When will “Violet Evergarden Season 2” air? That is the question fans have been asking ever since the first season concluded.
This Japanese light novel series is one of the few names which does not depend on manga. Kana Akatsuki is the writer and Akiko Takase is the illustrator of the series. The first light novel debuted on 25th December 2015 and was published by Kyoto Animation. A 13-episode anime series also by Kyoto Animation aired in 2018 between January and April. The amine series has won the CrunchyrollAmine Awards among others.
Release Date of “Violet Evergarden Season 2”
The first season concluded in 2018 and the anime fans are eager to receive an update on the second season. unfortunately, there is still no update on the same. In July 2018 a video animation episode of the anime was released. A spin-off movie was also released in September 2019 in Japan. Another anime movie of the series also premiered on 18th September 2020. The movie was planned for a 24th April 2020 release but got delayed due to the ongoing pandemic.
As there is no official word on the release of the second season we can best assume to see the release somewhere in 2021.
The Plot of the Series
Violet Evergarden revolves around the story of veteran soldier Violet, who is an Auto memory doll. Auto memory dolls assist other people who need their service. While Violet was fighting the war she saved the life of Major Gilbert, while she lost both her hands in the war.
She is later on operated and given metal hands in replacement. Violet finds a new path for her life a new purpose. She recalls Major Gilbert’s last words to her which is “I Love You” and embarks on a journey to find the meaning of those words.
We are yet to know of the plot for the second season. But it surely will include Violet’s discovery of self and her past. We might also see more of Major Gilbert as Violet uncovers her past.
The Cast of the Series
As a second season is not announced we do not have an update on the members of the cast as of yet. The first season’s cast includes
- Yui Ishikawa as Violet Evergarden
- Takehito Koyasu as Claudia Hodgins
- Daisuke Namikawa as Major Gilbert Bougainvillea
- Aya Endo as Cattleya Baudelaire
- Koki Uchiyama as Benedict Blue
- Minori Chihara as Erica Brown
- Haruka Tomatsu as Iris Cannary
- Hidenobu Kiuchi as Dietfried Bougainvillea
- Azusa Tadokoro as Luculia Marlborough
- Megumi Nakajima as Charlotte Abelfreyja Drossel
- Yuto Uemura as Leon Stephanotis
- Satoshi Taki as Oscar Webster among others