Fans can now watch the first three minutes of American Gods Season 2 online.
The official American Gods Twitter shared the footage, which gives an exciting peek at what’s in store in the show’s upcoming sophomore season. The video, which also confirms Season 2’s March release date, focuses primarily on Crispin Glover’s Mr. World.
The amusing, vividly colored segment soon shifts into a more mysterious tone and captures the series darker side as well as it’s surreal nature well filling in nicely in place of an actual trailer.
The series centers around Shadow (Ricky Whittle) and his journey alongside Mr. Wednesday (Ian McShane), who in reality is the Norse god Odin trying to recruit an army of other mythical forces to fight a new generation of gods in an apocalyptic battle of some sort to decide what?
Rumors continue regarding multiple problems plaguing the show since the departure of Bryan Fuller and Michael Green’s departure, American Gods has reportedly gotten mired in behind-the-scenes problems, with actors departing the series and showrunner Jesse Alexander forced out after production fell behind schedule and over budget. Still, it’s unclear what these problems might mean for Season 2 and a potential Season 3.
American Gods, starring Ricky Whittle, Emily Browning, Pablo Schreiber, Crispin Glover, Bruce Langley, Yetide Badaki, Ian McShane, Mousa Kraish, Khayyam Kim, Demore Barnes, Orlando Jones, and Chris Obi is scheduled to return for its second season Mar. 10, 2019.
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