Drifters It's an extremely interesting work that has masterfully combined the fantastic element with real characters and others from the sphere of mythology. The first season was so successful that Studio Hoods Entertainment was able to plan a second series.
However, the announcement of Drifters 2 has just turned 3 when in October 2017, at the end of the last episode of the first season, the words "To be continued - second season - see you soon - Tokyo 20XX - Sayonara"which left no room for doubt. The number" 20XX "had hinted at the possibility that the new series wouldn't debut before 2020, and in fact the speculations have finally proven to be true.
At least in the last few hours the famous insider SPY Finally dropped the bomb to announce that the The second season debut is expected in 2021. The time separating the two series may be enough to guarantee Drifters 2 a two-cour distribution with no less than 20 episodes. So we just have to wait for the next few weeks and wait for further confirmation of the highly anticipated return of the adventures of the legendary samurai. JPop, who acquired the rights to the paper counterpart, describes the story as follows:
""After the success of HELLSING, Her Majesty Kohta Hirano returns with DRIFTERS! And the story will never be the same ... Known to the public for hellsing, Kohta Hirano returns with a new manga that conquered the rising sun. After the sensei has given up the ghostly scenarios of the vampire Alucard, he rewrites the Battle of Sekigahara in the 17th century, in which the legendary samurai Shimazu Toyohisa wants to conquer absolute power. However, during the attack, a door opens leading to a dimension that hovers between life and death, making the most feared samurai of the Sengoku era shipwrecked in a new world. With dynamic designs, dark humor and lots of blood, Drifters catapult you into a universe where elves, mythological heroes and historical figures intertwine in a great war for supremacy!""
And are you interested in this second season instead? Let us know with a comment below. But, by the way, what do you think of restoring the Drifters story in our recap of the first series available on Netflix?
The Drifter S2 are planned for 2021 pic.twitter.com/xY2NricHjq- SPY (@Spytrue) 1st December 2020