Drifters is an anime series originating from Japan. The fantasy-based anime has been loved and cherished all around the world, making instantaneous fans. It was written and illustrated by Kouta Hirano and started its serialization in the Young King Ours magazine in April of 2009. The manga has sold over 1.5 million copies worldwide and in five different languages. The first anime televisions adaptation aired from October 2016 to December 2016.
Drifters Season 2: What is the Storyline?
The “Drifters” are a group of great warriors who have been brought to the unknown world called Murasaki. They are the heroes tasked with protecting the entire world from the opposing group of warriers know as the “Ends”. The Ends’ warriors are made up of many awful creatures, including dragons and giants, who destroy everything in their path and wish to take over the world by killing all of the Drifters.
At the beginning of season 1, the Ends have control of the northern part of the Murasaki continent. They attempt to invade the south through a fortress in a nation called Carneades. At the same time, a group of human magicians native to Murasaki, called the “Octobrist Organization”, attempt to gather all of the individual Drifters to help save their world from the Ends’ total destruction.
Drifters Season 2: What is the Release Date?
After teasing a second season of the anime series at the end of season one’s last episode, a second season has yet to be confirmed.
Drifters Season 2: Who Will the Cast be?
We can expect the majority of our characters from season one to return to the show in season two:
- Shimazu Toyohisa
Known as the main protagonist and based on the real life famed Samurai fighter.
- Nobunaga Oda
Known to be a powerful Japanese warlord who became part of the Drifters.
- Yoichi Suketaka Nasu
Known as a historial Samurai figure, Yochi, who also became part of the Drifters.
- Hannibal Barca
- Scipio Africanus
- Butch Cassidys
- Naoshi Kanno
- Tamon Yamaguchi