The fans of the recently released animated series, ‘The Idhun Chronicles’ will be excited to know that the show makers have already renewed the series for a sequel. Wait, there is more to it! It is serving as a new year’s welcome gift to the fans. Although the series had received wide criticism upon its release, it was well-received by the spectators because of its narrative and storytelling format; therefore, a second season was inevitable. Moreover, we can surely give this series a chance to prove itself, expecting it to better itself in the upcoming season.
The Idhun Chronicles Season 2 update
The second season of The Idhun Chronicles has been scheduled to premiere on January 8, 2021, on Netflix. The first season was dropped on the streaming platform on September 10, 2020, and all the five episodes, with a screen time of 25 minutes approximately, of the series, were released on the same day in more than 190 countries. The first season was announced back in February 2019, covering the entire first volume titled, ‘The Resistance’ aka ‘La Resistencia,’ and was initially slated to have a total of ten episodes. Although the second season is coming just after an interval of four months, we are yet to know how many episodes will be featured in the upcoming season.
The series is an adaptation to ‘The Idhún’s Memories,’ a bestseller penned down by Laura Gallego. Developed by Laura Gallego and Andrés Carrión in Vitoria-Gasteiz, the series has been produced by Zeppelin. The second book, titled ‘Triad’ and the third one bearing the title, ‘Pantheon’ has already been published, out of the trilogy’s seven short books.
The voice cast of the first season of the series includes Itzan Escamilla as Jack, Nico Romero as Shail, Michelle Jenner as Victoria, Pep Ribas as Elrion, Sergio Mur as Kirtash, Juan Antonio Bernal as Ashranand, and Carlos Cuevas as Alsan. Since the series is in Spanish, it must get dubbed in a universal language for international fans’ sake. Therefore the first season of the series was dubbed in English by well-known actors including Griffin Burns as Jack, Griffin Puatu as Shail, Erika Harlacher as Victoria, Johnny Yong Bosch as Kirtash, Christopher Corey Smith as Elrion, Billy Kametz as Alsan, Kirk Thornton as Ashran, Joe Ochman as Mago Szish, and Kyle McCarley as Kept.
The Idhun Chronicles Season 2 Plot
The Spanish animated fantasy Netflix original, ‘The Idhun Chronicles’ centers on a magical place named Idhun, which is ruled over by an evil magician, Ashran, whose main motive is to dominate the whole Earth. He challenges an impulsive teenager, Jack, and an aspiring wizard, Victoria, who resides on Earth, and sends his heir Kirtash, a dangerous assassin. However, Kirtash falls for Victoria soon and tries to win her over, although Jack and Victoria already have feelings for each other. The story continues with several killings and assassinations.
The upcoming season of the series will highlight the love triangle of Kirtash, with Jack and Victoria, between whom we are going to witness a blooming romance. The Idhun Chronicles Season 2 will also feature the after-effects of Shail’s death, whom Kirtash had killed in the first season. Moreover, we can expect to see some new mysteries related to Idhun and encounter new twists and turns in the upcoming season.
The trailer of the series for its second season has not been revealed yet. However, we can expect it to be released within a few days since the season premiere is just a few weeks ahead. Here is the trailer for the first season of the show.