Alice in Borderland is a Japanese science fiction thriller drama streaming television series that premiered in 2020. The series appears to be based on Haro Aso's manga of the same name. Shinsuke Sato is in charge of the direction.
The show first aired on Netflix on December 10, 2020. Two weeks after the first season premiered, Netflix renewed the show for a second season. And the second season of Alice in Borderland is just around the corner. Here's all you need to know about Season 2 of Alice in Borderland.
Alice in Borderland Season 2: Release Date
Netflix renewed the series for a second season, which officially ended production two weeks after the first season was released, and will air on December 22, 2022, at 12:00 a.m. (PT) or 3:00 a.m. (PT) (ET).
Interested viewers can also enable notifications to receive updates on when the show premieres on Netflix. Also, Netflix's official Twitter account confirmed the news by posting the first official look. Check out the official post below:
Alice in Borderland returns this December and here's sneak peek at Season 2! pic.twitter.com/E0qgNdw5Nm
— Netflix (@netflix) November 3, 2022
Season 2 of Alice in Borderland: Plot
The exact plotline of Season 2 is still being kept under wraps for the time being. According to Netflix, the drama follows Arisu (Kento Yamazaki) and Usagi (Tao Tsuchiya) while they are stuck in Borderland, a world that exists between life and death.
They must play and win a series of games in order to gather numbered cards – the key to returning to their native planet – if they are to survive. Those who fail, on the other hand, die.
Furthermore, if we look back at the season, we can see Usagi's friends, adversaries, and the mastermind behind the game. The ten players that won the games at the end of Season 1 will return, but what will they face next?
Who is in the Cast of Alice in Borderland Season 2?
The actual members of the second season's cast are currently unknown. However, according to sources, the following are the prospective Season 2 cast members. Examine it.
- Kento Yamazaki as Ryōhei Arisu
- Tao Tsuchiya as Yuzuha Usagi
- Yūki Morinaga as Chōta Segawa
- Keita Machida as Daikichi Karube
- Nijirō Murakami as Shuntarō Chishiya
- Sho Aoyagi as Morizono Aguni
- Ayaka Miyoshi as Ann Rizuna
- Dori Sakurada as Suguru Niragi
- Aya Asahina as Hikari Kuina
- Shuntarō Yanagi as Takatora Samura / The Last Boss
- Nobuaki Kaneko as Takeru Danma / Hatter
- Riisa Naka as Mira Kano
- Ayame Misaki as Saori Shibuki
- Yutaro Watanabe as Kōdai Tatta
Is the Movie Alice in Borderland Based on a Book?
Alice in Borderland is based on Haro Aso's manga series, which was first serialized on the pages of Japan's Shnen Sunday magazines. The novel was later gathered as an 18-volume book series published in Japanese over five years between 2011 and 2016.
Fans of the series will be pleased to learn that the Alice in Borderland manga is finally being translated into English, with the first volume set for release in March 2022 by Viz Media.
The popularity of the Netflix series is likely to have stoked interest in the source material among Western readers, with the show receiving a second wave of viewers following the release of Squid Game.
Alice in Borderland Season 2: Official Trailer
Frequently Asked Questions
How Many Episodes Will in Alice in Borderland?
Even though we don't know how many episodes Season 2 of Alice in Borderland will have yet. Like the last season, we might see at least 8 episodes that last between 41 and 52 minutes.
Where Can I Watch Season 2 of Alice in Borderland?
When the date for Season 2 of Alice in Borderland gets close, the show will only be available on Netflix.