Officially Confirmed: Vinland Saga Season 2 Is Happening
The series, which has been quiet for a few years now, officially announced its next season, Vinland Saga Season 2, is happening.
The historical Japanese manga series Vinland Saga is written and illustrated by Makoto Yukimura. The manga was adapted to animation by Wit Studio and was directed by Shūhei Yabuta. The Vinland Saga anime series was released in its first season in July 2019, which was completed by December 2019.
The Vinland Saga season 1 covered the adventures of the leading character, Young Thorfinn, who grew up listening to the stories of old sailors who have traveled the ocean and reached a legendary place, Vinland. The word about the legendary place, Vinland, is that it’s a warm and fertile place where there’s no need to fight. For Young Thorfinn, the Vinland was a dreamy place because he has born in a frozen village in Iceland and lived like a mercenary, where war is home.
The Vinland Saga Season 1 is the only thing fans can watch because there’s no movie or a spin-off that ever came out yet. However, it is officially confirmed that the next season, Vinland Saga Season 2, will happen.
Vinland Saga Season 2 Manga: How Many Volumes of Vinland Saga Are There?
The popular historical series, Vinland Saga, is also popularly known as Vinrando Saga in Japan. The series was published by Kodansha and has been compiled into twenty-five bound volumes. It was given the license to be translated into the English language by Kodansha USA.
The manga series was published in Japan in the year February 2022. The Vinland Saga series has eight chapters that haven’t been published till now in the manga series format. However, the eight chapters will be covered in Volume 26.
Is The Vinland Saga Manga Still Going?
Yes, the Vinland Saga manga series is still going in 2022. The writer and illustrator, Makoto Yukimura published their latest volume in Japan in July 2021. The author of the Vinland Saga manga series is the final arc. The release date of Vinland Saga manga Volume 26 would probably be in the second half of 2022.
Which Volumes Will Vinland Saga Season 2 Cover?
The Japanese manga series, Vinland Saga Season 1, adapted the volumes from 1 to 8. And the Vinland Saga Season 2 will be releasing Season 2. The second season will start with manga volume 9 and will end with volume 14. The Vinland Saga season 2 will cover the whole farm arc.
Like Vinland Saga Season 1, Season 2 will include episodes between 22 and 24 as the farm arc is far too long to cover a single cour in one season, which is the reason why the second season should cover the same number of episodes. And after the Vinland Saga Season 2, the next, Season 3, would have ample material to cover.
Vinland Saga Season 2 Release Date?
The Vinland Saga Season 2 is now in the works, and the fans are excited to see how well and when does Vinland Saga Season 2 will come out?
The long-awaited second season of Vinland Saga has finally arrived and is currently airing. The second season premiered on January 10, 2023, and has already released eight episodes, with the ninth episode scheduled to air on March 4, 2023.
And there hasn’t been any announcement about Vinland Saga Season 2 release date. The character designer for Vinland Saga, Takahiko Abiru, has updated social media about season 2. Abiru said, ‘Before I knew it, a much longer time had passed since we announced the production of Season 2,” Abiru shared. “We are still moving forward day by day with the anime production, so we appreciate your patience for a bit longer.”
The 2nd season will be 24 episodes in total released as two Vinland Saga Season 2 Blu-Ray/DVD volumes. That means it will be two cours in total and the 2nd season’s finale, Vinland Saga Season 2 Episode 24, will release in January 10, 2023 which means already season 2 is ongoing season where many episode already released.
After the confirmation of the new season, the production and everything will take around 12 to 18 months for its release. Unfortunately, Studio Wit isn’t working on the Vinland Saga Season 2. However, it will be taken by a new studio, Kafka.
Vinland Saga Season 2 Trailer
The trailer of Vinland Saga Season 2 was released in July 2021. The first trailer is the only PV, and we will update the website when the new trailer is released.
When the approval for season 2 was given, an official synopsis was shared too, which is, “As a child, Thorfinn sat at the feet of the great Leif Ericson and thrilled to wild tales of a land far to the west. But his youthful fantasies were shattered by a mercenary raid. Raised by the Vikings who murdered his family, Thorfinn became a terrifying warrior, forever seeking to kill the band’s leader, Askeladd, and avenge his father. Sustaining Thorfinn through his ordeal is his pride in his family and his dreams of a fertile westward land, a land without war or slavery…the land Leif called Vinland.”
Vinland Saga Characters, Cast & Anime Staff
The director of Vinland Saga is Shūhei Yabuta, and the whole team of the series includes Hiroshi Seko (Series Composition), Takahik Abiru (Character Design), and the name of the Studio for Season 1 was Wit Studio.
Vinland Saga Season 2 Last Thoughts
The Japanese anime, Vinland Saga Season 2, is going to happen, which has given a big relief in the hearts of fans. Everything we know about the Vinland Saga Season 2 has been shared in the article above. Before the release, if you want, you can read the source material in the manga series.