Crunchyroll just lately introduced its acquisition of the streaming rights to simulcast the upcoming second season of VINLAND SAGA from Japan later this January 2023 in additional than 200 international locations and territories around the globe. A brand new trailer was additionally launched.
Primarily based on the award-winning manga of the identical title, written and illustrated by Makoto Yukimura, and revealed by Kodansha within the Japanese journal Month-to-month Afternoon with over seven million copies bought, the story follows younger Thorfinn who joins the mercenary band of his father’s assassin, Askeladd, who awaits for his revenge whereas Askeladd plots politics.
The second season of VINLAND SAGA is being produced by MAPPA (Chainsaw Man; JUJUTSU KAISEN; Assault on Titan: The Last Season) with Shuhei Yabuta persevering with on as director from the primary season. Extra credit for VINLAND SAGA SEASON 2, that are the identical as the primary season, features a screenplay by Hiroshi Seko (Chainsaw Man; Assault on Titan; JUJUTSU KAISEN); character design and chief animation path by Takahiko Abiru (Demise Observe; Assault on Titan Last Season); artwork path by Yusuke Takeda (Vivy: Fluorite Eye’s Tune; Penguin Freeway), Kentaro Onuki (Gintama: The Last Film; Sword Artwork On-line), and Izumi Hirabayashi (The Historical Magus’ Bride); and music composed by Yutaka Yamada (Alice in Borderland; Tokyo Revengers; Tokyo Ghoul).
The Japanese voice solid consists of:
- Yuto Uemura as Thorfinn
- Shunsuke Takeuchi as Einar
- Kensho Ono as Canute
- Mayumi Sako as Arnheid
- Yu Hayashi as Olmar
- Hideaki Tezuka as Ketil
- Taiten Kusunoki as Thorgil
- Fuminori Komatsu as Snake
- Mugihito as Sverkel
- Yoji Ueda as Leif
- Akio Otsuka as Thorkel
- The opening theme is “River” carried out by Anonymouz.
Official VINLAND SAGA Season 2 synopsis:
A brand new millennium begins within the southern a part of the Jutland peninsula in Denmark.
After the dying of his longtime enemy, Askeladd, Thorfinn misplaced his function 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 seek out that means in life.
Alternatively, 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.
Supply: press launch