Thorfinn is back in this Norse saga’s second season, but how many episodes will Vinland Saga Season 2 have in total? Can fans expect a lot of content from the anime? Keep reading to find out!
The Vinland Saga series is based on the historical manga by Makoto Yukimura. It was a certified hit during its first-season run, so the hype for its sequel is justified. But just how long will Vinland Saga Season 2 be?
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What Is Vinland Saga Season 2 All About?
The second season of Vinland Saga showcases a new millennium in the southern part of the Jutland peninsula in Denmark.
After the demise of his nemesis, Askeladd, Thorfinn seems to have lost his purpose in life. He is then bought by Ketil as a slave and made to work on his farm.
Meanwhile, Einar, one of the main characters of Vinland Saga Season 2, is driven out of his hometown after raiders destroy his house and kill his mother and sister.
Einar is captured and sold to Ketil as a slave. Later, Thorfinn meets Einar at the farm and this encounter leads the former to face his sins from the past.
At this point, Thorfinn will start searching for the true meaning of his life.
Elsewhere, Canute, who is crowned as the King of England, tries to expand his territory to establish the promised land.
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How Many Episodes Will Vinland Saga Season 2 Have?
Vinland Saga Season 2 is confirmed to have 24 episodes. As the new season progresses, it has been announced that it will be made available in two Blu-ray and DVD volumes.
Here are the release dates of the Blu-ray and DVD volumes of Vinland Saga Season 2 and their compiled episodes:
- June 21, 2023: Volume 1 (containing Episodes 1 through 12)
- August 23, 2023: Volume 2 (containing Episodes 13 through 24)
Where to Watch Vinland Saga Season 2
Fans in Japan can tune into BS11, Gifu Broadcasting, Tokyo MX, and AT-X to catch the latest episodes of the seinen anime.
The opening theme song of Vinland Saga Season 2 is entitled River by Anonymouz. Meanwhile, the anime's ending theme song for this season is entitled Without Love by LMYK.
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