The Wheel of Time is a progression of high dream books by American writer Robert Jordan, with Brandon Sanderson as a co-writer for the last three books. It was in 1990 when book 1 of the Wheel of Time Series written by Robert Jordan called The Eye of the World was launched. The book received a lot of love from the readers. The series in total has 14 books, the last three however do not come from Robert as he passed away.
The last three were written by Brandon Sanderson. Even though the story is great it could never get the great screen adaptation it deserves. It is only now that people shall witness their beloved book enacted through the tv series of the same name to be premiered on Amazon prime video. The series is being produced by Amazon Studios and Sony Pictures television and has Rafe Judkins, a name you must have heard from Agents of Shield shall be serving as the showrunner.
The Wheel Of Time Season 2 Release Date
The series launched its official complete trailer on 2nd September of 2 minutes 20 seconds for season one and is set to premiere on November 19th. Below is the list of episodes and their release dates: –
- The first episode is called Leave taking and shall release on 19th November.
- The second episode is called Shadow’s waiting and shall release on November 29th itself.
- The third episode as well shall release on 19th November and is called A place of safety.
- The fourth episode called The Dragon Reborn shall be telecasted on November 26th.
- The fifth episode called Blood calls Blood shall be released on December 3.
- The sixth episode called The Flame of Tar Valon shall be released on December 10th.
Season 1 has a total of 8 episodes out of which only the name of these 6 have been released. With all the 8 the series shall run till December 24th.
But to show their complete faith in the great work of Robert Jordan and also the amazing screen adaptation and actor Amazon Studios has renewed the series for a new season even before season 1 is premiered. That’s right. While the season shall begin on November 14, season 2 has already been renewed in May 2021 and the shooting well has started from July 2021. The name of the first episode from the next season is also released. It shall be called A Taste of Solitude.
The directors of the show for season 1 shall be Uta Briesewitz, Wayne Yip, Salli Richardson Whitfield, and Ciaran Donnely.
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The Wheel Of Time Season 2 Characters
The first member to be cast for the show was the star of amazing films like Gone Girl, Pride, and prejudice Rosamund Pike. Further on actor Josha Stradowski was cast for Rand al’Thor, Marcus Rutherford as Perrin Aybara, Alvaro Morte as Logain Ablar, etc. I understand the happiness when you see all your favorite names.
Rosamund Pike is playing an aes Desai which is a group of women who are the only ones that can use magic. Another such character is Priyanka Bose played by Alanna Mosvani.
The Wheel Of Time Season 2 Story
The story is about a woman called Moraine played by Rosamund Pike who is a member of an all-women organization Aes Desai who takes a group of five men and women who lived in the Winespring Inn in Edmond’s field located in the town of two rivers. She takes all these people on adventures all around the world believing that one of them shall be the reincarceration of the Dragon who shall be powerful enough to either save or destroy the whole world.
The series clip updated on Twitter also shows that a lot of weaponry from the books shall be included in the tv series as well. One such is the Heron mark blade. The heron mark is a mark of quality not of the blade but of the blade master that wields it. Only the blade masters are allowed to use this mark on their swords. For people unfamiliar with what a blade master is, blade masters are people who are extremely good at sword fighting. In the video, Amazon shows how the blade is written in the book, how they then designed it and brought it to the set continued by a short glimpse of the blade from a scene in the series.
As per all the trailers yet given it seems like this series will be packed with action, thrill and magic. Also, what is most exciting is to see a world where only women can use magic and they are the sole protectors of the world against all the evil. Be ready and sit close while we wait for November 19th together.