The animated series of Riot Games, Arcane had made its debut back in November of 2021. The show became an instant hit just after its release on the streaming platform of Netflix. The show hit the audience hard with its engaging storyline as well as unique animation style. Not to mention that the character development of the series is at another level. Now that the first season of the show had ended 3 months ago, the fans from all around the globe are waiting to know the release date for Arcane Season 2.
Considering how the story ended with a massive cliffhanger, we cannot blame the fans for looking forward to the next season. Fortunately, not only did we recently get some news about the release date of Arcane Season 2, but we also got some information about its cast and as well as the storyline.
In this article, we are mainly going to discuss the casting team and the expected plot of Arcane Season 2. So, without wasting any time, Let’s get to it.
The story of the series is revolving around the LoL (League of Legends) universe of the Riot Games. the show sees the origin tale of the characters from the imaginary city Piltover and the afflicted city of Zaun, featuring two sisters Jinx and Vi. The two characters are voiced by Ella Purnell and Hailee Steinfeld respectively.
Potential Release Date for Arcane Season 2
Just after the release of the first season, the streaming giant confirmed that Arcane Season 2 is under development. the news was announced back in November of 2021. As per the statement of the chairperson of Riot Games, Nicolo Laurent, the first season took 6 long years to get ready, but he mentioned in his tweet that Arcane Season 2 is under development and this time, it’ll not take that much time. But obviously, speeding up a six-year process isn’t going to be easy, and as a result please don’t expect it until at least 2023 at the earliest.
For now, we can say that some characters will be recurring their roles in Arcane Season 2 also, So the returning characters will be,
- Vi voiced by Hailee Steinfeld
- Jinx (formerly known as Powder) voiced by Ella Purnell
- Caitlyn voiced by Katie Leung
The teaser of the show, which was released recently, has introduced some new scenes and dialogues. But if we notice carefully, we can hear the mechanical heartbeat of the champion of LoL, Warwick. Warwick is a part werewolf and part machine. the only thing we know bout him is that he does not have any kind of memories about his past life. the only memory he has is that he is the creation of the experiments of scientist Singed.
Anticipated Storyline for Arcane Season 2
In the last episode of the first installment, we have seen that Jinx is going to do something that can prove quite problematic. In the last scene of the season 1 finale, she pointed a rocket launcher at the council building. In the meantime, the people inside the building were voting to make Zaun a free city. But if Jinx does destroy the building, that can cause a conflict between Piltover and Zaun. We have to see if somebody survives the blast to give the confirmation of the law of making Zaun free was passed.