The official website for Vinland Saga confirmed that Vinland Saga Season 2 is green-lit for production. Returning for the second season are Director Shuhei Yabuta and Character Designer Takahiko Abiru. Here’s all we know about the upcoming season so far!
Who’s the team behind Vinland Saga Season 2?
Director Shuhei Yabuta and Character Designer Takahiko Abiru are returning for the second season along with animation studio MAPPA and composer Yamada Yutaka; All of which worked on Vinland Saga‘s first season.
The voice actors for Thorfinn, Canute, Thorkell, and Leif Erikson are returning for the second season. Snake is being voiced by Komatsu Fuminori (Jean-Pierre Polnareff from JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure). Thorgil is being voiced by Kusunoki Taiten (Genichirou Sanada from The Prince of Tennis).
Sverkel is being voiced by Mugihito (Kaseki from Dr. Stone, Doppo Orochi from Grappler Baki). Einar is being voiced by Takeuchi Shunsuke (Harumi Takeda from My Senpai is Annoying, Brawler from Akudama Drive). Arnheid is being voiced by Mayumi Sako (Rikka Sakuragawa from In/Spectre). Olmar is being voiced by Hayashi Yuu (Manjirou Sano from Tokyo Revengers, Ryūnosuke Tanaka from Haikyu!!). Ketil is being voiced by Hideaki Tezuka (A from Naruto Shippuden).
Vinland Saga Season 2 Release Date
Vinland Saga Season 2 is the latest addition to the Winter 2023 anime season and it is airing on January 9, 2023 on Crunchyroll.
The first teaser visual and teaser trailer were released along with the announcement. To commemorate the announcement, they also released special drawings by Makoto Yukimura, who is the creator of the Vinland Saga manga, Shuhei Yabuta, and Takahiko Abiru. You can check them out now in the gallery below!