It’s been a while since we heard from the Vinland Saga anime, which has a second season in the works to adapt more of Makoto Yukimura’s manga. That’s about to change soon, though, because the official Twitter account revealed that “The Big Announcement” is set to be made via YouTube this Wednesday.
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Fans of the series can get ready to go “beyond the prologue” when the announcement drops on June 8 at 9:00pm Japan Time (5:30am PT / 8:30am ET). You’ll be able to watch it as it happens below.
Director Shuhei Yabuta confirmed that the same staff as season one are working on the new season:
The same staff as season one are working on, with a deeper understanding of the title.
Hope you all enjoy it.#VINLAND_SAGA https://t.co/W6RkglYbtq
— やぶた Shuhei Yabuta (@yabshu55) June 6, 2022
Shuhei Yabuta will be returning to the series as director, with Takahiko Abiru also returning as the character designer. The production studio for Vinland Saga season 2 hasn’t been confirmed as of yet, nor has a release date.
Source: Official Twitter
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