Barbarians is a German Netflix original which is racing popularity, and now fans are expecting a second season. Jan Martin Scharf and Arne Nolting are the creators of this historical drama, even giving tough competition to Vikings.
Here are all the things you have to know about the second season of Barbarians.
What is the renewal status of Barbarians?
Initially, the show was created, keeping in the mind a single season. But after looking at the popularity. The show is getting the leading causes of thinking about the future season. The news of renewal is catching up so fast, even though the first season was only out on October 23rd.
Netflix is not releasing any statement about the revival or the cancelation of the show. Barbarians popularity is global, and it is the first German original series to reach such a point.
What story is the second season of Barbarians going to follow?
The Barbarians have a lot of potentials to come back with the second season. The Germanic tribes unite together because of Arminius and Thusnelda to fight against the three Roman legions. The Roman empire faces a defeat, and the battle is a major success.
Thusnelda and Arminius are most likely to claim the throne as King and queen of all the combined Germanic tribes. One of the likely plots the second season is going to follow is the conflict in their homes and the struggle that they will go through with this decision.
On the other hand, the story can also follow Tiberius, the emperor of Rome, and is busy organizing a new army to fight against the Germanic tribes. Arminius also has to face Germanicus, who is going to lead the other Legions of Romans. This is to take revenge for the insults in the battle.
Folkwin will also play a significant role in the second part because of losing Thusnelda to Arminius. Arminius offers Folkwin to become the King, but he takes it as an insult and increases his anger. Folkwin also threatening Arminius that he will kill him if Arminius becomes a germanic king because of the ridicule he has gone through.
The character of Folkwin has seen a lot in the first season itself. From saving the life of his best friend who marries his love, unites the tribes, and wins the war. One can also not forget the potential that Arminius and Thusnelda have to become the next King and Queen, which is devastating for Folkwin because he saw the same dream for himself and Thusnelda.
What is going to be the release date for Barbarians?
The setting of the first season was in Budapest, and filming took place during September 2019. It took the show almost a year to complete filming, production, and release on Netflix. Due to no positive news about a renewal status, it isn’t easy to know when the second season will be available. But speculations suggest that it will premiere by the end of 2021.
Barbarians are a proud creation, and the makers are more than happy to deliver something like it. The show is impressive, and a lot more can happen in its future seasons. You will have to wait until any further updates.