Arthdal Chronicles is a South Korean show directed by Kim Won-Seok. Kim Young-Hyun and Park Sang-Yeon wrote it.
The series is based on a mythical world in the fictional land of Arth, in which its citizens will enter a fight to build a new society.
The television series was broadcasted every Saturday and Sunday through the Korean network tvN. It streamed on Netflix from June 1, 2019, streaming all the 18 episodes of its first season and was well received by the international audience.
The cast of Arthdal Chronicles season 2
The actors who brought this epic story to life were Jang Dong-Gun, Song Joong-Ki, Kim Ji-Won, and Kim Ok-Vin. They showed an excellent performance in all the chapters and even more so in the last one that came out on September 22. They will continue to impress everyone with their amazing character development in the second season of the show.
The fans are hoping about the possibility of a second instalment. The end of season one gave an open letter to a follow-up.
The statement issued by the television channel hinted at a sequel stating that the drama, initially planned to span multiple seasons.
Will Arthdal Chronicles have season 2?
The television network tvN stated on September 23 that they plan to release several sequels to the Korean series.
In simple words, they said that “We will do our best to move forward with a second season” is what they clarified.
Both tvN and Studio Dragon, the producers of “Arthdal Chronicles,” are currently in talks to assess the continuation of the drama. However, there are some indications to take into account. The financial issue: despite having a large cast and mass production budget, the project would not have received the expected benefits.
The series had mixed reviews. The audience rating was lower than originally thought, peaking at 8.9 per cent nationwide.
What happened to the show’s director?
Also, the director of the first season Kim Won Suk has left the company Studio Dragon, which made it look even more unlikely for the show to return. But surely it is coming back.
The first season was just the setup for many more seasons to come, but there is confirmation that the show has been renewed and is currently preparing to start shooting. So, let’s just keep our fingers crossed that it gets all the way to our screens soon.
Arthdal Chronicles Season 2 Release Date
As we got confirmation from tvN that the second season is under progress, the release date is still under the shadow. We might expect the show by late 2022 or even further away, as the pandemic has obstructed various factors. Let’s just hope that we get to see a great show with potential soon on our screens.