While all the episodes of the first season of “Arcane” are available on Netflix, the platform has just confirmed the start of a season 2. But we will still have to be patient …
Arcane : huge success on Netflix
The first season ofArcane, broadcast on Netflix, is over. In 9 chapters, the studio Riot Games offered fans of League of Legends a major animated prequel series, which has been able to satisfy gamers and neophytes alike. At present, the series is still N ° 1 of the top 10 France and ranks as one of the most watched programs around the world today. Necessarily, Netflix has just formalized the start of a sequel.
A season 2 for current 2023
While the first three episodes aired on Saturday, November 6, Arcane has grown in popularity over the past three weeks. As a reminder, this animated series which takes place in the universe of LoL focuses on the complicated dynamic between Vi and Powder, two sisters who are estranged and work for opposing camps. The series is also an opportunity to learn more about this fantastic world separated into two fractions: the kingdom of Piltover and the oppressed subsoil of Zaun.
Faced with the success of the show, Riot Games and Netflix have confirmed season 2 production during the Undercity Nights event. The cast, notably composed of Hailee Steinfeld, Ella Purnell and Katie Leung, who respectively play Vi, Jinx and Caitlyn in the original version, will return for this second season. The series also offers the vocal performances of Kevin Alejandro, Jason Spisak or Toks Olagundoye.
This season 2 is therefore officially in production., but fans are going to have to be patient, because it won’t be released not before 2023. Show co-creators Christian Linke and Alex Yee said:
We’re more than thrilled with the positive response to this first season of Arcane and we’re working hard with creative assistants at Riot and Fortiche to deliver our second installment.
Arcane is therefore a first for Riot Games in the world of television. A more than successful trial run which therefore calls for a season 2, to the delight of spectators and fans of League of Legends. You can find our review of season 1 here.