Record of Ragnarok Season 2 has not even been released yet, and the anime is getting all the backlash. This time it is not the audience or an organization that is reverting the project. It is the lone partner of Studio Graphinica that is backing from the sequel. That’s right, Netflix will no longer stream the second season of RoR. As soon as the news hit the internet, fans are making all kinds of speculations regarding the same.
Well, you don’t have to speculate anymore. This article contains all that you must know about the Netflix and RoR conflict. Moreover, now that the July release of the show is in a state of limbo, it is time that fans start looking out for new streaming options. So, here is all that you must know about Record of Ragnarok Season 2.
Why Is Netflix Opting Out?
For now, neither the streamer nor the makers have come out with an official press statement that could answer our queries. However, there are a lot of obvious reasons as to why Netflix does not want to release Record of Ragnarok Season 2. For a start, fans of the original text were heavily disappointed with the sloppy execution of the product. Neither the fight sequences nor the screenwriting did justice to the source material.
Furthermore, handling a concept that involves the portrayal of literal gods is a risky job. Unfortunately, the makers could not stand with the fine line that can cause offense. This led to the show getting unlisted in the catalogs of Netflix India. However, we should also perceive the new season as an opportunity to mend past mistakes. But it looks like Netflix chose to walk away. Let’s see which streaming service joins hands with the makers of Record of Ragnarok Season 2 this time.
Record of Ragnarok Season 2: Release Date
For now, there is no official news regarding the release of the sequel. According to NetflixLife, the critical reception of the show on Netflix has not been commemoratory. Thus, the streamer is backing from lending the platform to Record of Ragnarok Season 2. As for the release date, the July 2021 premiere slate is still in line with Studio Graphinica. We will be sure to update you as soon as a new platform joins hands with the makers.
Are you excited to watch the second season of Record of Ragnarok? Why do you think Netflix is not releasing the second season? Let’s have a fruitful discussion in the comment box below. For more such latest news updates on popular shows, keep coming back to The Anime Daily.