YAAAAAAASHASUIIN!!!!!!!!!!! there I said it!. I’ve always wanted to say that!!. Well folks, the second season of Arslan senki is back. Albeit only 8 episodes (according to MAL). From the first episode (on epi 2), if I remember correctly it covers OVA 5 & 6. Which are more fantasy based. I say that because, remember those shadow men that were helping out Hermes (silver mask)?.
Well they get a bit more of a prominent role here. But I’m not to spoilt it for you as to why. They instruct silver mask to obtain a sword. This sword is called Rukhnabad. Wielded by the legendary hero of Pars. I would say more but that is going in to spoiler territory :P. Based on the OVAs, the series will be getting new set of characters introduced, and one in-particularly being Alfreed’ older brother (can’t remember the name though). The 2nd best archer in the world. By saying that I’ll let you guess who is the first. I’ll give you a hint; you’ve already seen this person in action. The other is quite interesting. And it involves Hermes / silver mask.
Trivia; Arslan is an old Turkish name. And it means something. The name is also a deviation for a certain character from a very famous set of books. In the first episode, there is a hint / foreshadowing.
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Have you seen this show?. If so, what are your impressions of it?. What did you like / dislike about the show. If you haven’t, would you consider watching this show?. Let me know down in the comments section below.