Vikings: Valhalla spoilers to follow.
viking spin off Valhalla just landed a release date with Netflix, with the streamer sharing some first look images of the new season.
The second chapter of viking The sequel will be available to stream on the platform on January 12 next year. The first season premiered in February, quickly climbed the Netflix viewing ranks and secured orders for seasons two and three in March.
Created by Die Hard Writer Jeb Stuart sets the show a hundred years after the events of the main series.
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The sequel focuses on the event believed to mark the beginning of the end of the Viking Age: the 1066 Battle of Stamford Bridge between the English army and an alliance led by the Norwegian invaders and the English king’s brother was formed. The battle resulted in several casualties on the Norwegian side.
The show follows legendary Viking characters such as Norse explorer Leif Erikson (played by Chilling adventure of Sabrina‘s Sam Corlett), daughter of Erik the Red Freydis Eriksdotter (Frida Gustavsson) and the King of Norway Harald Sigurdsson (Leo Suter), known for ruling with an iron fist, earning him the nickname Hardrada (” hard ruler”) brought in Nordic sagas.
Valhalla also depicts the wife of King William the Conqueror, Queen Emma of Normandy (Laura Berlin) and Queen Ælfgifu (the Walking Deadby Pollyanna McIntosh).
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At first glance, Chapter Two seems to confirm that King Harald and the rest of the Viking gang are out for revenge following the Season 1 finale.
With Kattegat set on fire, the Vikings will be forced to explore the wide world, with the first-look snaps capturing the characters on the move – and not with the best of intentions.
Vikings: Valhalla The second season will premiere on January 12, 2023 on Netflix. The first season is available on the same platform.