the significance of the next story arc in the whole series and assured that there would be sufficient episodes to depict the emotion of the characters appropriately. Therefore, these comments surely indicate the release of the Vinland Sage Season 2.
Updates on Vinland Saga Manga:
As of March 2022, twenty-five volumes of the Vinland Saga manga series have been published. However, the manga series is not completed yet and the next volume will come out very soon. The 26th volume of the Vinland Saga series will have eight chapters. The previous volume of the manga series came out last year on 21st July. Therefore, fans are expecting to have the Vinland Saga manga volume 26 in the second half of this year.
How Many Volumes Will the Vinland Saga Season 2 Cover?
Vinland Saga Season 1 adapted 8 volumes of the original manga series. As per some reports, the next season will capture from 9th volume to 14th volume. Therefore, there will be at least 22 to 24 episodes in Vinland Saga Season 2. As the content of the second season is as long as the first season, the second season will also include a similar number of episodes. However, as there would be enough content left even after the second season, you can also expect Vinland Saga Season 3 to release in near future.
Vinland Saga Season 2 Release Date:
The animation director of Vinland Saga, Abiru Takahiko posted a tweet in March 2021 by stating that he had to postpone his works on “The Ancient Magus Bride” and “Attack on Titan” due to another project. Many strongly believe that another project is nothing but the Vinland Saga Season 2. Before this, ShuheiYabuta also twitted a drawing of the three main characters of Vinland Saga. Viewing these tweets, the excitement for the release of Vinland Saga Season 2 has substantially developed among the viewers. However, no official announcement has come out so far to confirm Vinland Saga Season 2 release date. According to some predictions, viewers can expect the next season around the second half of 2022 or early 2023.
Expected Plot of Season 2:
Vinland Saga depicts the life of Thorfinn, an ex warriors son who wants to take revenge for the murder of his father. The first season depicted how Thorfinn perceived war and the enemy from his father. With the progress of the story, we see political tensions between the Danes and England. From his father, Thorfinn learned that Vinland is a war-free place. So, will Vinland continue to remain as it was, or will there be a war in Vinland? Will Thorfinn be able to kill Askeladd and take revenge for his father’s death? We can definitely expect some thrills in Vinland Saga Season 2.