Anime is the most popular form of media out there today. One of the most popular Chinese Anime out there is The King’s Avatar. The popular show is based on the novel of the same name. Directed by Ke Xiong, the franchise is gearing up for the launch of the second season. Today, we look at everything we know about The King’s Avatar Season 2!
Release Date: The King’s Avatar Season 2
Many sources expect that The King’s Avatar Season 2 will release in the latter part of 2020. The first season of the show released in 2017. The first few episodes aired in China on April 7, 2017. The franchise continued airing the episodes till April 27 of the same year. The creators also released three new episodes on April 27, 2018. These three episodes aired till March. Nearly two years on, fans are eagerly awaiting the release of the second season.
With the show’s immense popularity, the creators received the go-ahead for the second season almost immediately. However, the show got delayed due to technical issues. Furthermore, the coronavirus pandemic also caught the world in its grip. With the virus showing no signs of slowing down, production got delayed worldwide. With many unprecedented happenings, the show got further delayed. However, many sources expect that the new season will finally drop in 2020.
Cast: The King’s Avatar Season 2
The cast for the upcoming season will remain the same as the previous two seasons. The esport teams shown in the first episode will also return. Ye Xiu, Chen Guo, Tang Ruo and Bao Rongxing will return for Team Happy. Ye’s former teammates, Su Mucheng and Sun Xiang will also make a comeback for Team Excellent Era. Team Blue Rain’s Yu Wenzhou and Huang Shaotian along with Team Samsara’s Zhou Zekai will also reprise their roles.
Wang Jiexi, Gao Yingjle and Qiao Yifan compete under the name, Team Tiny Herb. Team Tyranny’s competitors, Han Wenqing and Zhang Xingjle, will also make appearances as well. We may see many new faces in season two as well. However, no announcement has come yet regarding the cast for the upcoming season. We have to wait for the creators to drop the new season to find out more!
Storyline: The King’s Avatar Series
The entire King’s Avatar series revolves around Ye Xiu. Ye Xiu is a top esports player in China. The King’s Avatar is one of the first shows that focus on the topic of esports. The creators have excelled in elaborating the beauty of online sports games. Ye Xiu was the leader of his team, known as the “Excellent Era.”
Moreover, Ye was also the holder of two accounts, named “One Autumn Leaf” and “Battle God”. However, Ye had to resign from his team when he announced that he didn’t want to contribute to the team’s marketing. Out of work, Ye forced himself to find a job elsewhere.
Ye ended up joining an Internet Cafe as a night manager. Over here, Ye finally started playing the game from scratch. Furthermore, he started building a character to pursue his dream of winning the esports Championship. The three special episodes showcased Ye joining Team Happy. Will he fight against his former team with all his might? We have to wait to find out more!
Plot: The King’s Avatar Season 2
As of yet, nothing much is known about the plot for the upcoming season. The creators have kept its strictly under wraps with no sneak peeks offered to the public. However, we can always speculate. The previous season ended with a nail-biting finish. Furthermore, the three special episodes in 2018 continued the story from there. The creators offered a view of the trendy All-Stars event. Moreover, the creators also revealed the difficulties in the life of a pro player.
The third special episode revealed the formation of Team Happy. Team Happy consists of a host of talented people, including Chen Guo, Tang Rou, and Luo Ji. The former Excellent Era member, Ye Xiu also joined Team Happy. Season two will likely focus a lot more on Team Happy. However, we have to wait for the upcoming season to find out more about it!
Trailer: The King’s Avatar Season 2
Despite the show’s immense popularity, many of you might not have heard of The King’s Avatar before. If you are one of them, don’t worry, we have you covered. The creators have not released the trailer for The King’s Avatar Season 2 yet. They have not made trailers for any of the earlier seasons. However, we have linked one of the most popular fan creations from youtube. The trailer offers a great insight into the epicness of the show. Here is the video in all of its glory! We do have to admit that fans create excellent videos these days!
That’s all for today! Don’t worry; we will keep you posted with updates. Until then, continue reading with us!