Yuri On Ice, the Japanese sports anime that had gained fans on the Internet, could soon return with another season of great ice skating show.
Yuri On Ice season 2 is highly anticipated and fans can’t wait to see what adventures Victor and Yuri will be doing now.
The first season, which looks like it happened years ago, aired in 2016. The story revolves around a young and eager Japanese skater Yuri Katsuki, who is under the wing of legendary Russian figure skating champion Victor Nikiforov. Victor is also another Yuri’s mentor; Russian skater Yuri Plitsetsky. The season follows the two Yuris as they train and compete against each other in the Figure Skating Grand Prix. Yuri On Ice is written by Misuro Kubo and directed by Sayo Yamamoto.
The series was not only a hit with Japanese anime and manga fans, but various real-life skaters like Johnny Weir, Denis Ten, Evgeni Plushenko, and many more are also fans of the anime series. It became a hit with fans due to its beautiful storyline and amazingly choreographed ice skating sequences. The series also garnered a lot of attention due to its description of a same-sex relationship * spoiler alert * between Victor and Yuri K. With the first season being a hit, and fans are now dying to know what season 2 might have. in store for us.
With Season 1 airing in late 2016 and being a huge hit with fans, the producers decided to release a movie. The movie titled Ice Adolescence was released in 2019. However, the studio has yet to announce anything about another season of Yuri On Ice. But, we can be sure that there will be another season considering how popular the first season was. So we can look forward to Season 2, between late 2020 and early 2021.
What we should expect?
Season 2 is likely to go deeper into the relationship between Yuri K and Victor. Things will be quietly interesting as they will no longer be just a mentor and an apprentice. In fact, we can even see the two of them compete against each other in the upcoming Ice Skating Grand Prix, which would be an interesting watch. However, this is all just speculation and we’ll only know what adventures await Victor and Yuri once the second installment comes out.