Violet Evergarden is a Japanese Anime series based on the light novel illustrated by Akiko Takase. Taichi Ishidate directs the series.
The show secured a lot of awards in the 5th Kyoto Animations Awards 2014. Season one premiered on January 11, 2018, with 13 episodes.
This victory was the first-ever work that bagged prizes in the field of novel, scenario, and manga. With season one, the series gained a lot of popularity. It even has an English dubbed set with subtitles from Crunchyroll. The show was awarded the best anime of 2019 at the Crunchyroll anime awards.
Notable series also has a spin-off film released in September 2019 in Japan. IMDB has rated this series with an 8.4 out of 10.
Release Date of Violet Evergarden Season 2
Season two of this popular anime was to hit the screens on April 24, 2020. Like the other shows and movies, the release date of the series has been pushed ahead due to the global pandemic happening right now. Hence, we can expect the series to release by the end of this year, depending on the situation.
The Cast for Season 2
The main characters include Yui Ishikawa(Violet Evergarden), Takehito Koyasu(Claudia Hodgins), Daisuke Namikawa(Gilbert Bougainvillea), and Aya Endō(Cattleya Baudelaire). Other casts include Benedict Blue, Erica Brown, and Iris Cannary.
The Plot for Season 2
The series revolves around Violet. In this series, a scientist, Dr. Orland, who uses people to write a novel for his blind wife using Auto Memory Dolls. Violet was a soldier and lost her hands in the war. Later, the story talks about her return to society after the war. Further on, she sets her journey to discover her life after the war and to find meaning for Gilbert’s last words.