Guillermo del Toro’s third and closing half of the Tales of Arcadia trilogy was supposed to be on Netflix by the top of 2019, however Wizards season one remains to be but to hit Netflix. Thanks to updates from Guillermo del Toro himself we’ve been ready to preserve a tough estimate however in July 2020, we realized that the restricted sequence will likely be on Netflix in August 2020.
Let’s rapidly recap what the Tales of Arcadia franchise is and the way it suits into Dreamworks’ output onto Netflix. Dreamworks’ TV division has been engaged on Netflix titles for a few years now with the earliest titles being launched again in 2013.
One of the Dreamworks initiatives was the Tales of Arcadia franchise which is developed by the legendary producer, Guillermo del Toro. So far, we’ve seen each of the primary two titles shipped and concluded.
Trollhunters launched throughout three seasons between December 2016 earlier than wrapping up in May 2018. 3Below then started in December 2018 and concluded again in July 2019.
As identified by different shops, and the unique announcement, the sequence was initially due out by fall 2019 however by no means materialized. Well, that comes down to manufacturing delays and the bold targets initially set all these years in the past.
When Tales of Arcadia was initially introduced, it got here with a roadmap for the trilogy. You can see that embedded under.
When will Wizards: Tales of Arcadia be on Netflix?
Slipping from its late 2019 release date, Guillermo del Toro confirmed in early 2020 that the sequence can be coming to Netflix in summer time 2020.
That was clarified to be launched in both June or July 2020 again in February.
Wizards will begin in June or July- keep tuned- https://t.co/Fwqtz47fE1
— Guillermo del Toro (@RealGDT) February 24, 2020
However, in early May 2020, del Toro confirmed that the sequence was virtually full however would wish extra time in the oven earlier than its prepared to release. In which case, we’re at present anticipating Wizards to arrive on Netflix both in August or September 2020.
WIZARDS pushes again a month or so! 70% of the episodes are utterly completed however 30% are shifting slowly via post-
— Guillermo del Toro (@RealGDT) May 9, 2020
In early July 2020, it was revealed courtesy of Variety that the restricted sequence will likely be out there on Netflix on August seventh, 2020. We additionally first the primary look screenshot of the upcoming season too.
What to anticipate from Wizards: Tales of Arcadia
From a narrative level of view, Wizards would be the closing chapter in the Tales of Arcadia trilogy. It’s set to be a restricted single sequence that may “tie up Arcadia origins and mythology”.
Here’s the official synopsis from Netflix themselves:
The trolls, aliens and wizards residing in Arcadia face off in an apocalyptic battle for management of their magical world. Created by Guillermo del Toro.
In addition, we’ve been teased that many of the characters from Trollhunters and 3Below will likely be returning for Wizards together with each mates and former foes.
Why solely a single season? Only Guillermo del Toro can reply that however he has teased that it’s going to be action-packed.
WIZARDS (coming to Netflix this Summer)is, sure, one season however now we have packed it with a lot! And the work of our workforce makes us all super-proud. And then- then, there will likely be surprising (joyful) issues to come…
— Guillermo del Toro (@RealGDT) May 15, 2020
While we’re ready for an actual release date for Wizards, you possibly can examine how the sequence was initially meant to be a live-action sequence. Also, should you love Guillermo del Toro take a learn of our preview of his upcoming Netflix movie, Pinnochio.