A few hours ago, Netflix announced the second season of Arcane, which shall be airing three years after its first season.
Arcane Season 1 was released in November 2021 and became famous for its eye-catching animation and beautiful character designs and was recognized worldwide.
This week, Netflix celebrated its Geeked Week, a virtual event that goes for five days. During this event, information is dropped regarding ongoing seasons, future projects, and live art is shared with fans.
Today, on November 10, 2023, Netflix updated the release window for the sequel of the popular game League of Legends spin-off anime series Arcane.
A teaser was released that showed the main lead characters (known as “champions” in the game) of the first season, “Jinx,” as she moved forward with her rocket launcher “Fishbones.”
A year ago, the official YouTube account of League of Legends released a video, release window for Arcane Season 2 to be at the end of year 2024.
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Potential Release Date for Arcane Season 2
The release date of Arcane Season 2 hasn’t been announced as of yet. However, the release window has been updated, and Arcane Season 2 is set to air sometime in November 2024.
The first season of Arcane was released on November 4, 2021, so we can expect the sequel to drop on the same date. But it’s best to wait until further announcements are made.
You can watch the first season of Arcane exclusively on Netflix.
The Story of Arcane Season 2
As of yet, no information has been revealed regarding the story of season 2. But there are some aspects of the story we can speculate on while we wait for a trailer to drop.
As the trailer featured Jinx, we can be sure that the champions who managed to stay alive last season will return in this sequel.
Further, we can also expect the introduction of new champions to this sequel, as League of Legends has many of them.
Animation Studio of Arcane Season 2
The animation studio of the sequel for Arcane will be animated by the same studio that animated the first season, i.e., Studio Fortiche, under the supervision of Riot Games.
Studio Fortiche is a French animation studio whose most prolific anime series is Arcane. Riot Games is the game-developing company that developed the game League of Legends.
Voice Casting For Arcane Season 2
Like the Japanese Anime Industry, Arcane will continue with the same voice actors who voiced their characters in the first season. The voice actors for the main lead are as follows:
- Ella Purnell (English Voice Actoress for Jinx)
- Katie Leung (English Voice Actress for VIi)
- Katie Leung (English Voice Actress for Caitlyn)
You can watch the series exclusively on Netflix.
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