Vinland Saga Season 2has revealed a preview for episode 9 of the anime, titled ‘Oath’. In the previous episode, we saw how much Thorfinn struggles with everyday life. The new episode will air on Monday, March 6. Studio MAPPA animated the series.
The official website describes the episode’s plot as follows:
Thorfinn is caught off guard and knocked unconscious in a fight with the servants.
In the midst of this, he had a dream in which he saw his father, Thors, and his archenemy, Askelad. What do they think and say when they see the current Torfin?
The episode’s staff includes:
- Storyboard: Atsushi Kobayashi
- Director: Tadahito Matsubayashi
- Animation Directors: Shuichi Inoue, Koki Tsujimura, Tsuyoshi Yoshioka, Kenji Wakasa
The theme songs for this season of the anime are “River” by Anonymouz (opening theme) and “Without Love” by LMYK (ending theme).Crispy rollandNetflixare airing the anime, which is set to have 24 episodes that will air in two back-to-back courses. Crunchyroll describes the plot of the second season as:
A new millennium begins in the southern part of the Jutland peninsula in Denmark. After the death of his longtime enemy, Askelad, Torfin loses his purpose in life. He was bought by the landowner Ketil as a “slave” and engaged in land reclamation on his farm. Thorfinn meets a young man there, Einar, who was also a slave like him. Meeting Einar makes Thorfinn face the sins he has committed and begins to find meaning in life. On the other hand, Cnut, who became king of England, tried to expand his territory for the creation of the “promised land”. This is “The Story of a True Warrior (Saga)”. The “Story of Redemption and Salvation (Saga)” that lies beyond the prologue.
The cast consists of:
- Yuto Uemuralike Thorfinn
- Shunsuke Takeuchilike Einar
- Kensho Onolike Cnut
- Mayumi Sakolike Arnheid
- Yu Hayashilike Olmar
- Hideaki Tezukalike Ketil
- Taiten Kusunokilike Torgil
- Fuminori Komatsulike a snake
- Mugihitolike Sverkel
- Yoji Uedalike Leif
- Akio Otsukalike Torkel
Source: Press release,Official site
© Makoto Yukimura, Kodansha Project/VINLAND SAGA SEASON 2