Anime ‘Goblin Slayer” is a dark themed anime series and one of the most controversial ones. It is an adaptation of a Japanese light novel written by Kumo Kagyu. The novel was adapted as a manga by Yen Press and an anime series by White Fox. Directed by Takaharu Ozaki, Goblin Slayer season 1 premiered on October 7, 2018 and had 12 episodes.
The story was set around a Goblin Slayer who slays Goblins and is a saviour. The first season ended on a note where Goblin Slayer defeats the Goblin Warlord and protects the town from annihilation.
Goblin Slayer went on to gain huge popularity and fans are eagerly waiting for its comeback. Read on to know the details as we have compiled all the latest updates about Goblin Slayer season 2.
Goblin Slayer Season 2 : Release Date
We are all excited as the show is confirmed to renew for a new season. However, there has not been any official news about its production. It has not been specified when Goblin Slayer s2 will be released. The first season ended with a note saying “Goblin Slayer will return” making it obvious for the audience to expect its sequel. Although show was allegedly controversial for inappropriate graphics but it has created a huge fanbase. Amidst all the Covid situation, fans will have to wait a tad bit longer for the new season. We can’t speculate the release until 2021.
Goblin Slayer Season 2: Plot
Goblin Slayer, Season 1 was full of action and had an adventurous plot. Its story was based on a fantasy world, where a group of men accompanied by a priestess are destined to fight goblins. The final episode of season 1 ended on a high note since the Priestess and the Goblin Slayer defeated the Goblin Warlord and protected their town.
After the climax, we saw a glimpse of Goblin Slayer’s face, which had two scars near his chin. The season ended on a note telling “Goblin Slayer will be back”.
With Goblin Slayer season 2, we can expect to know more about his past, his real name and his mysterious personality. We are hopeful to see his full face too. Thus, Goblin Slayer s2 is worth the wait and is sure to make our endorphins rush!
Goblin Slayer Season 2 : Cast
Without any official announcement, it is difficult to predict the cast details. However, we are expecting to see the old leads like Yukihiro Umhera, guild girl Yui Ogura, Yuka Iguchi, nao Tayuma, and many more. We may also get to see some new faces on the screen.
Goblin Slayer Season 2 Spoiler
Goblin Slayer is an adaptation of a light novel and it can give insights about the anime too. Five volumes of the novel have already been translated into English by Yen Press and sixth is due in January next year.
Rumours are that season two may feature a major antagonist, the Dark Elf. The second season will supposedly revolve around the Festival arc of the novel. We will have to wait for the season to see how the story unfolds.
Goblin Slayer: Movie
A movie tilted Goblin Slayer – Goblin Crown released in Japan on Feb 1, 2020. The movie was based on Goblin Slayer season 1 and fifth light novel. It was an hour long movie and its plot featured Goblin Slayer and the gang as they rescue a young woman who disappeared suddenly. The movie was a huge hit in Japan.